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What we do

We safely destroy all data according to military standard, refurbish, upgrade, install, customise with our own unique software installation. GreenGeek professionally refurbished computers are complete internet/office/multimedia ready, easy to use, virus resistant, and configured to save energy!

Green recycling reuse

  • we reuse, which is favourable to recycling
  • use greenest methods for reuse and recycling
  • minimise transportation by keeping computers local
  • satisfying the WEEE Directive 2002/96/EC
  • GreenGeek use green transport, electricity, reused IT and office equipment

Green computing

  • configure computers for reduced energy consumption
  • use energy saving software
  • understand and promote green computing
  • we check the energy usage and rate our products

Benefits

  • taxpayers save money by preventing expensive disposal of old equipment
  • companies save money by using local disposal instead of paying for expensive disposal
  • we offer green and ethical credentials for corporate customers

Community based

  • we are a local, not-for-profit social enterprise
  • we are based in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
  • we provide services for local charities, social enterprises, not-for-profit and community organisations

Experience 

We have the following experience:
  • decades in IT
  • over a decade in Open Source Software
  • local reselling of recycled electrical items
  • local recycling
  • local community sector
  • local community leadership qualification
  • we are PAT trained
  • we are PAT trainers
  • we are experts at computer energy saving


Warranty and safety

  • products are covered by a 6 month RTB warranty
  • products are electrical safety tested (PAT tested)
  • all products have been permanently and safely data wiped to military standard

Latest technology

  • use the latest Open Source Software (OSS) technology where possible (e.g. Linux)
  • this doubles the useful lifetime of recycled hardware
  • this keeps our costs down and allows us to pass on that saving to customers
  • GreenGeek have developed a unique, customised software installation



Mr. Stephen Fry introduces you to free software, with a Happy birthday to GNU.

 

GreenGeek provide opportunities

  • volunteers gain hands-on IT experience, training, leading to qualifications
  • experience can be gained in the newest software, computer refurbishment, office administration, networking, customer support, and business

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