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.
When introduced in 2009, the standard was the first code intended commercial green building standard in the U.S.
This LED floodlight is designed for exterior applications.
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The facility was chosen for the study due to its already energy efficient operations.
The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy has released the fifth edition of its State Energy Efficiency Scorecard.
Yahoo!'s 1 million square foot campus consisting of seven buildings is the first of its kind to receive LEED EBOM gold certification.
Previously branded as EnergyView Online, Remote Energy Management is a hosted solution that enables users to save energy from anywhere and at any time.
SYLVANIA is now an Authorized Service Center Subcontractor for Lutron, performing services related to system start-up, programming, and more.
This exterior lighting fixture from GE Lighting Solutions is designed to provide a long, energy efficient lifespan.
Presented on June 1, 2011 by NEMA members, the presentation covered lighting management strategies that can cut costs and consumption.
Facility managers can monitor and control the power usage of the PCs in their organizations from a browser based application.
Launched May 1, the Siemens contest is seeking buildings that use its building automation systems in the "smartest" way. The deadline to enter is August 1, 2011.
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In early March, the GE Lighting Revolution Tour began traveling to 47 U.S. and Canadian cities to showcase the future of lighting.
A majority of energy efficient lighting professionals who responded to the survey expect to see an increase in revenue from retrofit projects in 2011.
Available with data for eight geographical areas, the Green Product Selection Tool provides performance information about the company's windows.
The Crowne Plaza Times Square hotel recouped more than 25% of its investment in a lighting upgrade.
The company's office building in Scarborough, ME now uses about 30% less energy than office buildings of similar size.
A white paper released earlier this year by Johnson Controls provides an overview of financing options for facilities in the private sector.
The company's Peformance Films segment has been awarded funds for continued R&D and commercialization of high performance retrofit window film technology.
Scientists from GE Global Research and Konica Minolta have demonstrated illumination quality white OLEDs essential for producing products at lower costs.
The BrightSolutions service brand retrofits interior and exterior lighting applications for reduced energy consumption and maintenance.
Across all regions surveyed, energy management is considered an important priority among commercial decision makers (92%). Notably, respondents from India (85%) and China (80%) were more likely to consider energy management very or extremely important as compared to those in Europe (55%) and North America (53%).
The building that sheds the most energy waste on a percentage basis will be declared the winner at EPA’s final weigh in on October 26.
These awards recognize facility managers and other building industry professionals for their support of high performance commercial buildings in the Northwest with an emphasis on energy efficiency.
This new line of window films from CPFilms adds insulating power to existing windows.
In this Web exclusive, Gordon Sharp of Aircuity explains how some building solutions and practices are greener than others. One area garnering a lot of attention is ventilation.
Public input to help shape the 2010 version of Standard 90.1 is being sought through 21 proposed addenda.
For the second consecutive year, K-C will be recognized for its energy management practices and commitment to sustainable operations, resulting in significant energy and financial savings.
Walmart recently announced a goal to eliminate 20 million metric tons of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from its global supply chain by the end of 2015.
With a growing emphasis on cost-effective building maintenance practices, many facility managers are looking for ways to increase elevator efficiency and performance,
In an effort to clarify how ARRA funding ties to state energy code adoption and enforcement, 14 organizations have developed an explanatory statement in order to clarify for state and local governments.
The “ci” approach covers the entire wall surround—not just the cavity spaces between the framing studs.