7 Ways to Green Your Business

June 18, 2014

Did you know?

  • Lighting expenses make up as much as 50 percent of the average commercial building's energy bill.
  • Air-conditioning units are a prime energy waster, since the average air duct system leaks 15 to 20 percent.
  • According to San Diego’s Office of Sustainability, three well-placed trees can save up to 30 percent of a building’s cooling costs.
  • Most screen savers keep monitors running at full power.

Reducing the amount of energy your company is consuming can be as simple as changing the light bulbs or planting a tree. For more information on ways to save, read the entire Inc.com article: “7 Ways to Green Your Business.

The Michigan Chambers Utility & Telecom Savings program can help you to identify other ways to save money on your utility and telecommunications bills. Through our exclusive partnership with Tenurgy, we are able to perform a thorough analysis of your utility billing, leading to past financial recovery and ongoing monthly savings.