US state targets reduction in business energy consumption

Switch energy supplier to cut your winter bills down to size

Compare energy deals and switch to save up to £477* on your bills

in partnership with Banner uswitch

Looking to switch your business energy supplier? Click here

*Between 1 Jan 2019 and 30 June 2019, at least 10% of people who switched energy supplier for both gas & electricity with uSwitch saved £477 or more.

The US state of Oregon is aiming to improve its power consumption rates and cut down on business energy bills in the process.

According to Press Publications, city-owned buildings will be the target of a new scheme designed to make them more eco-friendly and reduce payments.

Mayor Mike Seferian recently told a council meeting his aim is to tackle rising heating, lighting and cooling costs in administrative properties.

"My goal is to see if we can upgrade our physical plant to save money for the taxpayers, make the building more comfortable and actually spend no money," he is quoted as saying.

Some firms and organisations may like to take the advice of James Strawbridge, eco-campaigner, TV presenter and author, who this week suggested windows can hold the key to lowering invoices.

He identified old and poor frames as being one area within a home or business premises that can allow warmth and energy to escape.

Posted by Anne Yevel

Click here to run an energy price comparison, and see if you could be paying less for your gas and electricity.

Cookies help us deliver our services. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies. Learn more