Pearson wanted to undertake the project to maintain its corporate philosophy of providing a quality work environment while maintaining green policies and procedures. Pearson is dedicated to continuous improvement in the areas of waste reduction and energy consumption.
Lighting - Efficiency upgrades Night/day setback
Equipment - Chaging office machine settings to energy saving settings Changing vending machines to energy saving settings Air compressor checks
Indoor Air Quality - Use of No-VOC paint Halon replacement
Water - Placement of irrigation rain sensor
Details of Reductions
3,672,500.0 - Kwh of
Comments: savings through lighting modifications
5,606,100.0 - Kwh of
Comments: savings through using energy saving options on equipment
740,000.0 - Gallons of
Additional Information :
Pearson is an international media company with market-leading businesses in education, businessinformation and consumer publishing. Two divisions of Pearson, Government Solutions and Educational Measurement, have branches in Iowa. These two sectors work on government contracts, such as the census and student loans, and standardized educational testing and software development, respectively. There are branch offices across the United States including three campuses in Iowa (Iowa City, Coralville and Cedar Rapids).