Electricity saving contest in Taiwan

10/09/2019
Electricity saving contest in Taiwan

Summary

To raise awareness on environment protection, our offices in Taiwan approached the topic with the right balance of education, team work and healthy competition.

This goes beyond the monthly newsletter sharing green tips on eco-friendly living. This past March, we introduced an electricity saving challenge between Taipei, Taichung and Kaohsiung offices to foster a sense of energy conservation among all colleagues and encourage for a more efficient use of electricity.

In just the first two months, the overall electricity use was down about 9.15% compared to the same period last year.

“It’s great to see our colleagues start building habits to reduce impact on our environment. Going green has to go into our behaviour and culture to keep our green commitment going! Small habits like using the staircase instead of taking the elevator or printing less when possible would add up to make a big impact on our environment. We hope to see more people adopting a greener lifestyle both at home and at work,“ said Vivian Tuan, CEO of Taiwan.



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US launches Green Group

10/09/2019
US launches Green Group

Summary

In an effort to encourage broader awareness of environmental sustainability, the US recently established a new Green Group to promote mindfulness through volunteerism and other initiatives that will help reduce the firm’s environmental impact in the region.