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internet data

Demand For Data Centers, AI Puts Pressure On U.S. Power Grid

A new report finds the rise of artificial intelligence (AI) threatens to strain the power grid, but also promises new efficiencies. 
summer power outage

What States Are Most At-Risk For Summer Power Outages?

Energy experts from Texas Electricity Ratings identify states most likely to experience power disruptions this summer.
factory

A New Blueprint Outlines The Future Of Smart Manufacturing

Info-Tech Research Group's blueprint emphasizes the crucial role of Smart Manufacturing 5.0 in modernizing production.
power grid

White House Launches Initiative To Boost America’s Power Grid

The initiative will bolster the U.S. power grid by accelerating improvements to its electric transmission and distribution network.
FEMA tips

FEMA Shares Preparedness Tips Ahead of Severe Storms

With more severe weather predicted after the devastating tornados in Iowa, FEMA is sharing tips to help individuals and businesses prepare.
dam

FEMA Awards $26 Million To Dam Safety Grant Program

This infrastructure funding will help protect communities from flooding, avoid disaster costs and strengthen resilience to climate change.
Generative AI

New Study: How Talent Leaders Feel About GenAI

New research from the University of Phoenix and Executive Networks highlights how talent leaders can maximize positive impacts of GenAI.
heat pump

DOE Initiative To Accelerate Heat Pump Manufacturing And Adoption

The new DOE initiative aims to bring more efficient, rooftop heat pump technologies to market as soon as 2027.
Hurricane Season

AccuWeather Forecasters Predict ‘Explosive’ Hurricane Season

AccuWeather’s meteorologists believe the 2024 hurricane season has the potential to break the all-time record of 30 named storms in one season.
fleet management

Fleet Management: Tapping Into The Power Of AI

Info-Tech Research Group's recently published research explores the transformative power of AI in fleet management.
HID

HID Releases 2024 State of Security Report

Mobile IDs, multi-factor authentication and sustainability emerge as some of the top trends in HID's report.
SEC

New SEC Rules: Public Companies Must Disclose Climate Risks

This SEC ruling is the first time businesses will be held accountable for tracking their carbon footprint against specific goals.
BIA

BIA Announces 2023 Brick In Architecture Award Winners

The Brick Industry Association (BIA), the nationally recognized authority on clay brick construction, showcases last year's top projects.
Women In Construction

Report: Challenges Women Face In The Construction Industry

A report from Lumber discusses how women in construction face a lack of safety equipment and restroom accessibility gaps.
sustainability

IBM Study: Leaders Struggle To Fund Sustainability Investments

An IBM study found that while a majority of organizations recognize sustainability as important, many struggle to fund their investments.
hospital

Study Finds Hospital Patients Want AI And Video-Assisted Care

The Hospital AI Patient Survey uncovered that many patients endorse AI and video for virtual care and family collaboration.
indoor air quality

EPA Establishes Stricter Air Quality Standard

The EPA believes the stricter air quality standard will prevent up to 4,500 premature deaths and 290,000 lost workdays.
buildings in NJ

National Institute of Building Sciences Celebrates 50 Years

The National Institute of Building Sciences supports public and private building technology to advance the nation’s built environment.
Workplace Survey

Workplace Survey Highlights Top Priorities For 2024

According to a new workplace study from FM:Systems, business leaders want employees back in the office full-time.
school cybersecurity

What Is The Main Cybersecurity Concern For School Districts?

Cybersecure 2024 illuminates the challenges and opportunities for schools in strengthening cybersecurity.
Facilities Management Challenges, Budget Cuts

Learn How To Solve The Top 5 Facilities Management Challenges

Join us for this free webinar and learn about the five facilities management challenges that are bleeding facilities budgets dry, and how to solve them.
Data-Driven Workplace

Did You Miss Our Future Of The Data-Driven Workplace Webinar?

In this free video webinar, we dive into recent research around collaboration, productivity and the role of the office, and share how workplace data can inform facility decisions.

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