Will the FD buy into your energy business case?

Jes Rutter, Managing Director JRP Solutions, Chairman of the Independent Energy Consultants Group (IECG) of ESTA

Posted on 15 May 2017.

One of the biggest challenges facing those charged with managing energy is the effective engagement of the key decision makers, particularly where capital investment is needed.

Indeed, one of the universal findings of the thousands of ESOS Audits recently completed was the lack of awareness within the board rooms of UK Plc of the opportunity that energy offers organisations. 

It often seems that the board is prepared to invest considerable resource in making small savings in material and production costs, but is not prepared to consider that significantly more money could be added to the bottom line by an organisation becoming more energy efficient. 

Why is the message not getting through to the people who make the investment decisions?

To read the full article published in the April/May issue of The Energyst, please download the pdf here.