Energy is not the only commodity suffering from overconsumption. Water consumption and waste volumes must also be measured and reduced in order to curb costs and protect the environment.
It is important to increase recycling rates so that more resources can be returned to the cycle. It is also more expensive to dispose of unsorted waste than sorted waste.
The first step towards making savings is taking control. Next we can set savings targets and draw up a plan for how to reach them. We can track the results by using a monitoring system that shows current usage and by keeping carbon accounts.