1.6.11 Allow employees to work from home on alternate days

1.6.11 Allow employees to work from home on alternate days

Description

Give the employees an option to work from home on alternate days. With Virtual Private Network (VPN) technology, an employee can connect to office network safely and securely.

Benefits

  • With fewer employees in office, less lighting and HVAC would be required

  • Technology gives employees advantage of flexible work arrangements

  • Employee´s transport energy savings

Limitations

  • Occupant acceptance (both employers and employees)

  • It is not possible in all type of jobs

Economic assessment

Zero investment.

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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