An energy management information system can deliver energy improvement through the accurate definition of targets and calculated lost opportunity costs.
In the hydrocarbon sector, saving energy is the most reliable way to reduce operating costs and improve margins in a volatile market. Energy projects have a lower risk profile as they are less dependent upon relative prices of different products. Saving energy will always save money; today, tomorrow and next year. Energy projects will:
In this paper we consider the drivers to reduce energy consumption, challenges and opportunities, the benefits of an energy management system and KPIs.