Updated: Dec 5, 2022
Office Checklist - Energy Conservation Category: 6. Have a policy to close blinds and curtains after hours
School Checklist - Energy Conservation Category: 6. Close blinds and curtains after hours to keep solar heat out on hot days
Encourage employees to close their office and conference room blinds when leaving for the day.
Closing blinds keeps direct sunlight out of your workplace which reduces e unwanted solar heat gain. Closing window blinds can also save energy in the winter by adding insulation to the windows, reducing heat loss.