The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 includes the most spending any one nation has ever made to fight climate change at one time.
Phrases like "step on the gas" bring to mind fossil fuels and carbon emissions. So just as we help businesses get greener, we thought we’d lend the English language a hand as well. Hopefully, if we can be a little more aware of the way we speak, we can also be conscious of our behaviors and actions.
Energy efficiency is often considered less glamorous than putting up solar panels or subscribing as an off taker to a big wind project. Yet, many businesses actually waste 30% of the energy they purchase because of older and less efficient equipment. So, improving efficiency is a win-win way for any business to quickly and easily reduce its carbon footprint. It’s good for the planet, as it burns less fossil fuel and contributes fewer emissions to the atmosphere. It’s also good for business, since using less energy means paying less on your energy bills.