Posts Tagged ‘ENERGY STAR’

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Updated Green Globes Building Certification Program Now Built On ANSI Standard

Green Globes is used as an alternative to... [...]

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Energy Star Recognizes Aggregates Production Site

In Sunol, CA, Lehigh Hanson's aggregates production site is the first of its type to achieve the Energy Star Challenge for... [...]

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

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

University initiatives have resulted in big cost-saving dividends. (Photo: Texas A&M)

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

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.... [...]

EPA Analysis Shows Big Energy Savings For Benchmarked Buildings

New analysis confirmed 35,000 buildings using the U.S. EPA’s ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager between 2008 and 2011 saved an average of 7% in... [...]

Cool Summer Office Energy Saving Tips

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... [...]

The 2012 ENERGY STAR Awards

With 20 years of history, EPA's ENERGY STAR program recently recognized more than 100 partner... [...]

Hospital Case Study: A Holistic Treatment

From the inside out, recent improvements at this New Hampshire hospital were focused on patient... [...]

Seattle Compels Energy Benchmarking

Buildings over 10,000 square feet and multifamily buildings with five+ units must report data April... [...]

Samsung LED Package Exceeds 6,000 Hour Test

The company's mid-power 2323 product was scrutinized under the EPA recognized IES LM80... [...]