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Takeaways:
[Enjoy work, enjoy life, enjoy sharing]
AND NEW WAYS OF WORKING:
HOW MUCH ENERGY WOULD
YOUR BUSINESS SAVE WITH
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How Much Energy Would Your Business Save With Remote Working

Remote workers often overlook how much they’re doing for our fragile planet - but flexible working arrangements are already saving billions of kilowatt-hours for today’s businesses. This infographic explains how.

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How Much Energy Would Your Business Save With Remote Working

  1. 1. Takeaways: [Enjoy work, enjoy life, enjoy sharing] AND NEW WAYS OF WORKING: HOW MUCH ENERGY WOULD YOUR BUSINESS SAVE WITH REMOTE WORKING MORE WORK, LESS ENERGY? BUSINESSES ARE DOING MORE WITH LESS... total US$6tn each year. GLOBAL ENERGY COSTS Despite economic growth, the USA and EU have burned a steady 100 QUADRILLION BTUs since 2011. ...BUT CONSUMPTION IS SLOWING. A desktop uses up to 500W. A laptop around 75W. TRAVEL INNOVATION: Videoconferencing and teleworking save $949-2,600 per planned trip. BYOD replaces workplace infrastructure with worker-owned devices. If EVERYONE did it that’d save 650M BARRELS OF OIL A YEAR. ...AND SO ARE THEIR WORKERS. 90% of EU workers may ask for flexible arrangements. 4.7% of EU workers may ask for flexible arrangements. SAVING up to 14 BILLION KWh PER YEAR. That’s LESS OFFICE FOOTAGE. 11% of Xerox workers are remote. BUT IT’S NOT JUST WATTS…. IT’S “WHATS” DON’T JUST SAVE MONEY. SAVE THE PLANET, TOO. WITH ARKADIN. Teleworkers are: MOBILE INNOVATION: 500W 75W One telco cut CO2 emissions by TWELVE TONS taking 1,000 CARS OF THE ROAD FEWER CARS on the roads. The average US commute is 75-mile round trip. And a GROWING TREND. Globally, 1.75BN people will work remotely by 2020. MORE PRODUCTIVE Thanks to technology, world energy usage is stable BYOD means workers are increasingly equipping themselves Mobile technology uses less energy than desktop computers Virtual communication and collaboration keeps workers connected when remote The cost savings of enabling your people to telecommute are extreme THE KEY DRIVER? ENABLE REMOTE AND FLEXIBLE WORKING. Videoconferencing, not meetings. Whiteboarding, not photocopying. Online collaboration, not team trips. SOME REASONS ARE ECONOMIC… ...OTHERS INVOLVE INNOVATION. 30% up to HEALTHY 76%eat better DILIGENT 40 hours with a higher % putting in a full A Realist’s How To Guide For Enabling Flexible Working Explore Develop Transform Let’s save the planet. Make remote working a working reality with our eGuide ‘A Realist’s How To Guide for Enabling Flexible Working’ now. http://bit.ly/flexibleworkingguide A Realist’s How To Guide For Enabling Flexible Working Explore Develop Transform

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