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Post Hurricane Sandy, there is no simple way to make things better immediately for those still recovering from the storm, but here are few humorous thoughts to help make the mood a little lighter for facility managers who are struggling with the aftermath of the emergency.
NIBS has released its “Guideline 3-2012: Building Enclosure Commissioning Process.”
Professionals at Lam Partners of Cambridge, MA were chosen for their work on the United States Institute of Peace.
These PAR38 and MR16 lamps are designed as direct replacements for 90 to 110W halogens.
For the fourth consecutive year, TFM is conducting a survey of its readership about lighting.
TFM’s Facility Executive of the Year headlines this issue, which also looks at HVAC trends, emergency preparedness, high-tech facilities, and green cleaning.
The Bottom Line — A hypothetical facility switches to LED lighting and saves $216,268 over the lifetime of the LED fixture
Johnson Controls recently introduced the Panoptix solution, an approach to building efficiency that makes it easier and more affordable for facility managers (fms) of any size facility to achieve better building performance. The Panoptix solution includes four key components: An open technology platform to collect and manage data from disparate building systems and other data sources, such as meter and weather data A suite of cloud hosted building efficiency applications that work with any building management system Online and by phone live guide support, as well as on site building and energy services, to help customers implement operational improvements and energy savings measures An online Panoptix connected community of peers and experts committed to sharing best practices, news, and resources
With Econolight, energy use could go from 24 hours a day to much less, reducing carbon dioxide emissions by 193,000 tons per year.
This system provides an automated solution to quantify air leakage in ductwork and other areas.