Energy efficiency and management, lighting, daylighting, LEDs, CFLs, alternative energy (including solar, wind, geothermal, and others), smart buildings, and other key issues related energy usage are examined here.
No matter the facility, the "3Rs" can serve as a universal guideline for conserving
In 2005, renewable sources provided 7% of the energy consumed in the U.S., according to the EIA; geothermal energy made up just 5% of that figure.
TFM takes a look back at the most influential trends of
Biomimicry proves that imitation is the highest form of flattery. After all, millions of species can't be
Before making purchases, facility managers need to define what the use of energy efficient technologies can do for their office building's carbon
Gaseous and bi-fuel gensets offer alternatives to
Careful lamp disposal methods can help keep harmful mercury out of the
FM Frequency Columnist Jeff Crane ponders electricity and