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.
NEW COLUMN! In this new Facility Retrofit Column, find out how the Douglas County School District in Colorado brings in natural light to classrooms and common
This app provides up-to-the-minute information on the International Energy Conservation Code (IECC), facilitating material selection for roofing
Carrier end-of-life refrigerant management program with EOS Climate generates more than 100,000 metric tons of verified greenhouse gas emission
With the increase in smart devices and wireless technology, one facility manager is looking for feedback from others who have used wifi enabled
Facilities with photovoltaic installations can pose additional challenges to firefighting efforts, and planning is
For HVAC systems, moving from pneumatic to digital streamlines operations and
For facility managers, daylight saving time can mean re-synchronizing numerous clocks (unless your facility has invested in atomic clocks throughout), confirming that automated systems have adjusted their programming, and making sure any other time based tasks start and stop according to their schedules.
Diesel Technology Forum promotes emergency power awareness in conjunction with National Severe Weather Preparedness Week (March 2-8,
Bringing a new data center online in less than three months called for a coordinated, creative