Department of Energy

Limit Gov space use by video chat use

Flexi-place use in my agency is limited to one day a week by the desire of managers to see the staff work and be accessable. Many new monitors come with video cameras (all Mac do) allowing us to video conference. If agencies took advantage of this new technology flexi-place use might go up to two or 2.5 days a week. This would allow agncies to have two staff per room maximizing floor space use while cutting commuting.... more »

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Environmental Protection Agency

Telework for Government employees on code-red/code-orange air quality days

Government employees should be encouraged to work from home on code red air quality days. This will decrease the amount of pollution emitted, it would decrease overhead costs for the government, and it would protect human health by keeping employees from breathing the poor air quality. This could, in turn, reduce the number of doctor/hospital visits for people who are sensitive to the pollution, which would then save... more »

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