Sustainability Archives

Did You Miss The “What You Haven’t Heard About LED Upgrades – But Should!” Webinar?

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This webinar video features a lively discussion on important but often overlooked considerations regarding LED upgrades.

Energy Efficient Solutions Help Carnegie Hall Secure LEED Silver Certification

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Carnegie Hall is one of a limited but distinguished number of century-old buildings to achieve LEED certification.

Question Of The Week: What Are The Pros And Cons Of Waterless Urinals And Eco-toilets?

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Facility manager wants to know the pros and cons of using waterless urinals and eco-friendly toilets in a refurbishing project.

Smart Window Materials Can Control Light and Energy

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Researchers in the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin are one step closer to delivering smart windows with a new level of energy efficiency, engineering materials that allow windows to let in light without transferring heat and, conversely, to block light while allowing heat transmission.

Big Office Buildings Tops In Adopting Green Practices

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There is a significant gap between large and small office buildings in achieving sustainability certification, according to the newest Green Building Adoption Index by CBRE Group, Inc. and Maastricht University.