When you’re sending around the maintenance crews with their utility carts to make energy efficient adjustments to your building, you’re not only going to save your bottom line some money, your company will also reap the benefits.
According to the Boston Business Journal, a more energy efficient work environment can actually improve overall company morale, which in turn can boost overall productivity. The news provider reports that by using energy efficient lights, the brightness allows for better visibility, which helps employees see better.
It’s not just workers who are able to reap the benefits of environmentally friendly practices, but customers as well. The news provider reports that people who are environmentally conscious may be more likely to shop with a business that does the same.
Of course, there are monetary benefits as well. Natural Resources Canada reports that energy usage is one of the easiests costs for a business to control. The news provider reports that these kinds of adjustments can increase a building’s overall value should you ever want to lease space. You may want to consider hiring maintenance crews that have experience in energy efficient practices so they know what to look for when making the rounds.
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