The Sydney Arms is a large, traditional pub on the fringes of Dorchester town centre. With five staff, long opening hours and appliances on all day, there was plenty of potential to make savings on their energy use. With the help of Business Energy Insight™, they found that replacing some light fittings, swapping other fittings around and upgrading the hand-dryers, made a significant difference to their bottom line.Location: Dorchester, Dorset
Rick Green, owner, The Sydney Arms
* Source: Business Energy Insight™ report for The Sydney Arms, 1 December – 29 February 2012.
** Source: The Sydney Arms Energy Audit Report produced by Utilitywise Ltd on 19 January 2012. Company profile information provided by Utilitywise Ltd.
*** Savings obtained from monitoring consumption data over a minimum period of 40 days and modelled over a 12 month period. Financial savings based on an estimated average p/kWh. Calculated savings are liable to differ under alternative monitoring periods.
**** Source: Taken from transcript of interview conducted with The Sydney Arms.