13 Sep '11, 8pm

The Energy Behind Facebook's Many On-Campus Perks

The Energy Behind Facebook's Many On-Campus Perks

Facebook offers some fabulous amenities to its employees. These perks include cafeterias that serve three meals a day and a robust transportation program that keeps a large and ever-growing percentage of employees out of their cars. The company is planning even more offerings, including a state-of-the-art fitness center and additional food options, as it moves to its expansive new campus in Menlo Park, CA. These amenities keep employees happy and healthy, and help make their lives easier by reducing the need to run errands throughout the workday. Food is Energy I am one of a team of three EDF Climate Corps fellows at Facebook this summer, working to make a business case for investments in energy efficiency. Given the important role that amenities play in Facebook's corporate culture, our team was excited to take on the task of examining how these services could be more ene...

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