Archive for September, 2012

Going Green in the Office Place

Believe it or not, it’s easier to turn the office green and even save some green along the way. You might not believe it with so many people operating at any one given time, but there are a few things you can do and implement that will pay off in the long-run.

1. New energy provider. Some green energy providers are actually cheaper to do business with because of their lack of reliance on old and dwindling energy sources. You can Texas Energy Companies or anywhere else in the country and you are bound to stumble across these groups that make use of renewable energy. Do your research. You might save more than you think.

2. Motion-detecting lights. These are getting quite popular in the modern office these days because of how sophisticated they are and how they can save money. Just like the name suggests, these lights only turn on when someone is present and moving about the room. Now you don’t have to worry about employees leaving the lights on all the time.

3. Recycling program. So much paper is wasted in the office world that it’s criminal not to have a recycling program. Contact your local municipality to figure out how to get the ball rolling on that.

And those are just a few ways you can turn the office green.


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