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11Oct2013

WFTInside: Count Me In!

Once people make a promise, particularly to themselves, they tend to keep it. Count Me In! allows building occupants to publicly commit to a pledge, however big or small it may be. Users of the Footprint Tracker can invite building occupants to pledge and change their energy consumption behaviour. Pledges are easily added from the
  • 11 Oct, 2013
  • Building Sustainability
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11Oct2013

WFTInside: Our Voice

Communication with the building occupants is crucial for a successful behaviour change program, not only so information is spread, but also because those who really knows what is happening in a building are those who use it. Our Voice is an information hub allowing all building occupants to participate in the behaviour change communication. The
  • 11 Oct, 2013
  • Building Sustainability
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09Oct2013

WFTInside: Digital Signage

Information at the point of consumption provides staff with the information they need to make better decisions on energy use. If they can see what happened “last night” or even “this morning” they can check which equipment is operational. Our information system has a content management system which enables an administrator to manage the content
  • 9 Oct, 2013
  • Building Sustainability
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09Oct2013

WFTInside: The Project Tool

Keeping track of the progress and results of all ongoing and completed projects is an important aspect for any information system for energy management and behaviour change. To follow up the Return on Investment (ROI) and to make your carbon reduction initiatives and behaviour change programs efficient and successful a dedicated project management tool promotes
  • 9 Oct, 2013
  • Building Sustainability
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23Sep2013

WFT Inside: The Talking Building

Social media is crucial when influencing people’s behaviour. Research also suggests that involvement and interaction are important factors in successful behaviour change programs. At Building Sustainability we believe that it is fundamental to inspire interactivity and raise awareness of ongoing energy reduction initiatives. Through this belief we have launched the Talking Building Social Flow, a
  • 23 Sep, 2013
  • Building Sustainability
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06Feb2013

WFT Inside: League Tables

Creating energy saving competitions between departments, floors or other work areas is an engaging and fun way to reduce energy use at desk level. This can yield good results and with some clients we have seen as much as 20% reduction of energy use from behaviour change. To support this kind of competitions and to
  • 6 Feb, 2013
  • Building Sustainability
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24Jan2013

WFT Inside: The Asset Register

The Workplace Footprint Tracker (WFT) Asset Register is a database with information on all assets directly involved in energy management connected to the WFT. It is mainly a tool for the facility and energy managers and will help them in the daily work of energy analysis to save energy and reduce carbon footprint. The Register will
  • 24 Jan, 2013
  • Building Sustainability
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