LEED, sustainable design, Greenwashing, Green Globes, and other sustainable facility management concepts are included in this section.
This month, guest columnist Michael Gordon writes about how energy consumers in New York City were able to curtail their electric usage this past summer during periods of record demand. As participants in the
Introduced to the U.S. market from Canada in 2004, this building rating system may be a good fit for some sustainable projects.
A warehousing operation in California decided to implement solar power at its two
A new initiative to reduce the use of fossil fuel energy has been adopted by mayors across the U.S.A. with municipal assets first on the list.
TFM Columnist Tim Springer wonders if sustainability is just an opportunity to be better and get recognized for
Throughout history, cultures around the world have found methods to build and operate their structures in ways that did not threaten the surrounding natural
What options will facility professionals have as CFC and HCFC production declines?
Convention center uses on-site power generation to produce clean energy that also reduces utility bills.
Employee productivity, improved energy consumption, and overall safety are just a few of the factors to benefit from carefully planned lighting.