Be Green at Work!
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off lights during the day.
You can save energy & reduce
stress by using natural light.”
September, 2008, Rutgers University launched the largest solar energy program
The 7 acre solar “farm” will
generate 10% of the Livingston
Campus’ electrical demand, reducing
carbon dioxide (CO2)
emissions by 1,200 tons annually. It
will save Rutgers $200,000 in its first year of operation, and an
estimated $300,000 thereafter.
Press Release from
University. Obtained from
keep the window closed when the air
conditioner or heat is on. I
also unplug chargers and appliances
when they are not in use.”
reuse paper that could be discarded
by cutting it up and using the
pieces instead of post-it notes.”
March 2, 2010
shut my PC down every night.”
your car off if you’re going to be
idle for more than one minute.
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