Optimising Power @ Work has a proven track record of success. The campaign has driven improvements which have had a positive impact on the buildings and organisations that participate.

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    The largest and most successful staff energy efficiency campaign in Ireland
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    275 large
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    €4.85M associated annual savings on energy costs
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    21% average reduction in energy across all participating buildings in the campaign
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    58,600 tons of carbon prevented from entering the atmosphere annually


The Office of Public Works recognises the potential of staff to change the way their organisations behave, and commend the commitment of the energy officers and teams in each facility. The OPW hosts an Optimising Power @ Work Awards Ceremony to recognise the achievements of the buildings and energy teams participating in the campaign.