Renewable Energy Contributor
As part of a broader sustainability strategy, Honda has deployed wind energy to help power its Russells Point, OH manufacturing facility.
In an effort to streamline the purchasing path, nearly 20 large companies have signed onto the Corporate Renewable Energy Buyers’ Principles.
An alternative to lead-acid batteries, this type of energy storage system has been adopted by a Dallas, TX healthcare campus.
This type of program has a significant part to play in the increased adoption of solar and wind energy sources.
When seeking to install this type of system at more than one facility, several strategies may help facilitate the process.
The cogeneration (combined heat and power) approach to energy has been employed at the National Archives and Records Administration.
Facilities with photovoltaic installations can pose additional challenges to firefighting efforts, and planning is key.
How feasible is it for facilities to achieve 100% renewable energy use?
Facility managers can begin evaluating this energy source by looking at a few key factors. From the September 2013 issue.
Carbonate technology provides one option for on-site power, thermal management. From the July 2013 issue.
Converting trash to fuel delivers doubly for facility managers seeking to reduce environmental impact. From the May 2013 issue.
Beyond the decision to implement this resource, there are several specifics to evaluate. From the March 2013 issue of Today's Facility Manager.