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.
Faced with tight budgets, the utilities manager at an Illinois public university found these contracts would help further his goal to increase systems efficiency.
As the energy market evolves, so have the options that facilities have to control these
Implementing combined heat and power systems can help reduce facility energy
New environmental solutions help transition buildings into sustainability. From the October 2005 issue.
A daylighting system installed at a Patagonia warehouse and distribution center in Reno, NV reduces energy bills and increases productivity.
Efforts to lessen the environmental impact of a facility can take on many forms.
This green approach is one way to reduce the environmental impact of a
Thermal energy storage is helping to reduce energy costs for one Colorado school
With renewable energy sources gaining more attention, power from the wind is one to consider.