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.
The American Council for an Energy-Efficient economy took a closer look at the people and projects behind its annual energy efficiency ranking.
There are a few common problems industrial generators encounter that factory managers, OEMs, and owners should be aware of in order to prevent downtime.
Tubelite Inc.'s new 400T Series Thermal Curtainwall is a thermally broken curtainwall product designed to meet or exceed today’s stringent energy codes.
With help from Johnson Controls, Pfizer built the world’s first LEED-NC Platinum certified pharmaceutical factory in Dalian, China.
Annual publication recognizes top-performing colleges and universities as measured by the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System (STARS).
Join us for this free webinar and learn how to compare different types of occupancy counters and identify and describe their benefits.
New guidance document provides jurisdictions with a new approach to shift the focus towards buildings' actual, measurable energy results.
Headed by the Institute for Market Transformation and U.S. DOE, the program highlights successes in landlord/tenant green building efforts.
The annual awards honor the institutions and individuals that are leading higher education to a sustainable future.
Designed for roof-top or on-grade deployments, Ecoflair moves cooling from the data center floor to the facility exterior, freeing up white space for IT equipment.
USGBC's new report: LEED in Motion: Transportation, highlights facilities that incorporate LEED and other sustainability practices.
Working with U.S. DOE Better Buildings Challenge, K-12 districts incorporate solar energy for conservation and education.
Cost reduction is the most important driver for investments globally, finds Johnson Controls’ new Energy Efficiency Indicator survey.
Nora Lighting's expanded Cobalt LED Retrofit Series offers 4”, 5” and 6” models that rotate and adjust while never exposing a recessed can opening or breaking the ceiling plane.
Voluntary programs offered by utilities provide options to corporate facility energy buyers operating outside of locations that have established options.
Determine desired features when combining a LED lighting retrofit with controls technology.
Energy savings and occupant comfort are not the only potential benefits of this lighting strategy.
In Little Rock, AR, the transformation of a historic performing arts center earns LEED Gold certification status.
Idaho, Florida, Virginia are most improved states in ACEEE 2017 State Energy Efficiency Scorecard.
The University of Miami improves indoor air quality and saves energy by installing HVAC Load Reduction Technology.
Part of a 20-year revitalization plan at Langley Research Center in Hampton, VA, the new facility is named after "human computer" Katherine Johnson of "Hidden Figures" fame.
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.