Reducing energy costs by $2,000 for a grocery or convenience store with 2% profit margin equates to $100,000 in sales. Even with a profit margin of 4%, energy savings of $2,000 equates to $50,000 in sales. British Energy Saving Technology (BEST) partner Kohort Energy helps food retailers reduce costs via energy management solutions with a guaranteed ROI.
To identify energy waste, 7-Eleven Denmark has been working with BEST partner IQ Energy Nordic, which conducted a single-store proof of concept:
26,500 kWh saved | 12.9% energy savings63% ROI – payback period of 19 months