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.
Employee productivity, improved energy consumption, and overall safety are just a few of the factors to benefit from carefully planned lighting.
Switching to wind energy as the sole source of electricity has been a smooth transition so far for Tom’s of Maine in Sanford,
This lighting source is making inroads in practical building installations.
The State of Massachusetts saves money on energy bills through a creative approach to HVAC system
Vuk Vujovic and Douglas J. Ogurek provide a brief overview of the state of sustainability around the world.
When the time came to overhaul its approach to heating and cooling, the City of Auburn, NY found success with a geothermal
A prototype of an "active building envelope" developed at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute holds promise for heating and cooling in the future.
Contributor Mike DeNamur explains how the removal of crossed signals may ease communications problems.