We're constantly working to achieve maximum energy efficiency while reducing our impact on the environment. This involves reviewing how we run our offices and our business, in our quest to reduce our carbon footprint.
We often inform our staff of simple and effective ways to reduce the threat of climate change. To do this, we offer online training to all employees who are involved in our environmental initiatives.
Recently, Barclays produced 'The Rough Guide to Saving Energy and Reducing Your Carbon Footprint' for employees in the Barclays Group. It was packed with ideas to help staff realise what simple steps they could take to preserve our planet.
Promoting a cleaner, greener and more carbon efficient office environment is a priority of ours. So we're reducing water and air pollution, green house gases and waste, starting with our premises. In our United States offices for instance, we: