In this issue, TFM's Annual Green Report includes a selection of articles addressing a variety of sustainability concerns. FM Frequency: It's Not Easy Being Green(er) - Tech And FM: The Enernet - The Next Frontier? - Facility Retrofit: Green Roof Revisit - Services & Maintenance: All-Around Green Clean - Alternative Energy Trends: Deep Impact With Energy Retrofits - FM Issue: Managing Security Services - LEED Case Study: Triple LEED
Cleaning products have an impact on the environment and the workers, so an effective program must be executed carefully.
An effective security program requires communicating key parameters.
At Ford Motor Company in Dearborn, MI, a vegetative roof is thriving after more than a decade in place.
Wyndham Worldwide continues on a sustainable path for its headquarters campus in Parsippany, NJ.
The creation of smart energy infrastructure may borrow from principles from the architecture of the Internet.
Even the best laid sustainability initiatives can be foiled by unaware, unresponsive, or just plain unwilling occupants.
When facility managers discuss alternative energy, they need to change the conversation from cost-cutting to value creation.