LEED, sustainable design, Greenwashing, Green Globes, and other sustainable facility management concepts are included in this section.
Professional Development: Where The Rubber Meets The RoadMay 7th, 2013
Technology is only as good as what it can deliver. From the April 2013 issue.
Verizon Green Project Will Power 19 Company Facilities Across the CountryMay 2nd, 2013
Fuel cells, solar systems expected to generate more than 70 million kilowatt hours of electricity—enough to eliminate more than 10,000 metric tons of carbon
Earth Day 2013: The World’s Largest Commercial Living Building, The Bullitt Center, OpensApril 23rd, 2013
The long-awaited grand opening of The Bullitt Center in Seattle took place on Monday, April 22, 2013—celebrating industry changing technology and innovation in Net-Zero and green
Trendway’s Zero Waste To Landfill, BIFMA Certifications AnnouncedApril 18th, 2013
Trendway Corporation celebrates Earth Month 2103 with two significant announcements demonstrating the company’s commitment to sustainability.
Energy Star Recognizes Aggregates Production SiteApril 12th, 2013
In Sunol, CA, Lehigh Hanson's aggregates production site is the first of its type to achieve the Energy Star Challenge for
Pioneer Award For 1970s Zero-Energy Simulation Building In DenmarkApril 4th, 2013
From 1974 on, this building situated on the university campus on the outskirts of Copenhagen was used for simulations and measurements for the optimization of building components and building services. The findings of this project proved decisive for the development of modern energy efficient
Sustainable Assessment For Printers And Imaging DevicesMarch 28th, 2013
A collaboration between UL Environment, PE INTERNATIONAL, Hewlett-Packard, Xerox, Dell, Lexmark, and other companies has been formed to produce consensus-based rules for understanding the environmental impact of this
Tips To Put Some “Spring” In The WorkplaceMarch 28th, 2013
Spring is here and that means warmer weather, blooming trees, bright flowers and…cleaning. While a good practice for offices, spring cleaning can also be a catalyst for
Renewable Energy: Shining Light On Solar Energy ChoicesMarch 27th, 2013
Beyond the decision to implement this resource, there are several specifics to evaluate. From the March 2013 issue of Today's Facility Manager.