Small business guide to increasing energy efficiency and reducing waste
Investing in energy efficiency and waste reduction can be a win-win for Australian small businesses. Here are some cost-effective ways for small businesses and sole traders to take the next step.
By implementing energy efficient and waste reduction practices, small businesses of all types and sizes can conserve resources and save on operating costs, while also helping to attract customers and clients who value social responsibility.
Being a responsible operator can also help a small business differentiate itself from competitors. From increasing recycling opportunities to installing energy-efficient appliances, there are lots of simple ways for small businesses to make an impact.
Small businesses and sole traders investing in energy efficiency through solar panels, batteries, electric vehicles and other energy assets should consider if they have appropriate small business insurance coverage in place.