Facilities Management – an environmental focus.

This month, Edge Efficiency is featured in the UKs foremost facilities management magazine, FMUK.

A collaboration with Connected Energy an advance energy storage solutions company, Edge Efficiency examines how companies should approach their business from an energy efficiency perspective by placing sustainability at the heart of their facilities management operations.

Edge produced a simple 10 point plan to assist businesses implement minimise energy-use reduction in a systematic manner.

  1. Look at buildings from the outside-in
  2. Look at workflow and staff movement
  3. Make simple swaps and upgrades
  4. Look at the internal building configuration
  5. Review the existing heating system
  6. Identify energy cost hot-spots
  7. Analyse your electricity bill
  8. Explore complementary clean energy options
  9. Project your energy consumption
  10. Review your physical space

 John N. Pickup B(Arch), RIBA, ARB

RIBA Client Design Adviser

Director EDGE Efficiency and MAD Yorkshire’s Environmental Solutions Expert