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Updated Green Globes Building Certification Program Now Built On ANSI Standard

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Green Globes is used as an alternative to LEED.

BOMA International Passes New Policy Positions on Energy Benchmarking and Tax Reform

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The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International passed two new policy positions and reaffirmed its position in opposition of mandated luminous egress path markings.

Texas A&M Attaining Multi-Million-Dollar Savings Efficiencies, Recycling Efforts

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At the university, water consumption and greenhouse gas emissions are markedly lower and environmentally friendly methods of waste management have significantly increased the percentage of solid waste material that is recycled and kept out of the landfill.

Cool Summer Office Energy Saving Tips

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These basic energy saving ideas apply to any office this summer, from a home office to the company HQ. There are often rebates and incentives from local utility companies that can help facility managers find even more creative ways to save.