Energy management refers to the reduced consumption of energy by the people. Energy conservation is a different concept when compared with efficient energy use and both are considered to be energy saving techniques. Benefits that are gained by the conservation of energy are many and some of them could be described as increased environmental excellence, national sanctuary and individual financial security. It also drops the energy expenses by stopping future resource exhaustion. Energy conservation needs to be promoted among the citizens of countries in order to prevent any negative consequences to be faced in the future.
In order to reduce the consumption of energy, some nations hire energy or carbon taxes, while some other countries impose tax on all energy intake. Imposing taxes will eventually reduce the environmental penalties arising from energy creation. This method has become a very effective energy saving plan that has been introduced.
The energy maintenance in a building could be done by the method of introduction of energy reviews. The primary purpose of carrying out an energy audit is to inspect and analyze the of energy usage of a building. This may require trained professionals, but with the recent development in technology it has enabled the home owners to perform their own audits. Home energy saving could be done accurately by the use of energy audits.
The use of carbon emitting fuels in vehicles for transportation has led to various environmental and health hazards. Walking and cycling can greatly reduce energy consumed for transportation since they do not require any carbon emitting fuels to supply power and also is very beneficial to uplift the well being of an individual.
Most of the consumers are highly unaware of the large amounts of energy that is being consumed by the products which they purchase at the market. Most of the consumers tend to use equipments that consume a large amount of energy mainly due to low prices offered, various tactics used by the companies which manufacture these products and the negligence of the consumers about the energy consumption by the product.
Energy conservation techniques by the countries
Most of the countries in the Asian continent has implemented various methods and techniques to reduce the large amounts of consumption of energy which leads to various environmental and health hazards. Most of the countries in the American continent and Europe are considered to be one of the major polluters of the environment together with China due to the presence of large amount of chemical factories.