Posts Tagged ‘sustainability’

Institute Brings Industry Perspective to DOE Initiatives

Institute Brings Industry Perspective to DOE Initiatives

NIBS has encouraged DOE to use a holistic approach to achieve sustainability in federal buildings; look at lifecycle costs instead of first costs as a basis for sustainable decision making; and include operations and maintenance staff and building occupants in the long-term strategies for sustainability....Read More...

WEB EXCLUSIVE: The Role Of Submetering In LEED v3

WEB EXCLUSIVE: The Role Of Submetering In LEED v3

This Web exclusive comes from E-Mon, LLC, manufacturer of submetering and automatic meter reading hardware and software systems and...Read More...

Private Sector Energy Efficiency Retrofits

Private Sector Energy Efficiency Retrofits

A white paper released earlier this year by Johnson Controls provides an overview of financing options for facilities in the private...Read More...

EPA Lists Its Top 50 Green Power Purchasers

EPA Lists Its Top 50 Green Power Purchasers

Top purchasers in the EPA Green Power Partnership program are using more than 12 billion kilowatt hours (kWh) of green power...Read More...

HON Products level Certified

HON Products level Certified

More than 60 products in five categories have received level™ certification, a multi-attribute, sustainability standard and third-party certification program for the furniture...Read More...

Survey: Healthcare Needs More Sustainability Managers

Survey: Healthcare Needs More Sustainability Managers

The survey, podcast, and seminar series are part of the IFMA Healthcare Council’s mission to keep health care professionals abreast of the most critical trends in 21st Century...Read More...

LA Airport Authority Receives Award

LA Airport Authority Receives Award

The LAX Coastal Area Chamber of Commerce presented the authority with its Sustainability...Read More...

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Georgia-Pacific Gypsum LEED Calculator

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Georgia-Pacific Gypsum LEED Calculator

The online calculator is aimed at determining how the company's products may contribute to LEED credits....Read More...

Haworth Joins ASBE

Haworth Joins ASBE

The Holland, MI-based office furniture manufacturer is now a member of the Alliance for Sustainable Built...Read More...

AIA Top 10 Green Projects

AIA Top 10 Green Projects

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and its Committee on the Environment (COTE) recently selected its 10 leading examples of sustainable architecture and green design solutions....Read More...