Get Green

Lisanti, Linda
February 2008
Convenience Store News;2/4/2008, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p32
Trade Publication
The article discusses the issue concerning the adoptation on greener business practices for the convenience and petroleum retailing sector in the U.S. It cites on the move of the companies in reducing costs through energy efficiency. It suggests that conducting an energy audit is the fastest and easiest way to distinguish opportunities in saving. INSET: Consumers Really Care.


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