Mike Schoenecker, vice president at Winkelman Building Corp, says green buildings, defined as those that reduce their impact on the environment by being more energy efficient and using fewer natural resources while reducing waste and pollution, save money for business owners three ways.
Increased Efficiency Means Lower Energy Bills
There are other economic benefits to building green, too. A green building will command a higher price when sold. More importantly, a businesses that shows it cares for the environment will appeal to clients and customers who are looking to do business with responsible companies. Put it all together and going green makes for smart business in more way than just saving money.
Source: Green Building Elements