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ASHRAE recommendations focus on five key areas for shaping energy policy.


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ASHRAE recommendations focus on five key areas for shaping energy policy.

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Latest: New Report Provides Roadmap For Energy Policy And Strategies In The New Administration - ASHRAE recommendations focus on five key areas for shaping energy policy.

New Report Provides Roadmap For Energy Policy And Strategies In The New Administration

ASHRAE recommendations focus on five key areas for shaping energy policy.

Day-Brite Capri Omega Launches Employee Sustainability Program

Program designed to increase employee participation in sustainability practices at work as well as at home.

New Data Center Users Group Report Reflects Challenges Ahead

According to Emerson’s fall 2008 Data Center Users' Group member survey, managing a dynamic data center and critical infrastructure continues to be a challenge requiring organizational collaboration and systems integration. Energy efficiency, power densities, and availability were all cited as tough issues that data center managers will continue to face.

IALD and DOE Work Together to Improve Lighting Energy Efficiency

The Memo of Understanding emphasizes the importance of minimizing the impact of energy use on the environment in support of DOE SSL programs on lighting quality.

LINC Network Named One Of Top 200 Franchise Systems

Preventative maintenance contractor group moves up rankings in 2008.

California LED Company Marks A Milestone

LEDtronics marks its 25th anniversary of the company's founding, thanks customers and employees for their contributions over last quarter century.

Industry Alliance Focusing on DC Power

The recently launched EMerge Alliance™ aims to lead the creation and deployment of a new power, control, and device-level technology standard for commercial interiors.

Carrier Acquires Noresco

Agreement to help Carrier expand its energy solution capabilities.

Making Energy Out Of Garbage

Dow chemical energy partnership with the EPA's landfill methane outreach program exceeds expectations in just one quarter.

New Report Illustrates Challenges Of Meeting Energy Targets For Federal Buildings

Progress will be need to be made in order to hit reduction goal by 2015.

Times Square New Year's Eve Ball Unveiled

The co-organizers of New Year’s Eve in Times Square (Times Square Alliance, Countdown Entertainment) unveiled a new Times Square New Year’s Eve Ball last...

Ten Ways To Get More from Your Data Center In 2009

Current economic conditions will impact the data center in 2009. Emerson Network Power is offering some ideas to help facility managers.

How Energy Efficient Can Back Up Power Be?

A recent study examined and documented the energy use and efficiencies found in the current stock of UPS systems.

California City To Turn Waste Into Energy

Plant will recycle methane produced by waste water treatment facilities.

Pepperidge Farm Installs Second Fuel Cell Power Plant

The food manufacturer dedicated a 1.2 megawatt fuel cell power plant at its bakery facility in Bloomfield, CT earlier this month.

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Honeywell’s Leadership in Renewable Energy

Profiling model and scorecard help customers pinpoint the solution with the greatest impact on the bottom line.

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Honeywell's Leadership in Renewable Energy

Profiling model and scorecard help customers pinpoint the solution with the greatest impact on the bottom line.

AGA, NativeEnergy, And Harrah’s Entertainment Launch Carbon Offset Program

Offsets purchased by Harrah's to mitigate environmental impact of trade event.

AGA, NativeEnergy, And Harrah's Entertainment Launch Carbon Offset Program

Offsets purchased by Harrah's to mitigate environmental impact of trade event.

Federal Agency Issues Agenda On Net-Zero Energy Buildings

The report, "Federal R&D Agenda for Net-Zero Energy, High-Performance Green Buildings," was produced by the National Science and Technology Council’s Buildings Technology Research and Development Subcommittee.

Telkonet Wins Energy Management Contract with Columbia Sussex Hotel Group

Company elected as part of national chain's green initiatives based on the system’s flexibility, ease of use, and scalability.

BOMA International Writes Prescription for Maximizing Value in a Down Economy

BOMA International's Web based offering sets out to help commercial real estate professionals cope with the economic downturn.

Energy Star Specifies More Efficient Imaging Equipment

The EPA program's revised specification will become effective July 1, 2009.

Garland Industries Launches Alternative Energy Subsidiary

New division hopes to assist facilities' efforts to use non-petroleum based alternatives through variety of services.

Energy Improvement and Extension Act Provides New Federal Tax Incentives for Installation of Geothermal Systems

The Energy Improvement and Extension Act offers a credit of 10% of the total investment, with no maximum credit, for commercial system installations of ground loop or ground water geothermal heat pump installations.

How Did Your State Do?

A newly released report from the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) rated and ranked state-level action on model energy efficiency policies, programs, and practices.

New Building Code Revisions Adopted By ICC

The International Code Council (ICC) has approved 23 building and fire code changes based on recommendations from the National Institute of Standards and Technology's (NIST) investigation of the collapse of the World Trade Center (WTC) on 9/11.

Halco Announces Close of Save a Light Campaign

Campaign helped save nearly 10 million kWh of energy in one year.

Changes Proposed For ASHRAE Standards

Nearly three dozen addenda are on the table for consideration.

FM Issue: Survival Of The Fittest Building

It is possible for facility managers to drive value in any economy through energy efficiency efforts in their buildings.

Telkonet Awarded New Patents

Company using advancements to assist with building networking and controls.

Beyond Commissioning: Pilot Program Results For MBCx Available

The Monitor-Based Commissioning approach was tracked in more than 40 facilities on 25 campuses.

New Valve Series Assists With Heating And Cooling

Innovex Technologies, a provider of components for heating and cooling systems, recently introduced its new iWorXTM valve series for heating and cooling—two position, modulating and floating...

FM Issue Bonus: Maintaining Order When The Power Goes Out

In this Web exclusive, Brian Phelan of ASCO takes a look at power delivery to healthcare facilities,

FM Issue: Power Supply

There is high demand for backup power solutions, and there are many requirements that should be addressed before purchasing decisions are made.

Albeo Technologies Selected As A GoingGreen Top 100 Winner

LED manufacturer recognized for game changing technology and market value.

Advanced Energy Design Guide Available For Free Download

Nine million tons of carbon dioxide. $600 million in energy costs: that’s the potential savings represented by 100,000 copies in the Advanced Energy Design Guide series now in circulation.

DuPont Contributes To A Bright Environment

The company donated sheets of its Corian® material to help create a high-tech gathering place for hospitalized children and teens.

EDF Launches Independent Guide To Carbon Offsets For Businesses

To help bring transparency to the fast-growing voluntary carbon offset market to combat climate change, Environmental Defense Fund has announced the launch of CarbonOffsetList.org,...

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