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Facilities can encourage occupants to bicycle, rather than drive, by installing bike racks that are convenient and secure.
Green building consultant Jerry Yudelson, CEO of Yudelson Associates, has released his annual list of green building trends for 2012, in what he calls MegaTrends.
In 2009, projects certified under LEED for Existing Buildings: O&M surpassed those certified under its new construction counterpart on an annual basis, a trend that continued in 2010 and 2011.
The U.S. Green Building Council has introduced the online App Lab as part of its LEED Automation Program.
A line of quiet vacuum cleaners from Sanitiaire can assist facility managers and cleaning professionals with day cleaning operations.
This month's guest columnist believes it's time for facility managers to invest in renewable energy.
The Calculator allows for comparison of building energy costs for multiple glazing options in prototypical buildings based on multiple variables.
Earth Day is April 22, 2011, and businesses around the world are commemorating the occasion in many different ways. Some employers are going so far as to reward proactive staff members through incentives that encourage environmental awareness.
In part two of this commissioning feature, find out how savings can come from systems and equipment optimization.
Guest Columnist Paul Liesman provides the first part of a two part series on building commissioning.
Nearly all the company's wood furniture product lines now feature its water based finish, which contributes to healthy IAQ.
The International Environmental Alliance (IEA) provides full service waste management, recycling, and diversion services for facilities of all types and sizes.
The Silver Spring, MD-based headquarters building of the Discovery Channel has experienced an upgrade in honor of its "Shark Week" programming—the structure was transformed into a gigantic shark.
The online calculator is aimed at determining how the company's products may contribute to LEED credits.
BOMI International’s class entitled Electrical Systems and Illumination has been approved by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). The course is the seventh BOMI International class approved recently by the USGBC.