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Decarbonization Download: 5 Qs with Steelcase

By Better Buildings Beat Team on Nov 30, 2021

Tackling low-hanging fruit in energy efficiency may not seem important, but for the energy-intensive manufacturing industry, it can have a significant impact on energy and cost savings. Watch the video below to hear how LED lighting saves Steelcase nearly $200,000 annually in energy costs – along with some surprising added benefits for their production line.

Take 5 minutes to watch this conversation between Mary Ellen Mika of Steelcase and Kelly Speakes-Backman, Acting Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, to learn how tackling low-hanging fruit in energy efficiency can cut costs while reducing carbon emissions for you and your supply chain.


Read the full transcript of the uncut interview here.

Decarbonization is central to efficient operations and robust financial performance. Through the Better Climate Challenge and the Better Buildings Low Carbon Pilot, DOE is working with market leaders to demonstrate real-world successes in achieving low and no carbon emissions from building and manufacturing operations.


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