12 Jan '12, 1pm

4 Tips on Guiding Employees to Greener Energy Habits

4 Tips on Guiding Employees to Greener Energy Habits

"Most notable is the degree to which the support of upper management, which is strongly stressed in all of the reviewed cases, proves to be critical to the development and success of an energy behavior program in the workplace," Bin said in the report. Bin also noted that the most successful efforts integrated strong programs focused on behavior in broader, often comprehensive, sustainability projects. The Green the Capitol program, for example, saw a 74 percent reduction in carbon emissions within 18 months of its launch as a result of combined efforts that included using energy efficient equipment and products, changing the types of fuel used and changing behavior. The Empire State Building, the site of a much-publicized retrofit and an innovative green leasing/tenant management program , expects to reduce energy use by 31 percent. Another ACEEE report, which is being re...

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