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AIA Releases Rebuild and Renew Plan

Schools, Green Buildings, and Historic Preservation are among key... ...Read More...

Tracking Litter In The Streets

Keep Britain Tidy has released its findings on what type of fast food litter was most likely to be found strewn about the streets of the... ...Read More...

Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance Recognizes Efforts

Six individuals and organizations were presented awards by the Chicago based collaborative network.... ...Read More...

Restaurant Uses Vegetable Oil To Help Meet Energy Needs

Finz Seafood & Grill in Dedham, MA has installed a system that generates on-site electricity and hot... ...Read More...

Energy Standard Open For Public Comment

Changes to the purpose and scope of ASHRAE/IESNA Standard 90.1 as well as new lighting requirements are being proposed through public... ...Read More...

New Alliance Includes Focus On Campus Settings

Owens Corning has joined with two other companies to work toward reducing energy use by up to 50% and CO2 emissions by up to 80% versus standard... ...Read More...

The Next Step In Solar?

TFM's "Facility Technologist" addressed this development at the start of... ...Read More...

New Business Unit Launches With LEED Platinum Project

Shangri-La Industries introduced its newly formed business unit, Shangri-La Construction, at the unveiling of its inaugural... ...Read More...

University Adopts LED Lighting For Holiday Tradition

Last week at the University of Virginia, students and faculty gathered for the eighth annual Lighting of the Lawn ceremony.... ...Read More...

A&E Firm Offers Advice On Keeping Walkways Ice Free

With winter weather upon us in many areas, facility managers face another season of snow removal and ice... ...Read More...