Reducing energy consumption lowers costs, releases funds to be spent in other areas and helps to reduce the volume of harmful greenhouse gases being released into the atmosphere.
National Energy Audit
At the start of Shrinking the Footprint the Church of England and The Carbon Trust produced a report to help with the environmental management of these buildings. In 2012/13 a further audit was produced based on data collected through an online energy management system.
See also - Renewable Energy Appraisal 2008