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Energy management excluded from the boardroom

According to research by business-to-business consultancy energyTEAM, leaders of medium-sized businesses in the UK are not taking responsibility for energy management within their organisations.Instead, this function is delegated to less senior personnel - such as facilities managers, health and safety officers or operations managers - in two-thirds of companies with over 50 employees. "While energy management may have been rightly viewed as an operational task in the past, increased focus o