The summertime heat can sometimes make offices energy inefficient. Take a look at these four tips on how to reduce the energy used in the office. Have the whole team make an effort to change the way the office is run!
1. Use energy saving power strips
Plug your computer, cell phone charger, printer, and TV all into an energy efficient power strip instead of a normal power strip. This will reduce the amount of energy you’re using quickly!
2. Use natural lighting
Open the blinds in your office and use to natural sunlight to light up the room. This will save on electricity, brighten the atmosphere and keep employees awake and upbeat!
3. Unplug electronics when you are out of the office
Make sure to unplug devices like computers and printers before a long weekend or a vacation. This will ensure that your office is using the least amount of energy possible while you are away.
4. Make sure air vents are not blocked
Ensure that your office’s air conditioning is efficient by making sure that furniture such as bookshelves and file cabinets aren’t blocking air conditioning vents. This will allow for better airflow and more efficient office cooling.