Sustainability remains a concern for the industry, as plastic manufacturers face increasing pressure to work toward a carbon net zero future.
Medium and large manufacturers can make significant impacts on their sustainability journeys, one such way is by having a clear energy strategy in place.
80% of manufacturing firms are seeing commercial benefits from implementing environmentally responsible programmes, and 37% of firms said they had achieved reduced operational costs.
Insight from Benchmarking Sustainability – Barclays.
INTELLIGENT ENERGY PROCUREMENT
An intelligent step towards carbon net zero is to use renewable energy sources in production.
Whether you use plastic extrusion, injection moulding, rotational moulding, or other plastic manufacturing processes, reduce carbon emissions significantly with clean, renewable energy.
Our energy traders will work with you to determine the best contract for your company’s needs, whether it’s a fixed energy contract with a set budget, a risk managed flexible energy contract or a flexible energy basket.
END TO END ENERGY MANAGEMENT
Switching to renewable energy isn’t the only way the plastics industry can become more sustainable.
A bespoke energy management solution that works with your budget and efficiency requirements, can see a significant reduction in your energy consumption and ensure your plastics processes are energy efficient.
Our monitoring solution lets you monitor facility performance, review energy demand and identify behavioural change improvements to name a few areas. Explore Energy Management as a Service™ (EMaaS) solution for more information.
DRIVE VALUE THROUGH COMPLIANCE
Plastic manufacturers can gain significant value through schemes and mandatory reporting – be it financial gains or Corporate Social Responsibility.
Our team of energy managers and compliance experts will ensure all evidence is correct and meets the regulator requirements.
Our compliance team are experts in:
- Carbon Tax Exemptions
- ESG policy and TCFD
“Our business uses a lot of different machinery and the portal allows us to view energy output per machine, this makes it so easy to find any machines that may need servicing or replacing. Without the portal, it would take a major fault to notice this.”
24/7 Plastic Moulding Company