Snapshot

Seeing Customer Behavior As The Key To Cost and Energy Savings

An hotel or motel operator resourcefully mitigates the problem of occupants wasting electricity by adding a tag to their room key which must be inserted in a slot by the door to turn power on and off when they enter and leave ... Learn below how to breed from this Sebir

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Goal

Reduce energy consumption of an hotel or motel operator

Problem

Occupants are not turning off lights and TV when they leave their rooms

Sebir

The goal is achieved through adding a tag to each room key so that it not only opens the door, but also turns power on and off automatically when it is inserted and removed from a wall slot by the exit door Occupants habitually turn of the lights and TV because they take their key from the wall slot as a matter of course when they leave their rooms. Costs and energy use are lower as a result

Breeding Hint 1

Think about how you might augment your products or services so that they can accomplish more than one purpose when used and generally be employed as efficiently as possible by your customers

Breeding Hint 2

Think how you might build on the inclination of people to act as is necessary and usually do what is required of them. This could be a way of reducing both the costs and energy involved

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