Keen to lower energy costs? You’re not alone. For businesses, there are three ways to tackle savings.

  1. Implement energy efficiency savings
  2. Negotiate a better deal
  3. Actively manage demand

Tips for getting a better deal

Start by researching the market to get a feel for the best times to negotiate or enter into new contracts.

The aim is to make procurement decisions at a time when you believe electricity is trading cheaper than it is likely to be in the future. This assessment could be done by a staff member who has time to analyse the market, but there are also intermediaries who can monitor pricing and advise on windows on your behalf.

Case studies

  • Amcor Limited - Energy Procurement

    Amcor Limited takes a proactive approach to energy procurement. Issues which drive energy prices are closely monitored, and the company...