This column takes a look at some of the cutting edge ideas associated with sustainable and high performance buildings.
The relationship between the chemical content of building materials and occupant health is gaining renewed attention. This installment of "Renewable Energy" shifts its focus from alternative power to conversations about "chemicals of concern."
A net zero energy facility, or close to it, can be a reality for an increasing number of organizations. A recent report on the state of zero energy buildings explores the mainstream potential of this
Making biodiesel for vehicles has been a focus for this material, but when properly treated, this waste product can be used to fuel a facility’s
Pilot programs going on now aim to address how renewable energy can contribute to reducing demand on utility
Still in its early stages, the property assessed clean energy funding model focuses on first cost
Smart grid technology and its associated advancements may create a shift in how facilities consume
This month's guest columnist believes it's time for facility managers to invest in renewable
This low maintenance mechanical device provides temporary power on
Bringing "greener" energy to a facility can be made easier with energy performance contracting, if the scenario works for the organization's specific