Accurate metrics is key to a successful waste and recycling program. It helps you evaluate the effectiveness of your efforts, and determine if changes are needed. The numbers also inform your overall sustainability reporting and affect your goals. But what happens when those numbers are not correct? Many businesses and organizations simply accept the metrics … Continue reading Insight: Getting More Accurate Metrics From Your Hauler
Some of you may have already accessed our upgraded Great Forest Sustainability Metrics platform that was redesigned with feedback from you. The new metrics system is more powerful than ever. You now have more control, including the ability to input data directly into the system. Users also have even more options to download and print charts, … Continue reading Introducing Great Forest’s Upgraded Sustainability Metrics Platform
Great Forest has recently built another custom metrics site for a hospitality client with multiple locations in the greater New York area. Our proprietary Utility Tracking System (UTS) tracks energy use and price in one convenient platform. With consumption and cost figures together, UTS enables you to budget future fiscal year energy costs with greater … Continue reading Custom Metrics Can Track And Consolidate Over 300 Utility Accounts
A video tutorial is now available on the Great Forest website to walk you through the online sustainability Metrics platform. Watch how to analyze and compare data, pull charts and graphs, print reports, and more. The Metrics tool is accessible 24-hours a day. Watch the video and then try out a guest account if you don’t already have a login.
Great Forest client Vornado Realty Trust, NYC’s biggest commercial landlord, has come up with a way to help tenants cut energy costs. Vornado is attaching a series of small sensors to meters in 16 buildings that provide data on energy use. Vornado says in the NYT article that this “enables tenants to track how much energy their … Continue reading New York Times Reports on Great Forest Client’s Energy Tracking System
What impact do green programs have on your company’s bottom line? To get a clear picture, check out the new Great Forest Sustainability Metrics. This innovative online environmental assessment tool was designed to focus specifically on results! The metrics offers snapshots of sustainability in a minimum of three areas: Energy, Waste and Water. Users can track data … Continue reading New Metrics Offers Snapshots of Sustainability