1.6.10 Implementation of a compressed work schedule

1.6.10 Implementation of a compressed work schedule

Description

A compressed work schedule allows an employee to work a traditional 35-40 hour workweek in less than the traditional number of workdays.

Benefits

  • Reduce energy consumption

  • Employee’s ability to better manage their personal responsibilities

  • Employee´s transport energy savings

  • Additional day off for employees while preserving their full-time income

Limitations

  • Occupant acceptance (both employers and employees)

  • Not possible in all type of jobs

Economic assessment

Zero investment.

References and best practices

Image gallery

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
Print to PDF
Print this page
2018-01-22T09:02:09+00:00