Colt UK advises on how to improve energy efficiency in factories

Colt’s expertise in maximising energy efficiency in industrial buildings is put to the test daily as its specialists carry out surveys of customers’ facilities and provide solutions to improve their performance. This service is in such demand, that the team published in its blog a 5-step plan to assess the potential for improvement in a factory’s energy efficiency. The advice has proved extremely popular, with the article becoming the most read post in the blog.

The advice focuses on looking at the day-to-day running of the factory with a fresh eye, challenging habits staff may have gradually fallen into over the years. Starting from the analysis of energy use graphs, it looks at optimising lighting, fixing leaks in air lines, reusing waste heat and the possibility of generating energy with solar panels.

Read the blog article (Colt UK)