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With a nearly 250% increase of participants in its STARS program since 2011, AASHE has launched a quarterly review to share best practices.


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With a nearly 250% increase of participants in its STARS program since 2011, AASHE has launched a quarterly review to share best practices.

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Latest: AASHE's New Quarterly Review On Higher Ed Sustainable Actions - With a nearly 250% increase of participants in its STARS program since 2011, AASHE has launched a quarterly review to share best practices.

AASHE's New Quarterly Review On Higher Ed Sustainable Actions

With a nearly 250% increase of participants in its STARS program since 2011, AASHE has launched a quarterly review to share best practices.

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Intelligent Performance Testing by utiliVisor

This service works to enable facility managers to optimize the performance of chiller plant equipment.

ICC Announces Availability of New Green Building Code

The International Green Construction Code has been designed and released as the path to safe, sustainable, economical construction.

Public Input Sought on Alternative to ASHRAE Standard 62.1 Procedure Proposed

A proposed change to the ventilation rate procedure in ASHRAE’s indoor air quality standard is open for review after changes were made based on public input last year.

LEED Case Study: Pacific Platinum

The Vancouver Convention Centre uses innovative environmental solutions in its award winning expansion.

Manufacturing Case Study: Shape Up

In a new location, an Illinois based manufacturing company optimizes operations in more ways than one.

Renewable Energy: Integrating Into The Smart Grid

Pilot programs going on now aim to address how renewable energy can contribute to reducing demand on utility infrastructures.

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Reviving Opry Mills Mall

The Opry Mills Mall restoration project had two main objectives: to restore the permanent power necessary to perform operations throughout the remaining months it would take to clean and repair the mall’s interior, and to restore the electrical condition back to the same state it was in prior to the flood.

Survey Points To Efficiency Hurdles In Healthcare Facilities

Three primary issues are linked in the minds of facilities professionals, and a change in behavior and more education are needed in order to change these perceptions.

Headquarters Case Study: Tasty Amenities

A new building at the Campbell Soup Company combines employee services and a new main entrance.

The 2012 ENERGY STAR Awards

With 20 years of history, EPA's ENERGY STAR program recently recognized more than 100 partner organizations.

Hospital Case Study: A Holistic Treatment

From the inside out, recent improvements at this New Hampshire hospital were focused on patient care.

Government Facility Case Study: All In One

Blue Earth County in Minnesota steps up security, service, and sustainability with its new Justice Center.

SOLUTIONS In Facility Management

Brief audio interviews on some new products and services for 2012 are an expansion of content that appeared in the TFM December 2011 issue.

Inaugural Climate Leadership Awards

The U.S. EPA, ACCO, C2ES, and TCR have recognized one individual and 20 organizations for pollution reduction efforts.

Services & Maintenance: What Energy Where?

Submetering reveals electricity consumption patterns throughout a facility.

FRIDAY FUNNY: Cashing In The Rays

What could be crazier than window blinds that, instead of blocking the rays from the sun, actually capture them to heat a facility? Hmm...maybe that's not so crazy after all.

Take TFM's Lighting Survey; You May Instantly Win An Amazon Gift Card!

For the fourth consecutive year, TFM is conducting a survey of its readership about lighting.

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: LED Selection Tools by Lutron

The product and driver selection tools have been updated to further ease of use when specifying the company's LED lighting products.

Air Curtains Allowable In Pending IgCC

An air curtain (or "air door") employs a stream of air to create an air seal, separating different environments while allowing traffic flow.

Guide Explains How To Implement Sustainable Practices Based On Government Guidelines

U.S. Government Policy Impacts and Opportunities for Facility Management is available online free of charge as part of IFMA's “Sustainability ‘How-to’ Guide" series.

Manufacturing Case Study: A Flavorful Production

Barilla America, Inc., the U.S. division of the Italy-based food maker, has a new facility in Avon, NY.

Lessons From Fukushima

A third of the population in the U.S., or roughly 120 million people, lives within a 50 mile radius of a nuclear reactor. Current emergency planning rules require utilities to develop and exercise emergency evacuation plans within a 10 mile radius around reactors.

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Carbon Calculator by WoodWorks

This tool is designed to estimate the carbon benefits of wood buildings, versus steel and concrete.

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