Legislation requiring facility owners to report consumption is increasing. Is this obligation an opportunity or burden?
Elevated performance requirements for energy and infiltration are calling for more attention to envelope design and construction.
Enterprises are increasingly focused on incorporating green data centers into their IT infrastructure paradigm.
ICC and ASTM International partner to support development of regional sustainable building codes.
What is the most effective change made in the past 12 months?
Construction has reached a point where the first research activities can begin while the facility’s interior is fitted-out and the exterior is finished.
This issue reflects the diversity of tasks handled by members of the facility management profession and it includes a profile of the Facility Executive of the Year winner for 2015.
Variable speed drives make chiller equipment more efficient. Enhancing internal controls increases this further.
In an effort to streamline the purchasing path, nearly 20 large companies have signed onto the Corporate Renewable Energy Buyers’ Principles.
Projects at existing facilities require specific considerations to meet IECC 2012 requirements.