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Case Studies

Water charge rebate

Water charge rebate

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DATA LINE: CANCELLED OR NOT? OBM SECURED A CREDIT OF £22,300 FOR OUR CLIENT

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ELECTRICITY, ROLLED OVER UTILITY RATES ON A LARGE SITE OBM SAVED OUR CLIENT £15,000

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Overcharges on Electricity

The importance of carefully checking invoices was brought home to a Sheffield company recently. At one of their sites, 4 new meters were installed by British Gas to replace the existing 3 meters. When the next invoice arrived client was shocked to find it was for the sum of £19,380!

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County Cricket Club

The County Cricket Club is now regarded highly as a venue for high class County Cricket as well as International Cricket. The ground is a real fortress for the County with the second largest playing area in England. At its busiest it plays host to International Matches attracting in excess of 15,000 spectators.

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Electricity

A business based in Perth, Scotland approached RDL as they were unhappy with the rates they were paying on one of their electricity supplies.

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Electricity

A college in Southern England called in an ACMC member. One of the recommendations concerned changing electricity supplier, which produced a saving of 35% worth £36,000 per year.

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Gas

A firm of lawyers paid their gas supplier promptly each time a bill was sent to them. An ACMC member was engaged to review the utility costs of the practice.

The gas consumption looked suspiciously high. An investigation revealed that the modern gas meter already recorded consumption in cubic metres. The supplier's bills showed the readings in 100's of cubic feet.

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Water

A client operating a large swimming pool used by paraplegic Olympic athletes asked one of our members to review the charges levied by the water company.

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Telecoms

A review of the telephone costs of a large theme park by one of our members, uncovered a significant number of redundant emergency lines from various parts of the site to the boardroom. These had all been superceded and replaced through the issue and use of mobile phones by staff.

The redundant lines were cancelled saving £1500 per year.

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