If you have a metered water supply, reducing your water intake reduces what you pay for water, waste and drainage.
If you have an unmetered water supply, you could also investigate changing to a metered supply. This might let you gain directly by reducing your water use.
Collecting, treating and transferring clean water to your business requires extensive infrastructure and uses a large amount of energy. Scottish Water (the wholesale supplier of services to the market) is the largest single consumer of electricity in Scotland. Reducing your water use helps you and the wider environment.
As a customer, we can help you investigate ways of reducing your water use. We can also investigate ways of providing you with an alternative source of potable and non-potable water.