Articles covering the broader concept of environmental awareness, including corporate social responsibility, climate change, and other news about how facility managers can impact the environment are included.
Budget restrictions shouldn't curtail consumption control
With conservation at the heart of the John G. Shedd Aquarium in Chicago, IL, Brad Popovich was searching for a way to eliminate waste and save on energy costs. The system he found accomplished both
Facility professionals around the country are making the business case for green design and
Those products with solar control properties can help to keep out unwanted
Measures taken during the construction and operations stages will help minimize this threat to healthy indoor air
Regulations on the amount, quality, and type of exterior illumination for buildings are increasingly relevant for facility managers.
FM Frequency Columnist Jeff Crane wonders, do facility managers really have to make a choice when trying to reconcile budgets with sustainability
With the proper approach, the use of shading devices on the exterior of a new or existing building can save on energy use.
Guest Contributors Stephen Bushnell and Mark Oldham stress how sustainable design has distinct insurance