Better for the Environment?
Is working from home better for the environment? As a sustainable focused travel business, this is something that often gets highlighted. Supporting what’s best for employees as well as the environment is something the Travel Franchise Group cares strongly about.
“Perhaps the most obvious reason why telecommuting has a positive impact on the environment is that there is no commute. This reduces the carbon footprint of the worker significantly as they are not using any fuel – either in their own car or on public transport – to get to an office to work.” 3 Reasons Working From Home Is Good For The Environment | Institute of Ecolonomics
Those working from home may not single-handedly save the planet however, they will be having an encouraging influence towards the lessening of CO2 emissions. Home-working additionally promotes less waste on a vast scale and lower energy costs too.