1.5.14 Use of networking printers

1.5.14 Use of networking printers


The measure proposes to reduce the number of personal printers and replace them with a common networking one, saving significant a amount of energy.


  • Energy savings

  • Reduce maintenance costs

  • Discourage paper wasting


  • The responsibility of turning off the printer during the night and weekend shall be assigned to one of the users to avoid energy waste

Economic assessment

The measure is economically viable if the printers which have to be replaced are inefficient and need to be changed.

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Environment or playable world:

  • Residential

  • Academic

  • Offices

  • All

Carried out by:

  • Public building users

  • Owners

  • Operators

  • All

Reduce consumption of:

  • Heating

  • Cooling

  • DHW

  • Lighting

  • Electric devices

Type of driver:

  • Physical environmental

  • Contextual

  • Psychological

  • Physiological

  • Social

Time framework:

  • Short term
  • Long term

Type of measure:

  • Envelope
  • HVAC
  • DHW
  • Lighting
  • Electrical devices
  • Other
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