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Energy and Environmental Management

Serco offers a full range of world-class services aimed at reducing an organisation’s costs, carbon and environmental impacts, while improving operational efficiency and enhancing reputation.

Serco’s Energy and Environmental Management services range from the provision of expert technical advice via our specialist support team through to the installation of cutting-edge technology and the total management and delivery of an organisation’s energy and environmental performance.

Our team of leading specialists provide support to organisations in the design, implementation and delivery of improvement programs across the energy and environmental management spectrum. 

Typical assignments include:

  • Energy procurement advice and client purchasing
  • Technical energy assessments and investment grade audits
  • Review of Building Management Systems and plant optimisation
  • Installation of efficient technologies and advanced monitoring systems
  • Waste minimisation and management plans
  • Employee engagement and behavioural change

Facility snapshots

External view of Zayed University building in Middle East

Zayed University, United Arab Emirates

Serco assisted the Zayed University in Dubai achieve a year-on-year power consumption saving of 27%, as part of a package of utility management initiatives. Activities included a major revision of campus lighting services, involving a reprogramming of the building lighting management system and the installation of lighting timers and sensors. Improved programming of the Building Management System controlling HVAC set points reduced energy and chilled water consumption. The installation of tap aerators and metering on the grounds irrigation system assisted in reducing water consumption by 38%. Serco’s energy efficiency forum continues to work with campus staff to identify new opportunities for improvement and maintain the gains already made.

External view of Hertfordshire County Council building and car park

Hertfordshire County Council, United Kingdom

Serco assisted Hertfordshire County Council in the UK to achieve significant improvements in energy efficiency, surpassing its carbon reduction targets. Working with the council, Serco developed an energy management program that helped reduce annual energy consumption at the main council campuses by 30% and cut carbon emissions by 28%, while also mitigating future increases in energy prices. The program also achieved in excess of £1m in cost savings in 2018, an annual cost reduction of 29%.

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