Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Energy Efficiency articles below.
Energy-efficiency upgrades made throughout the corporation’s properties—including The Venetian, The Palazzo, and Sands Expo and Convention Center—were recognized by the DOE’s Better Buildings Challenge.
The Ashington, North-East England plant uses renewable energy sources, including photovoltaic cells and a biomass boiler, and an automated manufacturing process which saves water, waste, and energy.
Aircuity 2.0 helps commercial buildings looking to significantly reduce energy costs, improve cognitive function and productivity, and achieve quantifiable results as part of a smart building strategy.
Take a look at these changes in the 2015 Michigan Energy Code that will take effect on September 20, 2017.
Web-based tools help specifiers with complex fenestration and energy efficiency data.
A data center located in a former nuclear bunker is just one example of the world’s most innovative and unusual data centers.
Whirlpool Corporation was recently awarded LEED® Certification for two of its recent building projects, both in Benton Harbor, MI.
The popular restaurant, a National Historic Landmark, is Detroit's first C-PACE project.
In Nashville, TN, the Loews Vanderbilt Hotel has undergone a series of energy improvements to reach reduction goals.
Advanced energy solutions are coming down in price, prompting more facility management leaders to pursue this clean energy goal.
A facility’s indoor air quality affects occupant health as well as energy efficiency. Take steps to mitigate negative impacts.
The Watergate Hotel is open for business once again, with more than a cursory nod to its storied past.
The International Solar Energy Provisions (ISEP) Commentary provides expert commentary to help understand solar energy provisions.
Five projects are being funded to delve into the further potential of integrated systems for commercial building energy efficiency.
Vigilant® and SafeSite® LED Area Light now offers 10 year warranty, superior efficiency and performance in industrial and hazardous area applications.
Some timely tips on how a common roofing process can keep your building up to 50 degrees cooler, courtesy of Bade Roofing.
Data centers can improve power usage effectiveness by up to 25% with energy-efficient LED lighting paired with sophisticated controls and sensors.
Now in its 25th year, these annual energy awards recognize innovators in the field of energy efficiency.
The 96,129-square-foot purpose-built facility is the only data center in Houston to receive the designation.
Roofing projects are an opportunity to bring this building envelope item up to current building codes, including energy performance aspects.
The school will be among the nation’s first to meet LEED's rigorous platinum standards and requirements for sustainability.
Smart Vision Lights’ smallest LED ring light ever — the RM75 Series—bundles brightness and compactness.
The analytics company is demonstrating environmental stewardship at its 24-building campus through lower energy consumption and greater operational efficiencies.
This 28-page paper provides insight for facility managers to evaluate and maximize the benefits of window system renovation and upgrades.
In an inaugural address, the new ASHRAE president announced the theme of his term will be: Extending Our Community.
Industry stakeholders are recognizing the work of technicians in the HVAC industry, their impact on buildings and homes, and training to fill a talent gap.
If this U.S. EPA program is eliminated in 2018, what would it mean to energy efficiency efforts at your facilities?
Swarm Logic® integration with Zen HQ adds intelligent energy management features to further curb building energy usage and benefit customer bottom lines.
The green movement seems unstoppable; both private sector and public opinion is unwavering in rising support for clean energy options, according to a new Deloitte study.
A program of the U.S. Department of Energy, the Better Buildings Initiative partners with organizations to facilitate and track energy improvements.
Expired in 2016, BOMA and other industry stakeholders have released a study on benefits of reviving the Energy Efficient Commercial Building Tax Deduction.
Heightened occupant engagement is significant to maximizing energy efficiency initiatives.
An emerging focus on the water energy nexus—the interplay of these resources in building systems—holds promise for conservation.
These artificial LED skylight systems contain either 2-foot-by-2-foot or 2-foot-by-4-foot LED panel lights in various quantities.