Returning Employees Want More Environmentally Friendly Workplaces
Amid the heightened war for talent, workers want employers to make eco-friendly practices a priority, according to a new Essity survey.
Omni Logistics Unveils 100% Renewable Energy-Powered HQ
Omni Logistics' new Dallas, TX headquarters is a further step toward the company's commitment to achieve net zero carbon by 2040.
Better Buildings Participants Realize More Than $15B In Energy Savings
New DOE report recognizes 12 organizations for achieving energy and water reduction goals; highlights new Better Climate Challenge partners.
International WELL Building Institute Launches 12 Measures Of Health, Well-Being
New framework designed to help organizations lead with health and humanity across their organizational culture, strategy, and ESG performance.
Solar Panel Installation Supports Manufacturer’s Green Energy Goals
Preferred Utilities Manufacturing demonstrates its commitment to sustainability by using solar power and clean-burning renewable fuel.
Solar Energy Program Helps Arizona Pets In Need
SRP Solar for Nonprofits program awards free solar energy system to Arizona Humane Society Nina Mason Pulliam South Mountain Campus.
Recycling Takes New Direction
A nationwide revamp of the recycling infrastructure led by the U.S. EPA moves downstream to facilities.
Real Estate Industry Explores The Year Ahead In Sustainability
To create a more sustainable future for the built environment, the real estate industry needs unified leadership and collaboration.
IFMA St. Louis Shares The Warmth Of The Season
Facility managers from the St. Louis Chapter of the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) support Heat Up St. Louis with a $1,000 donation.
Majority Of U.S. Execs Don’t Plan To Downsize Office Space
Over the next year, 53% of executives don't intend to decrease their office size, 10% plan to increase their space, 25% are undecided, and only 12% will downsize.
Growth In Zero Energy Buildings
Report from New Buildings Institute reveals big picture advances across North America.
Built Environment CEOs Sign Diversity Commitment
Association leaders commit to greater diversity, equity, and inclusion within the leadership of their organizations.
DOE’s Better Plants Industry Partners Save $9B In Energy Costs
Over 250 manufacturing partners' energy efficiency and decarbonization measures kept 116 million metric tons of CO2 out of the air.
COVID-Era Office Workers Prefer Touchless Restroom Fixtures
Nearly 80% of office workers believe no-touch fixtures are an important feature in workplace restrooms, finds Bradley Corp.'s Healthy Handwashing Survey.
Inaugural Construction Inclusion Week Happening In October
Contractors will unite to promote diversity, equity, and inclusion in the construction industry October 18 – 22, 2021.
Built Environment Leaders Meet To Discuss Social Equity
The National Institute of Building Sciences recently held an executive Social Equity Roundtable to address diversity, equity, and inclusion in the built environment.
Ernst & Young Among First With WELL Enterprise Provider Designation
As a WELL EP, EY helps companies enhance building performance and optimize workplace experience, well-being, comfort, and sustainability.
Moving The Needle
Two major businesses, Walgreens and Life Time, effectively meet and exceed their energy-efficiency goals despite COVID-19 challenges.
Personal Health, Climate Crisis Top Priorities For Returning Employees
New report reveals 74% of employees would consider leaving their job if office health and sustainability expectations go unmet.
More Than One In Four Workers Plan To Leave Job Post-Pandemic
More than half of U.S. employees responding to an Eagle Hill Consulting survey report burnout, and burnt out employees are three times more likely to leave.