12 Feb '12, 11pm

How Businesses Can Go Green: But, as we explore in the examples below, going green and cost savings isn't always...

Businesses around the world and across the U.S. are coming to realize that many of the steps they’re taking to reduce their environmental impact actually have a cost benefit for their company. But, as we explore in the examples below, going green and cost savings isn’t always as straightforward as turning off the lights at night. As Peter O’Tool, a spokesperson for General Electric puts it, “It’s [about] both great business and a good business – great in that it is generating real orders and revenue … and good in the burnishing effect our initiatives have had on both our brand and our business.” Here are three ways businesses, large and small, are going green and saving money. Cutting energy use and waste This is one of the most immediate and obvious ways businesses are lowering their impact and making significant cost savings. As fossil fuels increase in price and taxes o...

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