Enerby management is defined in general as the methods of saving power in areas where there is energy consumption, from businesses to residences and other communities. Aside from providing aid in our environmental conservation, this field is also important in business practices and in the field of research, considering that the information it gives becomes vital to the preservation of our environment and in the way we live. In this field, there are processes involved, from the monitoring to the controlling and conserving of the use of power in either a workplace or in a home.
This management usually starts with the measurement of routine gas or electricity consumption in a workplace or home, then analyzing the usage of power, and estimation of how power use and how waste can be reduced. The determination of consumption data is taken on when the energy is used the most and how much power during down times is wasted, and the time frame would be based on whole day, week and month. Adept in finding innovative solutions are the professionals in this field who can find solutions that are innovative enough to reduce waste, and would also suggest the replacement of faulty equipment, or in building construction, suggest to improve a critical element like thermal insulation. For this kind of management to be successful, there is a long term monitoring of the processes that would lead to an improved efficiency in the work area or as a whole the building.
With energy management, the awareness of employees is raised and will make them realize that there is a need to conserve power as they function they daily works. A comprehensive approach is therefore required from these skilled practitioners as they conduct and develop the processes of this kind of management.
Power suppliers of gas and electricity also make use of this energy management, not only the consumers, because they need to ensure that they are generating enough power in order to meet the requirements of their customers. With large areas like states or countries being supplied by these power suppliers, they usually use processes that are at a level of high sophistication.
Another important reason why energy management has to be practiced is that there will be a reduction of costs in a company, and given that prices now of fuel is constantly on the rise and coupled with a decrease of fuel supply globally, there will be a reduction of a sudden lack of energy which is risky for consumers.
Not only will costs be reduced, by practicing this management, the emissions of carbon will also be reduced. For industries producing carbon emissions at great quantity, they are being pressured to develop work practices that are more sustainable.