LEED, sustainable design, Greenwashing, Green Globes, and other sustainable facility management concepts are included in this section.
FRIDAY FUNNY: The Green Economy Gets AnimatedDecember 13th, 2013
“Let’s Go To The Future” is a whimsical claymation look at how and why organizations must respect the environment and our natural
FREE WHITE PAPER: LEED Credits And SustainabilityNovember 25th, 2013
The following white paper from FiberTite looks at the current setup of the LEED program and examines what the program needs to do in order to reach its full potential for facility
NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Panoptix Continuous Commissioning from Johnson ControlsNovember 21st, 2013
An alternative to retro commissioning, a continuous approach using two apps available through Panoptix enables facility managers to keep a close eye on building systems.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: Kohl’s Employs DOE Better Buildings ChallengeNovember 14th, 2013
Using its Niles, OH store as a test location, the retailer seeks to reduce energy in more than 112 million square feet of occupied facility space by at least 20% by
The HVAC Factor: Keeping Steady With GeothermalNovember 7th, 2013
Temperature control was crucial for a research facility in North Carolina. From the October 2013 issue.
Green Cleaning Trends: Cleaning With Electrolyzed WaterNovember 5th, 2013
This chemical free process may help facilities further green maintenance goals. From the October 2013
NEW PRODUCT FLASH: M•Dura Heavy-Duty Manual Flush Valves by MoenNovember 5th, 2013
The brass construction valves aim to address common issues associated with flush valve designs—reliability, maintenance and repairs, and water
GSA Issues Recommendation For Green Building Certification SystemsOctober 30th, 2013
LEED and Green Globes approved as third party certification programs for federal
New Energy Code Includes Efficiency In Existing BuildingsOctober 23rd, 2013
Lighting controls and advanced HVAC also gain ground at 2015 IECC final action