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1.5.39 Defrost food naturally instead of using the microwave

1.5.39 Defrost food naturally instead of using the microwave Description To obtain maximum savings by defrosting food in the fridge during the night instead of using the microwave. Benefits By avoiding the use of the microwave significant savings in electricity can be reached The frosted food [...]

2018-01-22T08:54:37+00:00

1.5.40 Disconnect the fridge in case it is not working for long times

1.5.40 Disconnect the fridge in case it is not working for long times Description Disconnect the fridge if it is not going to be used for long periods, e.g. during holiday. Benefits Significant electricity savings during the period of switching off Reduction of electricity bills [...]

2018-01-22T08:54:48+00:00

1.5.41 Dry hair naturally

1.5.41 Dry hair naturally Description Let dry your hair naturally or with a towel instead of using hair dryer Benefits Reduce electricity consumption Reduce hair damages Limitations User acceptance In winter and for people with long hair, avoiding the use of [...]

2018-01-22T08:55:13+00:00

1.6.1 Pressing one button to call the lift in case there are several ones

1.6.1 Pressing one button to call the lift in case there are several ones Description If there are several elevators with more than one button to call, it is enough with pressing one of them to prevent unnecessary rides of the elevators. Benefits The energy saving potential [...]

2018-01-22T08:57:55+00:00

1.6.4 Sensitizing of occupants through workshops

1.6.4 Sensitizing of occupants through workshops Description Information, education and awareness of the occupants of the building will be a tool of vital importance to ensure the operability of any energy management improvement plan of the building. Benefits The savings potential is between 10-20% [...]

2018-01-22T08:59:24+00:00

1.6.6 Optimization of the conditions of the electric bill

1.6.6 Optimization of the conditions of the electric bill Description Perform continuous monitoring of electrical bills and their suitability for consumption and market conditions. Although it does not save energy, it is very important from the economic point of view. Benefits Less expensive electricity rates Proper [...]

2018-01-22T09:00:28+00:00

1.6.7 Create reminders and promotional materials to raise awareness

1.6.7 Create reminders and promotional materials to raise awareness Description Successful marketing campaigns are vital to raise awareness. Gentle reminders in the form of emails will reinforce the request to comply with energy efficiency practices, as well as weekly or monthly newsletters that offer advice and reward for participation. [...]

2018-01-22T09:01:00+00:00

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 [...]

2018-01-22T09:02:09+00:00

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 [...]

2018-01-22T09:02:22+00:00

2.2.5 Installation of Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs) on motors

2.2.5 Installation of Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs) on motors Description VFDs efficiently meet airflow or water flow variation requirements by adjusting the frequency and voltage of the power supplied to an AC motor to enable it to operate over a wide range of rotational speeds. External sensors monitor flow, liquid levels, or [...]

2018-01-23T09:41:03+00:00