Occasionally people ask me some variation of the following: “I can’t get my company to develop a ‘green’ program. People are either too busy or they worry that it will cost too much or can’t grasp the benefits. Can you suggest some simple, cheap ‘green’ ideas that we can implement easily that will result in some tangible benefits? Maybe then there’ll be interest in a fuller program”. Excellent question and certainly understandable given the pressure managers are under in this economy. Here are some tips that will reduce both your energy costs and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. This article contains several simple, inexpensive strategies to reduce your energy usage, and therefore your GHG emissions at the same time.