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1.5.7 Use and manage properly the energy consumption of printers and photocopiers

1.5.7 Use and manage properly the energy consumption of printers and photocopiers

Description

When printing or photocopying documents, it is convenient to carry out printing works at double-side and in draft quality mode.

Benefits

  • Simple, energy savings between 10% and 20% can be achieved with proper training

  • Paper, toner and water are also saved

  • Avoid internal heat gains

Limitations

  • Occupant acceptance

  • Sometimes it is necessary to print in normal or best mode and to use only one side of the paper

Economic assessment

The cost is zero, although it is convenient to train and inform properly employees on these issues.

References and best practices

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CHARACTERIZATION

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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