Case Study – Energy Management Support for a major UK car manufacturer

Sector: Industrial Sector

Project: Energy Management Support for a Major UK Car Manufacturer

Background

 

The leading UK manufacturer needed to fully understand their energy use, identifying where and how much was being used and where energy was being wasted.The client wanted ongoing, independent support to methodically reduce their consumption, whilst simultaneously reviewing and reporting the energy used in their manufacturing process.

 

Solutions

 

After detailed anaylsis, and utilising Ecopare’s Lean Energy Management approach, a number of projects were put forward and swiftly implemented that included changes to business processes, manufacturing routines, capital investment

 

Outcomes

 

The successful introduction and implementation of an Energy Management System in line with ISO 50001 that gives continuous control of the energy used throughout the manufacturing plant.

Changed production routines that minimised energy losses with improved output.

Change of lighting to LED reducing energy, maintenance costs and infrastructure impact.