Energy prices are climbing and showing no sign of slowing down,
what energy-saving solutions can you apply to your workplace? PVC Strip offers some sound advice.
By: Piranha Digital
Offices constantly have appliances running throughout the day, from PCs, desk fans, radios, and printers – it is easy to see how energy bills are sky high! It's often a necessity that these items are switched on, however, it can be very costly. If your workplace makes a conscious effort to switch appliances off when not in use, you will be surprised at the energy savings you can make.
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Companies are introducing measures wherever possible to keep energy bills low, whilst maintaining a reputable carbon footprint and a "green" image. To counterbalance energy price increases we must try to prevent heat loss in industrial and commercial environments. There are two ways to do this: Insulate and then protect.
Insulation is a primary factor in relation to heat loss and must be investigated extensively. Insulate your roofs, wall panels, offices, and access points to ensure heat is retained wherever possible. To achieve maximum efficiencies however we should also consider introducing PVC strip curtains in areas of high footfall/traffic as a means of protection against energy loss. Internal and External Doors that are constantly open to allow traffic and pedestrians access, will cost you greatly, as the cold air enters the building and the warm air escapes or vice versa the air-conditioned cool air escapes and the hot external environment enters.
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