Being environmentally conscious is an obligation to our children and our world. How we act now will affect our world now and in the future. At Encore, we strive to decrease our impact on the world by reducing, reusing and recycling as much as we can. Keeping these principles in mind when purchasing and putting procedures in place. It takes many small steps to follow the green path.
Green Energy Tools
Below are a list of helpful tools and applications that we commonly use to increase productivity and the quality of projects and office tasks regarding green energy.
Energy Calculator – This calculator can help you approximate the amount of electricity you use each month, and estimate your costs.
Energy Star– Choosing ENERGY STAR qualified products that have a Most Efficient 2016 designation will help consumers reduce their energy bills, motivate manufacturers to innovate, and help with the environment by reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Thinking about purchasing new equipment? See the most efficient of 2016.
ecoENERGY – Natural Resources Canada’s ecoENERGY Efficiency for Buildings program provides tools and information to improve the energy performance of new and existing commercial and institutional buildings – supporting Canada’s commitment to clean energy and energy efficiency.
Green Christmas Gift Ideas
Here are some ideas on how to make your holiday more sustainable. Remember to get off to a good start by taking your reusable shopping bags with you when you head to the stores.
Summer Energy Saving Tips
Here are some energy saving tips that could help your business save on your energy expenses during the summer and all year round.
Make Office Greening a Community Project
We all know how important it is to think green for the sake of our planet and save money at the same time. Most people think about being greening at home, but many don’t think about greening at the office. The fact is that the office environment offers many great opportunities to go green and save.