Reduce Your Electricity Costs with Power Factor Correction

I was in the office of a successful textiles entrepreneur while on business in Durban a few years ago. He wanted my advice on a proposal he had received for a power factor correction system. “Show me your bills for the last 12 months”, I asked. He had them readily on hand, and after about 20 Read more about Reduce Your Electricity Costs with Power Factor Correction[…]

Understand Demand Charges and Slash Your Electricity Bills

Electricity bills for industrial sites typically contain a number of cost elements, but of these the most important are energy charges and demand charges. Energy charges are proportional to the amount of energy consumed (in kWh), but can also vary based on when the energy is used (so called “time-of-use”) and the time of year Read more about Understand Demand Charges and Slash Your Electricity Bills[…]