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.
FM Issue: Getting A Handle On Energy CostsNovember 1st, 2005
What can facility managers do about rising prices? One solution is to purchase their energy with the most cost effective strategy available.
Green Solutions: Energy Performance Contracts & Deferred MaintenanceNovember 1st, 2005
Faced with tight budgets, the utilities manager at an Illinois public university found these contracts would help further his goal to increase systems efficiency.
Sustainable By Design: Double Duty: Combined Heat And PowerOctober 25th, 2005
Implementing combined heat and power systems can help reduce facility energy
Sustainable Design Trends: Green Wants YouOctober 20th, 2005
New environmental solutions help transition buildings into sustainability. From the October 2005 issue.
Green Solutions: Let The Sun Shine InOctober 1st, 2005
A daylighting system installed at a Patagonia warehouse and distribution center in Reno, NV reduces energy bills and increases productivity.
Green Solutions: A Second Chance For CarpetSeptember 1st, 2005
Carpet reuse and recycling programs advance a
FM Issue: Resourceful ReductionSeptember 1st, 2005
Efforts to lessen the environmental impact of a facility can take on many forms.
Special Report: Broken Bottle FlooringAugust 25th, 2005
An old process using recent technology can change the way flooring is thought