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Green Globes Included In New DOE Energy Rule

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Green Globes uses the services of independent assessors and uses the ANSI national consensus process for developing its Green Globes tools for new construction and major renovations, the subjects of the U.S. DOE rule.

GSA Issues Recommendation For Green Building Certification Systems

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LEED and Green Globes approved as third party certification programs for federal facilities.

U.S. EPA Names Facility Electronics Champs

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The 2012 FEC Award winners completed a variety of electronics stewardship activities in fiscal year 2011, including purchasing more than 105,000 green electronics registered with EPEAT; enabling power saving sleep features on more than 97% of their computers and monitors; and recycling more than 361,000 pounds of electronics.

IFMA Supports Bill Promoting Energy And Infrastructure

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The bill directs the GSA to identify core competencies, professional certifications, a recommended curriculum, and continuing education courses to ensure that federal buildings are operated in accordance with industry best practices and standards.