The Azimuth Project
Commercial (Rev #1)

Commercial carbon reduction measures

In descending order of effectiveness:

  • Photocopiers – energy management

  • Printers – energy management

  • Monitors – energy management

  • Computers – energy management

  • Fax machine switch off

  • Vending machines – energy management

  • Most energy efficient monitor PC only

  • Most energy efficient monitor

  • Lights – turn off lights for an extra hour

  • Lights – sunrise-sunset timers

  • Lights – basic timer

  • Heating – more efficient air conditioning

  • Lights – light detectors

  • Stairwell timer

  • Compressed air

  • Presence detector

  • Heating – programmable thermostats

  • Heating – optimising start times

  • Heating – reducing room temperature

  • Biomass boilers with RHI

  • Most energy efficient fridge-freezer

  • Heating – TRVs fully installed

  • Most energy efficient flat roof insulation

  • Heating – most energy efficient boiler

  • Biomass district heating with RHI

  • Lights – metal halide floodlights

  • Lights – IRC tungsten-halogen – spots

  • Most energy efficient pitched roof insulation

  • Most energy efficient cavity wall insulation

  • Air source heat pump with RHI

  • Most energy efficient freezer

  • Most energy efficient fridge

  • Ground source heat pump with RHI

  • Lights – most energy efficient replacement 26mm

  • Motor – 4 pole motor – EFF1 replace 4 pole

  • Lights – HF ballast

  • Most energy efficient external wall insulation

  • Solar thermal (inc RHI)most energy efficient double glazing

  • Lights – most energy efficient replacement tungsten

  • Variable speed drives

  • Most energy efficient double glazing (replace old double glazing)