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Facility Maintenance Decisions
HVAC: A Closer Look at VRF Technology

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Managers Must Consider Benefits of VRF System for HVAC Upgrades

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Application Insights for VRF Systems

Building Operating Management
Despite Energy Efficiency Gains, Federal Operating Costs Have Risen

Building Operating Management
Building Internet of Things Startups Are Rewriting The Rules

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Princeton University Lighting Program Embraces LEDs

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Princeton Relies on Established Manufacturers for LED Retrofit Program

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Princeton Maintenance Teams Kept Schedule Fluid During LED Projects

Facility Maintenance Decisions
SIDEBAR: LED Upgrade at Princeton Gym Light-Years in the Making

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How Occupants Influence Building Energy Performance

Building Operating Management
High-Performance HVAC Helps Bring LEED Platinum to 350 Mission

Building Operating Management
High-Performance HVAC Achieves Optimal Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Why High-Performance Buildings?

Building Operating Management
Next Step in Building Internet of Things: Interconnectivity and Integration

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Re-Tuning Buildings for Improved Facility Performance

Facility Maintenance Decisions
EPA Statistics Debunk Energy Efficiency Myth

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Training, Preparing for Building Re-Tuning Process

Building Operating Management
Technology, Design Advances Are Driving High-Performance Lighting

Building Operating Management
Bean Center Uses Ample Roof Space for Solar Tests, Generates Own Power

Building Operating Management
As Water Rates Rise, Efficiency More Important, Especially For Cooling Towers

Building Operating Management
How To Control Water Costs Without Energy Penalties

Building Operating Management
High–Performance Buildings Preview: PACE Programs Support Energy Efficiency, Building Upgrades

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Energy Use Per Square Foot In Commercial Facilities Down on Average, says EIA

Building Operating Management
Innovative FMs Look To Save 40-50 Percent on Energy With Deep Energy Retrofits

Building Operating Management
Real–World Examples Show Value of Deep Energy Retrofits

Building Operating Management
SIDEBAR: Two Financing Options for Deep Energy Retrofits

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New Efficiency Record Set for Solar Cells

Building Operating Management
What You Need To Know About Energy Benchmarking and Disclosure Ordinances

Building Operating Management
Benchmarking: Opportunities for Finding Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
SIDEBAR: Benchmarking Ordinance Results

Building Operating Management
SIDEBAR (Exclusive online only): Benchmarking Tips and Resources

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Maintenance Strategies for Boilers and Water Heaters

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Boiler Optimization to Improve Energy Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
New HVAC Equipment and Technologies Improve Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Section 179D Federal EPAct Tax Benefits Extended For Two Years

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Look For Third-Party Validation On Energy Optimization Products

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First Steps In Considering A Deep Energy Retrofit

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Guide to Efficient Lighting Published by UC Davis

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Building Occupants Can Impede Energy Efficiency Efforts

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To Judge Energy Optimization Products, Evaluate Applicability, Operational Impact

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Improving Daylighting Via Window Replacement

Building Operating Management
14 Tips for Success in Green Building

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Green Strategies Include Early Use of Safety Experts, Installation Troubleshooting

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Other Green Strategies Include Inventory Management, Good Roof Maintenance

Building Operating Management
U.S. Green Building Council Perspective: High-Performance Green Buildings as a Keystone of a Low-Carbon Economy

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Building Automation Systems: Data and Diagnostics

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Nanotechnology Could Resurrect Incandescent Lamps

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Five Tips To Trim Energy Use

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Energy Efficiency: Looking for Trouble in HVAC Systems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Infrared Thermography Helps Detect Issues in HVAC Systems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Power-Quality Analyzers Help Improve HVAC System Efficiency

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PNC’s LEED Platinum Tower: One of the Greenest Office Buildings in the World

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Allagash Brewing Uses Advanced Temperature Controllers To Keep Beer Cold

Building Operating Management
Healthcare Facility Expands Before Construction Ends

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New Standard Drives Efficiency in Rooftop Units and Furnaces

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WaterSense-Labeled Flushometer-Valve Toilets Soon Available

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Chicago Releases Results of Energy Assessment for Commercial Buildings

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Talking Points: Communications Key for Project Support

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Energy Star Leaders Offer 6 Lessons for Facility Managers

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Meeting Energy Star Expectations and Making the Program a Foundation

Building Operating Management
More Energy Star Tips: Stay the Course with Older Buildings, Engage Tenants

Building Operating Management
Facilities Respond to California’s Drought

Building Operating Management
California Water-Use Targets Include Sprinklers, Water Reclamation, Landscaping

Building Operating Management
Better Design, Management, Technology Aid California Water Reduction

Building Operating Management
Dishwashing Efficiency, Xeriscaping Help Cut California Water Use

Building Operating Management
High-Performance Buildings: Update on NREL Facility in Colorado

Building Operating Management
High-Performance Buildings: Update on Federal Center South Building 1202 near Seattle

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Good News on Green Building from USGBC’s Economic Impact Study

Building Operating Management
Survey Shows Challenges, Opportunities In Data Center Operations

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Energy Chickens Help Save Plug-Load Energy

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Take A Close Look At Product ROI Claims

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Focus on Specific Benefits of Energy Optimization Products

Building Operating Management
Pay Attention To Utilities When Negotiating Healthcare Leases

Building Operating Management
Understanding How Data Should Drive Energy Upgrades

Building Operating Management
Survey Highlights Data Center Challenges, Opportunities

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Managers Must Stress Importance of Maintenance and Engineering Departments

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Energy Curtailment Plan Is at the Heart of Demand Response

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Advances in Submetering Technology Optimize Energy-Saving Systems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Data, Cost Important Considerations for Submetering Upgrades

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Long-Term Benefits of Commissioning Energy-Monitoring Systems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Spotlight on Smart Buildings

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The Challenge of Choosing Energy Optimization Products

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Survey: Facility Water Conservation Measures In California

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Solar-Energy Technologies Emerging as Options for Commercial and Institutional Facilities

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Solar Market Growing, but Challenges do Exist

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Developments on Solar-Technology Front for Maintenance Managers

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Natural Gas Transition Saves Vanderbilt Millions on Maintenance

Facility Maintenance Decisions
New HVAC System Changes Priorities for Vanderbilt Maintenance Department

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Eye on Energy: Lighting Upgrades Help Retail Facility Takes Control

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Universities Save Switching from Steam to Hot Water

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System Integration Offers Benefits for Green Buildings

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Energy Upgrades Begin with Careful Planning, Knowledge of Equipment and Building Design

Building Operating Management
Role of Measurement and Verification in Energy Upgrade

Building Operating Management
Communication Is Key in Energy Upgrade

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Technology Advances Help Managers Maximize Infrared Imaging Investment

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Clearing Up Infrared Imaging Misconceptions

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Impact of Infrared-Imaging Continues to Increase

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Utilities and Energy Codes Drive Changes in Lighting Systems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Energy Upgrades Roundtable: Managers Discuss Energy Efficiency Challenges

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Finding and Fixing Energy Problems in HVAC Systems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Humidity Control Vital to Keeping HVAC Costs Low

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Poor Training Leads to Increased HVAC System Waste

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To Get Utility Incentives, Reach Out Early In Project Planning

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Tips For Getting Incentives From Utilities

Building Operating Management
How Real-Time Energy Monitoring Saves Energy

Building Operating Management
Top Products — Energy Optimization

Building Operating Management
Video: Best Practices Discussed by 2015 FMXcellence Award Winners

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Honoree: Sheridan College, Oakville, Ontario
Project: A Vision of Energy Excellence

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Honoree: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle
Project: Excellence in Lean Staffing

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Honoree: University of Arizona
Project: Excellence in Succession Planning

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Honoree: adidas Group
Project: Excellence in Earmarked Budgeting

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Lighting Upgrades Keep Mall of America Fresh, Energy Efficient

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Successful Lighting Upgrades at Mall of America Require Effective Planning

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Lighting Upgrades Vital Part of Massive Mall of America Expansion

Building Operating Management
2015 FMXcellence Awards Honor FMs Who Tackled Energy, Staffing Challenges with Proactive Planning, Analysis

Building Operating Management
Advice To Improve Maintenance Focused On Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Quality of Maintenance Programs and Their Effect on Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Best Approach To Take With Antiquated Equipment

Building Operating Management
Building System With Most Negative Effect on Energy Efficiency

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Hospital Uses Utility Assessment To Begin Energy Efficiency Upgrades

Building Operating Management
Obtaining Primary Data to Help Support Energy Projects

Building Operating Management
Measuring, Verifying, and Reporting Energy Project Results

Building Operating Management
High-Performance Lighting Design and California’s Title 24

Building Operating Management
EPAct Tax Benefits For Warehouses: Section 179(D) Provisions

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Museum Evaluates, Installs LEDs With Support From Local Utility

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Is Solar Arguably the Era's Most Disruptive Technology?

Building Operating Management
Water Efficiency Is New Focus in High Performance

Building Operating Management
Weather-Proofed Windows and Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
2 Ways Building Energy Performance Deteriorates

Building Operating Management
Innovative Funding Sources Provide Upgrades to Healthcare Facilities’ Infrastructures

Building Operating Management
Degree of Recognition of Energy Star and Portfolio Manager

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Pros and Cons of Retrofitting Elevators for Energy Efficiency

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Will Outcome Based Compliance Be The New Normal For Energy Codes?

Building Operating Management
Finding Best Financing Options for Energy Efficiency Projects

Building Operating Management
Utility Program Helps Fund Retrocommissioning, Upgrades at Santiago Canyon College

Building Operating Management
Additional Energy Efficiency Lighting Issues Covered by Title 24

Building Operating Management
California’s Title 24 Addresses Variety of Lighting Efficiency Controls

Building Operating Management
Acceptance Testing, Training for Lighting Controls, Energy Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
HVAC and Energy Efficiency: Strategies and Tactics

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Demand-Response Programs Help Lower HVAC System Costs

Facility Maintenance Decisions
BAS, VAV Boxes Help Control Long-Term HVAC Costs

Building Operating Management
Vancouver Facility Boosts Water Efficiency with Onsite Wastewater Treatment, Re-use

Building Operating Management
Wastewater Reclamation Gains Ground in Water Efficiency Arena

Building Operating Management
To Boost Water Efficiency, Learn Existing System, Consider Alternative Sources

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Elevators and Destination Dispatch Technology

Building Operating Management
Materials on Roof Surface Can Build Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Target Heat Loss at Walls, Roofs to Boost Building Performance

Building Operating Management
Timing, Scope Are Critical In Considering Deep Energy Retrofits

Building Operating Management
Comparative Data, Coil Cleaning Can Help Restore Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Maintenance Plan, ‘Walk-Around’ Audits Can Help Restore Energy Efficiency

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Long Term Planning, Recommissioning, Auditing

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How To Know How Far To Go With a Deep Energy Retrofit?

Building Operating Management
Role of Staff, Training, Building Data in Loss of Energy Efficiency

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AC Motors One Way to Cut Elevators’ Energy Use

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Simple Payback is Thinking Too Simply

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Dan Hounsell: Can Money Change the Image of Maintenance?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
A Gameplan for Building Automation Systems and Energy Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Showing Success With Your BAS Setup

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Maximizing System Efficiency Through BAS

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Setting Proper Trends Important to Achieve Success With BAS

Building Operating Management
Project Size, Non-Energy Components Are Important in Deep Energy Retrofits

Building Operating Management
Deep Energy Retrofit a Chance to ‘Re-Market,’ Re-Think a Building

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Comprehensive HVAC PM Programs Promote Energy Efficiency

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AIV Metric Can Build Accountability into Building Performance

Building Operating Management
Buildings’ Data Helps Reveal Effectiveness of Energy Use

Building Operating Management
Occupant Response Measures Must Figure in Building Evaluation

Building Operating Management
Building’s Energy Efficiency, Occupant Comfort Are Related

Building Operating Management
PACE Financing an Option for More Extensive Energy Efficiency Projects

Building Operating Management
Utility On-bill Financing an Added Option for Energy Efficiency Projects

Building Operating Management
Financing Tools Include Energy Performance Contract, Energy Service Agreement

Building Operating Management
‘Threshold Questions’ Help Find Path to Energy Efficiency Financing

Building Operating Management
Energy Upgrades Overcome Scheduling Challenges, Produce Verified Savings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Critical Operations: Laboratories and Energy Savings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Variable Air Volume Considerations for Critical Facilities

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Uncovering Energy Savings Inside Critical Facilities

Building Operating Management
Power of Group, Leaders Can Drive Energy Savings

Building Operating Management
Targeting Occupant Behavior for Energy Savings

Building Operating Management
Making Retrocommissioning a Priority

Building Operating Management
Library Energy Project Replaced Outmoded Systems

Building Operating Management
Centralizing Energy Management in City of Boston Buildings

Building Operating Management
Todd Isherwood Transforming City of Boston's Energy Strategies

Building Operating Management
Focus on Barriers to Change and Study Your Buildings

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Energy Information Technology, Staff, Bring HVAC Savings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Waste Watch: Improving HVAC Energy Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
HVAC System Audits Help Improve Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Retrocommissioning Helps Identify HVAC Inefficiencies

Building Operating Management
Beyond PUE: The Big Picture Of Data Center Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
To Drive Data Center Efficiency, eBay Combined Facilities And IT Departments

Building Operating Management
New Commercial Building Job Titles Emphasize Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Preparing the Facility Workforce for Zero Net Energy

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How A Divided Congress Continues To Affect Energy Policy

Building Operating Management
Energy Efficiency Challenge: Facility Workforce Development

Building Operating Management
Product Showcase: Water Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Treatment and Popularity of Re-Using Onsite Water

Building Operating Management
Net-Zero, Re-Use Approaches Address Looming Water Problems

Building Operating Management
On-Site Water Can Lead To Goal of Net-Zero Water

Building Operating Management
Rules of Thumb to Guide 5-Year Capital Plan

Building Operating Management
Tie Capital Decisions To How Building Has Evolved

Building Operating Management
Use Three Steps To Build Long-Term Capital Plan

Building Operating Management
5-Year Plan Delivers Energy Savings, Stable ROI

Building Operating Management
Using Energy, Portfolio Data To Reduce Facility Costs

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Energy Data Brings HVAC Savings

Building Operating Management
Retrofitting Elevators for Energy Efficiency: Pros and Cons

Building Operating Management
How To Reduce Elevators' Energy Use

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Retrocommissioning: Getting Back to Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Retrocommissioning: Finding Barriers to Energy Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Setting the Scope for a Retrocommissioning Project

Facility Maintenance Decisions
How to Ensure a Successful Retrocommissioning Project

Building Operating Management
Ambulatory Care Center Taps Lean Design Principles

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Economic Woes Prompt Texas University to Look Harder for HVAC Savings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Campus-Wide Energy-Efficiency Focus Triggers Change

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Improved Chiller Efficiency Delivers Bottom-Line Savings

Building Operating Management
The Rise of the LEED City

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The Importance of Net-Zero Energy Goals

Building Operating Management
A Beginner's Guide to ASHRAE 90.1 and LEEDv4

Building Operating Management
ASHRAE, LEED Updates Include Lighting, Sustainable Materials

Building Operating Management
States Raise The Bar On High-Performance Buildings

Building Operating Management
Despite Buildings' Success, Facility Managers Aim For More Performance

Building Operating Management
Flexible Design, Careful Energy Monitoring Are Vital

Building Operating Management
Facility Managers' Grasp Of Big-Picture Issues Is Crucial To Net-Zero Performance

Building Operating Management
Especially In Net-Zero Energy Buildings, A Careful Eye On Operations Pays Off

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Retrocommissioning Aims to Reduce HVAC Costs

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How Outcome Based Compliance Can Ensure Efficient Operations

Building Operating Management
Tips on Replacing or Upgrading HVAC Components

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Defining High-Performance Buildings

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Lighting Retrofits: Streamlining for Savings

Building Operating Management
Innovations Offer Reductions In HVAC Energy Consumption But Are Often Ignored

Building Operating Management
Net-Zero Energy Buildings: Waste Heat Recovery And Renewable Energy

Building Operating Management
Evaluating Space Density To Gain Efficiency

Building Operating Management

Building Operating Management
Focus On A Coating’s Overall Quality As Well As Specific Features

Building Operating Management
Aetna Building in Phoenix Earns LEED Silver

Building Operating Management
Building Recommissioning Helps Heifer International Meet Challenges Of Reliability, Efficiency, And Sustainability

Building Operating Management
Main Problems Identified During Commissioning Included Malfunctioning Sensors And Water Valves

Building Operating Management
Ongoing Commissioning Is Part of Comprehensive Approach

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Energy Savings From Occupant Training

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Fault Detection And Diagnostics Software Has Potential To Save Energy

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Data Center Upgrades for Reliability and Energy Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Redundancy Ensures Data Center System Availability if Components Fail

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Adaptability Important to Efficient Data Center Operation

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Controlling Condensation, Temperature Important to Protect Data Centers

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Remote Access Helps Managers' Ability to Control Data Center Systems

Building Operating Management
Achieving Economic Efficiencies At General Motors Facilities

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How To Successfully Commission

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What Is High-Performance Building?

Building Operating Management
How Energy Benchmarking Ordinances Can Help Facility Managers Save Money

Building Operating Management
Understanding Energy Benchmarking Ordinances

Building Operating Management
Strategies To Reduce Operating Costs Using Energy Benchmarks

Building Operating Management
Energy Benchmarking Is First Step To Savings For Chicago High Rise

Building Operating Management
Cost Savings From Variable Only, Primary Flow Chilled Water Pumping

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Infrared Imaging: Benefits Beyond the Basics

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Application Possibilities Expand for Infrared Technology

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Matching Infrared Imaging With Facility Needs

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Maximizing Payback on Infrared Imaging Purchase

Building Operating Management
Data Helps Sell Energy Efficiency Efforts In Healthcare Facilities

Building Operating Management
Understand Where Energy Is Used To Maximize Benefits Of Healthcare Efficiency Efforts

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High-Performance Products Make High-Performance Buildings

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Guaranteed Energy Performance

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How Do You Manage Big Data?

Building Operating Management
Budget For Energy Upgrades Requires Fully Understanding Real Costs

Building Operating Management
True Energy Costs Play Important Role In Determining Energy Savings

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Realistic View Of Energy Savings Helps Meet Targets

Building Operating Management
USGBC Professional Exams Evolving With Launch Of LEED v4

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Submetering Helps FMs Take Control Of Power

Building Operating Management
Misconceptions About Energy Star Can Prevent Facility Managers From Seeing Its Benefits

Building Operating Management
Time Commitment For Energy Star Portfolio Manager Is Work That Should Already Be Done

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Improving Building's Energy Performance Brings Additional Benefits As Well

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Savings and Efficiency from Using HDS to Plan Retrofits

Facility Maintenance Decisions
HDS Scanning Improves Efficiency at Utah Power Plant

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Design, Engineering Firms Turn to HDS Technology

Facility Maintenance Decisions
HDS Scanning Eliminates Need to Interrupt Facility Operations

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Energy Recovery Systems Can Cut Energy Use Significantly

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Submetering: Gathering Data, Finding Savings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Submeters Effective Way to Gather Hard Data

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Have Goals in Mind Before Installing Submeters

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Finding Cost-Savings Opportunities in Submetering

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Chiller Upgrade Increases Efficiency at Miami International Airport

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Scope of Airport Chiller Project Provides Challenges

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Managing Airport Chiller Installation Project Offers Challenges

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Portable Cooling Equipment Aids in Chiller Changeover

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Energy Recovery Systems: Airside and Waterside

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High-Performance Exteriors Require Creativity, Commitment

Building Operating Management
Attention To Detail Helps Eliminate Envelope Leaks

Building Operating Management
High-Performance Exterior Helps Library Use Less Energy In More Space

Building Operating Management
With Water A Concern, Education Was Key To Convincing Owners To Use Open-Ventilated Rain Screen

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The Future of Demand Response

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How To Maximize Your Water Efficiency Efforts

Building Operating Management
Electronic Faucets, Aerators Can Help Meet Water Efficiency Goals

Building Operating Management
Lower-Flush Fixtures Can Save Water, But Be Aware Of Infrastructure Challenges

Building Operating Management
Water Efficiency Requires Occupant Cooperation, Change Of Habits

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Steam-Plant Conversion Generates Cool Savings

Building Operating Management
Energy Benefits of Green Roofs

Building Operating Management
Green Roofs Incentives and Rebates

Building Operating Management
Solar Industry Continues To Grow, Price Continues To Decrease

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Closing Windows For Energy Savings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Financing Facility Retrofits: The Power of the Negawatt

Facility Maintenance Decisions
What is a Negawatt?

Building Operating Management
Plumbing Codes, Technologies, And Rating Systems Are Driving Water Efficiency In Restrooms

Building Operating Management
Water Codes And Standards Continue To Tighten Water Usage Limits

Building Operating Management
Measurement, Benchmarking Of Water Use Can Help Drive Efficiency

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Variable-refrigerant Flow (VRF) Systems: Weighing Benefits And Limitations

Building Operating Management
Case For Capital Investment In Lighting Upgrades Rests On Showing Specific Benefits

Building Operating Management
Benchmarking, Rebates And Incentives Can Help Justify Lighting Upgrades

Building Operating Management
Combine Lighting Upgrades With Other Capital Projects To Maximize Energy Savings, Minimize Disruption

Building Operating Management
Overselling Productivity Increases, Maintenance Savings Can Hurt Chances Of Approval For Lighting Upgrades

Building Operating Management
As Google Grows, It's Up To Joe Kava To Ensure Data Centers Keep Pace

Building Operating Management
To Keep Up With Demand For Data Centers, Google Focuses On Policies, Procedures

Building Operating Management
Custom-built Servers, Onboard Batteries Help Google Meet Its IT Energy Efficiency Goals

Building Operating Management
Google Shares Data Center Energy Efficiency Information To Help Push Industry Change

Building Operating Management
Customized Training Helps Google Data Center Employees Get Up To Speed

Building Operating Management
Getting Back On Energy Budget After a Rough Winter

Building Operating Management
Big Strides in HVAC and Lighting Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Ensuring the Most Energy Efficient Equipment

Building Operating Management
Overlooked Low- and No-Cost Energy Effiicent Opportunities

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Manage Demand Response To Drive Energy Efficiency

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Make the Most of Your BAS: Use Automated Demand-Response

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Demand Side Management Helps Cut Energy Consumption, Costs

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Retrocommissioning Is Often Overlooked Way To Manage Energy Costs

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Demand Response: The Road Ahead

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Taking Charge of Demand Response

Building Operating Management
Energy Master Plan Can Help Manage Costs On Demand Side, Supply Side

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Trouble Spots for Data Center Performance

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Keeping an Eye on Data Center Efficiency

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Life-cycle Costs Justify Investment In Energy-Efficient Fans

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How Fault Detection And Diagnostics Reduces Energy Costs

Building Operating Management
Net-Zero Building Saves More Than Energy For Leon County, Fla.

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How To Determine How Water Is Used, and How Water Is Being Wasted

Building Operating Management
Less Obvious Systems To Consider in Pursuing Water Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Net-Zero Water: Is It Realistic?

Building Operating Management
Barriers To Water Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Factors to Consider With Demand Response Program

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Management Insight Column: Harnessing the Power of Data

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Management Insight Column: Analyzing Facilities' Energy Use

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Management Insight Column: Rethinking Management Priorities

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Variable-refrigerant Flow (VRF) Systems: Air-cooled And Water-Cooled

Building Operating Management
Consider Whether Design is Still Sensible During Retrocommissioning

Building Operating Management
How To Gauge Whether Retrocommissioning Was Successful

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What Is High-Performance Building?

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How To Successfully Commission

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Fans Offer Opportunities For Significant HVAC Energy Savings

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Microsoft Finds That Fault Detection Saves Energy

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Meters Offer Greater Opportunities For Energy Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Mississippi State University Upgrades HVAC Technology and Benefits Bottom Line

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Mississippi State Converts Steam Plant to Condensing Units

Facility Maintenance Decisions
BAS Significant Part of Mississippi State University Projects

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Next Step to Savings for Missisippi State: Ice Storage Area

Building Operating Management
Facility Managers Need To Understand Changing Market To Maximize Utility Incentives and Rebates

Building Operating Management
Trend In Utility Incentive Programs Is Toward More Monitoring, Proof Of Performance

Building Operating Management
Utility Incentive Programs Will Require Stricter Monitoring, Offer Greater Benefits

Building Operating Management
Paul Lupica's Energy Efficiency Efforts Have Led To Big Improvement For Munich Re

Building Operating Management
Energy Star's Portfolio Manager Is Important Tool For Munich Re's Energy Efficiency Efforts

Building Operating Management
Careful Consideration Of Technology Helps Munich Re Avoid Costly Mistakes

Building Operating Management
Munich Reinsurance America's Sustainability Efforts Are Part Of Larger Corporate Goals

Facility Maintenance Decisions
BAS Benefits: Automation Sets the Stage for Savings, Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Chicago High-Rise Finds Better Option Than Free Cooling

Building Operating Management
Preparing Data Centers for Extreme Cold or Extreme Heat

Facility Maintenance Decisions
5 Minutes With Podcast: HVAC Retrofits Save Colorado City $400,000

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Things to Know Before Beginning Demsand-Response

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LEED in Motion Report Provides Evidence of LEED Buildings' Efficiency

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Taking A Close Look At Intelligent Buildings May Pay Off For FMs

Building Operating Management
How HVAC Economizers Can Help Data Centers Meet Energy Codes, Energy Star Ratings And ASHRAE Standards

Building Operating Management
Managing Data Center Air Flow With Hot Aisles, Cold Aisles Can Help Drive Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Tailor Data Center Energy Strategies To Business Needs

Building Operating Management
Information, Technology Help McGill University Save On HVAC Costs

Building Operating Management
Energy Management Information System Helps McGill University Cut Down On HVAC Energy Usage

Building Operating Management
Focus On Demand Can Help Cut HVAC Energy Costs

Building Operating Management
Energy Audits, Retrocommissioning Are Keys To Energy Management Plan

Building Operating Management
Set Design Standards, Review Them Often To Maximize HVAC Energy Savings

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Automated Demand-Response Increases

Building Operating Management
Choosing Energy-Efficient Mechanical Equipment Reduces Noise

Building Operating Management
Six Steps Help Justify Building Energy Upgrades

Building Operating Management
To Win Funding For Energy Efficiency Projects, Think Like A CFO

Building Operating Management
M&V Done Right: Tips For Measuring And Reporting Energy Efficiency Results

Building Operating Management
Facility Energy Management Produces Real Financial Benefits

Building Operating Management
Triple Bottom Line: Facility Managers Are Positioned To Lead Efforts

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Retrocommissioning: A New Tool in the Quest for Energy Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Retrocommissioning Sensors Monitor Energy Waste

Building Operating Management
Ultraviolet (UV) Light Treatments For HVAC Applications: Coil Systems

Building Operating Management
In-Duct UVC Systems Can Combat HVAC Microbial Growth

Building Operating Management
Evaluating The Effectiveness Of UVC Treatments For HVAC Systems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Strategies for Snow and Ice Management Success

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Regular Inspections Important for Snow and Ice Management Equipment

Building Operating Management
Steps Beyond Simple Payback To Justify Large Energy Efficiency Investments

Building Operating Management
How Bundling Energy Efficiency Projects Helps Justify Large Capital Upgrades

Building Operating Management
Maintenance Savings May Help Justify HVAC Capital Investments

Building Operating Management
Deferred Capital Renewal Can Be Used To Justify HVAC Upgrades

Building Operating Management
Strategies for Continued Energy Efficient Performance

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Retrocommissioning: Teaming Up For Savings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Combination of In-House and Agency Best Fit for Retrocommissioning Project

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Streamlining the Members of Your Retrocommissioning Team

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Benefits of an HVAC Upgrade

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Pay Attention To Part Load Efficiency Of Heating And Cooling Distribution System

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Data Issues Are Critical With Fault Detection And Diagnostics (FDD)

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Demand Response: Delivering Efficiency and Savings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Consider Demand-Response Impact on Operations Before Participating

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Health Care Facilities Present Demand Response Challenges

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Clearing Hurdles Presented by Demand Response

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Sidebar: Demand-Response Resources

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Unexplored Potential in HVAC Systems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Understanding New Technology: Tankless Water Heaters

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Number of Different Tankless Water Heating Options

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Operation Considerations With Tankless Systems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Sidebar: Tankless Water Heater Specification and Installation

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With Fault Detection And Diagnostics (FDD), Take Close Look At Buildings, Software Capabilities

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What You Need To Know When Calculating Demand Charges

Building Operating Management
Key Energy Use Metrics Can Help Maximize Energy Savings With Windows

Building Operating Management
Making Windows More Efficient: Low-E Coatings, Warm-Edge Spacers, Electrochromic Glass

Building Operating Management
Daylighting, Coatings, Installation Can All Affect Role Of Windows In Energy Consumption

Building Operating Management
UC Merced Earns 11th LEED Certification, 2nd Platinum

Building Operating Management
Lighting Controls Offer Energy Efficiency, Cost Savings

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Understand How Rates Change To Manage Electricity Costs

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Understanding How Fault Detection And Diagnostics (FDD) Tool Works

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What You Need To Know When Calculating Demand Charges

Building Operating Management
Care Is Needed In Economic Analysis of Energy Upgrades As Electric Rates Change

Building Operating Management
When Managing Electric Usage, Peak Demand Is Key To Savings

Building Operating Management
How To Account For Demand Charges When Calculating Energy Upgrade Savings

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Get Occupants Involved in Green

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Commissioning Doesn't Have to Be Difficult, Expensive

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How Tougher Energy Efficiency Standards Will Affect Facility Managers

Building Operating Management
Tighter Energy Codes Are Applying To Smaller Buildings, Building Systems

Building Operating Management
Steps To Take To Be Compliant With ASHRAE 90.1-2010

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What You Need To Know About The ASHRAE 90.1 Standard Process

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What Is Smart Grid, Precisely?

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A Look At Chicago's Proposed Energy Disclosure Ordinance

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Exploring the Benefits of System Energy Audits

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Diving Into Data Generated from Energy Audits

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Getting the Most out of Energy Audit Results

Building Operating Management
Fan Efficiency Grades Can Help Decrease HVAC Energy Usage, Cut Energy Costs

Building Operating Management
Variable Refrigerant Flow HVAC Systems Can Save Energy, Money

Building Operating Management
Energy Recovery Is Becoming Common Way To Save On HVAC Costs

Building Operating Management
How Adopting Energy Management Strategies Helps Retailers Be More Energy Efficient

Building Operating Management
Retailers Say Energy Management Systems Need To Take Disparity Between Facilities Into Account

Building Operating Management
Energy Management Systems: Lessons Learned at Kohl's, Adidas, Westfield

Building Operating Management
Microsoft Uses Fault Detection And Diagnostics To Transform Facilities Management

Building Operating Management
Microsoft Uses Big Data To Manage Buildings

Building Operating Management
As Microsoft Has Brought Fault Detection And Diagnostics Online, Management Of Assets Has Improved

Building Operating Management
Unified Reporting Helps Microsoft's Facilities Management Team Measure And Manage Energy Use

Building Operating Management
Microsoft's 'Analytics Blanket' Is Changing How Facilities Are Managed

Building Operating Management
Metropolitan Square Earns LEED-EBOM Gold

Building Operating Management
Is There Still A LEED Premium?

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Will EPAct Deductions Be Extended?

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Fault Detection And Diagnostics (FDD) Is Attracting Industry Interest

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Outsourcing: Managers Discuss the Often-Controversial Practice

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Low-Hanging Fruit: Energy Savings Made Easy

Facility Maintenance Decisions
HVAC Systems, Electric Motors Consume Large Amounts of Energy

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Identifying and Repairing Leaks Solves Major Problems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Arc-Flash Explosion Triggers Renovation, Savings at University of Alabama

Facility Maintenance Decisions
University of Alabama Thinks Long-Term During Renovation

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Renovation Results in Leaner Maintenance Principles at University of Alabama

Facility Maintenance Decisions
In-House Maintenance Staff Boosts Alabama's Bottom Line In Renovation

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Online Exclusive: More Information on Alabama's Arc-Flash Explosion

Building Operating Management
Commissioning, Retrocommissioning Are Critical Elements Of Green Renovations

Building Operating Management
How To Realize Actual Savings From Green Renovation Projects

Building Operating Management
HEI's Bob Holesko, Other FMXcellence Winners Share How They Made A Big Impact On A Large Portfolio

Building Operating Management
At BAE Systems, Sustainability Program Grew From Single Chiller Project

Building Operating Management
New York City Department Of Education's SchoolStat Program Helps Show Value Of FM

Building Operating Management
Georgia Tech's Culture Of Sustainability Helps Attract Students

Building Operating Management
Sustainability Is Cornerstone Of Lawrence Berkley National Laboratory's Culture, Research

Building Operating Management
TD Bank Spreads Sustainability Across Multi-National Portfolio

Building Operating Management
Video: How to Engage Occupants in Sustainability Strategies

Building Operating Management
Video: Communications Strategies for FM Success

Building Operating Management
Tenant Engagement, Energy Efficiency Lead To LEED Gold for 255 Alhambra Circle

Building Operating Management
Can 179D Energy Efficiency Tax Deductions Be Saved?

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Fault Detection And Diagnostics (FDD) Shows Promising Results

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Successful Paint Applications Require More Than Specification

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Plumbing Efficiency: Looking for Trouble

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Submetering Technology Helps Facilities Pursue Greater Energy Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Installation Considerations for Utility Meters

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Streamlining and Maximizing Submetering Systems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Regular Inspections, Testing Helps Improve Energy Efficiency in Chillers

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Good Water Treatment Program Improves Chiller Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Annual Oil, Refrigerant Tests Important to Maintain Chiller Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Setting Maintenance Priorities Vital to Producing Efficient Chillers

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Involve Utility As Part Of Demand-Response Decisions

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Demand For Energy Efficiency In Buildings Brings New Resources For Tenants

Building Operating Management
Energy Consumption In Tenant Space Offers Potential For Big Savings

Building Operating Management
Empire State Building Tenant Li & Fung USA Shows How Cooperation Can Save Energy

Building Operating Management
Energy Efficiency In Tenant Spaces Should Be Focus At Lease, Expansion And Renewal Stages

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Motors Can Help Drive Energy Efficiency

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The First Step in Evaluating Cooling Tower Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Measurement and Verification Can Help Maintain Efficiency, Improve LEED Scores

Building Operating Management
Measurement And Verification Requires Close Attention To Be Successful Part Of Green Building Initiatives

Building Operating Management
How Continuous Measurement And Verification Helped Improve Operational Efficiency

Building Operating Management
LEED for Healthcare Aims To Help Improve Health of Buildings, Patients

Building Operating Management
Cooling Tower Efficiency Leads To Other Efficiencies

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Spotlight on Efficient Painting Jobs

Building Operating Management
Water Savings From Cooling Tower Efficiency Strategies

Building Operating Management
Rising Water Prices Mean It's Time For A Professional Water Certification For Facility Managers

Building Operating Management
Water Credential For Facility Managers Would Focus On Efficiency, Metering and Usage

Building Operating Management
Water Credential Would Need To Include Information On Codes, Standards, Regulations And Rating Systems

Building Operating Management
Equipment, Operations Both Offer Areas For Improved HVAC Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Making HVAC, Chiller Retrofits Work

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Solid Maintenance Programs Keep Chillers Operating Efficiently

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Age, Operating Hours Crucial Factors in Chiller Replacement Decision

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How To Justify Energy Retrofits

Building Operating Management
Calculating Water Upgrade Payback Involves These Four Factors

Building Operating Management
Five More Ways To Accurately Calculate Water Upgrade Payback

Building Operating Management
Tightening Water Standards Help Shape Water Upgrade Projects

Building Operating Management
Energy Efficiency Projects Bring Large Savings To Poudre School District

Building Operating Management
Bond Issue Will Help Make Existing Poudre Schools More Energy Efficient

Building Operating Management
Data Is Lifeblood Of Colorado School District's Energy Efficiency Program

Building Operating Management
Culture Change Produces Large Energy Savings at Rocky Mountain High School

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What Does It Mean To Be Carbon Neutral?

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Keys to Ensuring Successful Rooftop PV System

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Reducing Energy Use: Five Steps Help Overcome Barriers

Building Operating Management
Shorenstein Properties Works Toward Comprehensive Energy Management Practices

Building Operating Management
Shorenstein Energy Plan Shows Value Of Focusing On How Business Decisions Are Made

Building Operating Management
Los Angeles Convention Center Uses Outsourcing To Save Energy, Earn LEED Certification

Building Operating Management
Facility Managers Use Outsourcing Providers For Core Competency In Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Outsourcing Helps KeyBank Gain LEED-EBOM Platinum Certification

Building Operating Management
Energy Efficiency Projects With New LEED On The Horizon

Building Operating Management
Equipment vs. Operations: Greatest Opportunity for Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Making A Pitch For Energy Efficiency Spending

Building Operating Management
Best No- and Low-Cost Energy Efficiency Projects

Building Operating Management
Untapped Potential for Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
How Energy Managers Can Leverage Big Data Right Now

Building Operating Management
Planned Capital Upgrades Present Opportunities For Deeper Energy Savings

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Focus on Motor Efficiency to Find Savings

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Modular Data Centers Offer Flexibility

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Glenborough Uses Energy Star As Guide For Extensive Energy Efficiency Efforts

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Glenborough's Next Project is Energy Retrofits at Corporate Headquarters

Building Operating Management
Glenborough's Long-Term Goal Is To Be Industry Leader In Sustainability

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Why Water Efficiency Should Be A Priority

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Where To Start With LEED-EBOM

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Managers Share Experiences With Retrocommissioning

Building Operating Management
Energy Star Portfolio Manager Helps K-12 Facility Managers Avoid Millions in Energy Costs

Building Operating Management
Portfolio Manager Helps Schools Set Baseline for Energy, Water Use

Building Operating Management
Energy Efficiency in K-12 Buildings Doesn't Require Full Time Employee

Building Operating Management
Communicating Early Success With Energy Star Can Help Get Energy Efficiency Efforts Off Ground in K-12 Buildings

Building Operating Management
How the GSA's Bean Federal Center Uses Solar Power to Save on Utility Costs

Building Operating Management
Photovoltaic Lab on Bean Federal Center Roof Helps GSA Find Best Solar Solutions

Building Operating Management
Bean Federal Center Solar Power Project Creates Jobs, Utility Savings

Building Operating Management
USGBC Lists Top 10 LEED States for 2012

Building Operating Management
Office Lighting Design Must Have More Goals Than Just Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Solve Lighting Quality Problems By Letting Space Guide Technology

Building Operating Management
Brightness and Variety Are Challenges To Office Lighting Quality

Building Operating Management
Avoiding Problems With Office Lighting Design

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Select Facility Energy Consumption Dashboards Carefully For Ease Of Use

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EPAct Section 179D Deadline Is December 31, 2013

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Monitoring Is Key To Data Center Efficiency

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Look For Utility Rebates Early In Energy Efficiency Projects

Building Operating Management
Utility Incentives Can Mean Millions Of Dollars In Savings

Building Operating Management
Server-level Water For Cooling Can Bring Data Center Efficiency

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Measuring Exterior Energy Efficiency

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Boiler and Chiller Upgrades Boost Bottom Line for Illinois Hospital

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Illinois Hospital Encounters Challenges Installing New Boilers and Chillers

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Illinois Hospital Overcomes Obstacles and Benefits from Savings

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Facility Dashboards Show Energy Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Managing Water Use Vital to Achieving Sustainability

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Updated Plumbing Products Key for Saving Utility Costs, Water Use

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Suggestions to Help Minimize Water Use

Building Operating Management
Bridge The Gap From Construction To Efficient Operations

Building Operating Management
Tie Design and Construction Teams To Building Performance

Building Operating Management
LEED Certification Aims To Be Constantly Evolving

Building Operating Management
Five Sources Of Data Can Help Facility Managers Analyze Energy Use

Building Operating Management
Energy Star Automated Benchmarking Services Can Aid Building Energy-Data Gathering

Building Operating Management
Submeters Help Measure Energy Used By Specific Building Area

Building Operating Management
Use Building Automation System To Learn Information On Energy Use

Building Operating Management
Data Loggers Offer Specifics Of Equipment's Energy Use

Building Operating Management
Proposed EPAct Deduction Extension Would Create Deep Retrofit Tax Incentive

Building Operating Management
Facility Master Plan Can Help With Energy Efficiency In Educational Facilities

Building Operating Management
Energy Consultants Can Help Integrate Energy Conservation Measures With Facility Master Plan

Building Operating Management
Energy Calculations Help Determine Payback Of Energy Conservation Measures In Facility Master Plan

Building Operating Management
Tips For Designing Energy Efficient HVAC Systems

Building Operating Management
HVAC Opportunity: Improve The Efficiency Of The Heating And Cooling Distribution Systems

Building Operating Management
For HVAC Efficiency, Optimize Source Equipment For Hot Water And Chilled Water

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Check Efficiency Of Daily Operations

Building Operating Management
LEED Certified Lab Offers Lessons In Efficiency, Project Management

Building Operating Management
Lighting Controls Can Amplify Effect Of More Efficient Light Sources

Building Operating Management
Daylighting Controls Are Becoming Less Complicated, More Productive

Building Operating Management
Outdoor Lighting Can Be Managed By Lighting Controls

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Maintenance History Key Factor in Boiler Repair-or-Replace Decision

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Boiler Repair-or-Replace Decision: Key Questions

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Improving Boiler Energy Efficiency with Retrocommissioning

Building Operating Management
Blade Servers, Virtualization Can Tax Data Center Facility Capacity

Building Operating Management
Facility Management, IT Need to Communicate About Data Center Capacity

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Understanding ESCOs and Facility Needs Equals Success

Facility Maintenance Decisions
ESCOs: Success Starts with Identifying Energy-Efficiency Targets

Facility Maintenance Decisions
ESCOs: Success Requires Careful Selection of Energy-Efficiency Projects

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Occupant cooperation need to save energy

Building Operating Management
Lighting Offers Opportunities To Cut Energy Use

Building Operating Management
Fluorescents, Induction Lighting and LEPs Continue to Expand and Improve

Building Operating Management
New Lighting Controls Help Manage Energy Usage

Building Operating Management
Smart Windows Choices Include Low-E Glass, Electrochromic Glazing

Building Operating Management
Don't Overlook Window Frames As Energy Savers

Building Operating Management
Improved Window Performance A Challenge In Existing Buildings

Building Operating Management
Data Mining Helps Find Faults In Building Energy Use

Building Operating Management
Fault Detection Software Offers Guidance To Operating HVAC Systems

Building Operating Management
Do Your Homework Before Deciding on Fault Detection and Diagnostics

Building Operating Management
Prognostics Data Tails Behind Other Fault Detection Tools

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Solar Window Film May Reduce Cooling Load

Building Operating Management
Don't Let Myths Stop You From Exploring Net-Zero Energy Buildings

Building Operating Management
Net-Zero Building Design Doesn't Have to Be Difficult

Building Operating Management
Operations, Occupant Behavior and Plug Loads Can All Affect Net-Zero Goals

Building Operating Management
What A Net-Zero Ready Building Is and Isn't

Building Operating Management
As Space Heaters Show, Facility Managers Often Have to Negotiate With Occupants to Avoid Energy Waste

Building Operating Management
Occupants Can Be Asset In Energy Efficiency Efforts

Building Operating Management
Motivating Occupants Is Critical To Ensuring Cooperation on Energy Savings

Building Operating Management
Educate Occupants to Get Them to Save Energy

Building Operating Management
Building Operations Are First Place to Look to Improve Energy Performance

Building Operating Management
Evaluate Use of Building Machinery to Save Energy

Building Operating Management
Facility Energy Efficiency Efforts Start With Data

Building Operating Management
Ernst & Young Plaza Scores Big With LEED-EBOM

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Tankless Water Heaters Help Managers Meet Occupant Demands

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Application Considerations for Tankless Water Heaters

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Tankless Water Heaters: Maintenance Issues

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Submetering: A Closer Look at 'Energy Hogs'

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Submetering Technology Helps Managers Meet Energy-Efficiency Goals

Building Operating Management
Utility Rebates And Incentives Help Justify Energy Efficiency Upgrades

Building Operating Management
Utility Rebates Can Determine Whether Capital Projects Get Off The Ground

Building Operating Management
Documentation Critical To Fulfilling Utility Rebate Requirements

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Energy Harvesting and Building Performance

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Energy Harvesting: Savings on a Small Scale

Building Operating Management
Survey Of Energy Efficient Properties Shows LEED Offers Advantages

Building Operating Management
LEED Projects Are Not Homogenous Group

Building Operating Management
How To Get Improved Results From Energy Projects

Building Operating Management
BAS Contributes to Energy Efficient Buildings

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How to Use LEED-CI

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Practical Applications for Energy Harvesting

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Key Factors Determine Success of Submetering Technology

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Case Study on Submetering Success

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Identifying Energy Rebates Delivers Bottom-Line Benefits

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Energy Efficiency: Making Demand Response Work

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Evaluating Demand Response Benefits

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Metering, a Key Role in Demand Response Management

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Embracing a Life-Cycle Cost Analysis

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Greater Baltimore Medical Center's Boiler Upgrade key to Energy Savings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
GBMC Boiler Upgrade Required Careful Planning

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Timely Boiler Upgrade Completed Under Budget

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Energy-Efficient Exterior Lighting

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Controls That Maximize Exterior Lighting

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5 minutes with Skip Milton, Assistant Director of Facility Operations at Texas Children's Hospital

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What is LEEDv4?

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Water Treatment Can Extend Boiler Life and Improve Energy Efficiency

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Some HVAC Upgrades Are Better Candidates for EPAct Tax Deductions

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Managing Energy a Challenge for Large Retail Organizations

Building Operating Management
Energy Management System Helps Walgreens Meet Better Buildings Challenge Goals

Building Operating Management
PNC, Nike, Walgreens Focus on Energy Efficiency in Different Ways

Building Operating Management
Office Building Earns Dual-Platinum LEED Certification

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What is the Passive House rating system?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Identifying Energy Rebates Delivers Bottom-Line Benefits

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Energy Efficiency Incentives and Rebates Require Time Investment

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Developing an Energy-Efficiency Strategy

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In High Performance HVAC Design, Facility Manager Plays Key Role

Building Operating Management
General Services Administration's Goal of Carbon Neutral by 2030 Requires Improved Energy Efficiency in Existing Buildings

Building Operating Management
High-performance HVAC Systems Help GSA Reduce Energy Consumption

Building Operating Management
Building Controls, Smart Meters are Keys to GSA's Renovation Projects

Building Operating Management
Green Proving Ground Program Helps GSA Evaluate Energy-Saving Technologies

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Energy-Efficient Boilers Require Proper Maintenance

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Oxygen Issues With Energy-Efficient Boilers

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Short-Cycling and Energy-Efficient Boilers

Building Operating Management
Getting Students Involved in Energy Efficiency Can Lead to Big Energy Cost Savings For School Districts

Building Operating Management
Douglas County School District Sees Big Gains From Involving Students In Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Ponderosa High School Involved Students in Teaching Value of Saving Energy

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Operations an Important Part of Power Reliability

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Understanding Key Plumbing Upgrade Considerations

Building Operating Management
Department of Energy: Goal of Better Buildings Challenge is to Cut Down on $60 Billion in Wasted Energy

Building Operating Management
Gathering Energy Data Often Most Difficult Part of Better Buildings Challenge Efforts

Building Operating Management
Better Buildings Challenge Offers Benefits Beyond Just Learning

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Roofing: Making Photovoltaic Systems Work

Building Operating Management
Beardmore Building Shows How Deep Retrofits Can Bring Big Savings

Building Operating Management
Off-the-Shelf Energy Efficiency Strategies Can Pay Big Dividends

Building Operating Management
Deep Retrofits Mean Better Buildings, Higher Rents, Happier Tenants

Building Operating Management
Cost Savings and Green Features at NAU Health and Learning Center

Building Operating Management
Facility Managers Can Use Energy Star Program to Drive Data Center Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Facilities, IT Departments Have to Work Together to Save Energy in Data Centers

Building Operating Management
Co-location Facilities Can Tout Energy Efficiency Efforts as Cost Savers

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Operations an Important Part of Power Reliability

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Improving Motor Efficiency

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Bird Control Application Considerations

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Understanding Key Plumbing Maintenance Considerations

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Waterless Plumbing Considerations

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Effective Plumbing Troubleshooting Involvement

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Energy Efficiency Blueprint?

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Boilers: Four Factors Shape Decision to Repair or Replace

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Facility Cost Cutting: Three Tips for Success

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With Building Controls, Age May or May Not Be the Reason for Problems

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What is the Better Buildings Challenge?

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Tips for Earning Energy Efficiency Rebates

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The Best Way To Reduce Water Use In High-Rise Buildings

Building Operating Management
Avoid Common Mistakes When Look At Water Efficiency Improvements

Building Operating Management
Advances in Water Efficiency Technology, Codes and Policies

Building Operating Management
Six Steps to a Successful LEED-EBOM Project

Building Operating Management
LEED-EBOM: Evaluating How Hard It Will Be to Gain Certification

Building Operating Management
Successful LEED-EBOM Projects Require Resourcefulness, Realistic Timelines

Building Operating Management
Occupant Buy-in Can Make or Break LEED-EBOM Projects

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Underfloor Air Distribution Can Benefit High Performance Buildings

Building Operating Management
Using Energy Star's Portfolio Manager: Tips from Facility Managers

Building Operating Management
How to Get Started With Energy Star's Portfolio Manager

Building Operating Management
Portfolio Manager: How to Avoid Mistakes with Energy Star Online Benchmarking Tool

Building Operating Management
What the Future Holds For Energy Star's Portfolio Manager

Facility Maintenance Decisions
A Stronger Maintenance-Sustainability Link

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5 minutes with Rick Storlie Director of Administrative Services, Facilities Management University of Nevada, Las Vegas

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New HVAC Technologies Can Help Save Energy in Data Centers

Building Operating Management
Never Too Early to be Better at the InterContinental San Francisco

Building Operating Management
Energy Audit Leads to Further Energy Savings, LEED Gold

Building Operating Management
The Next Big Thing In Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
How To Justify Energy Efficiency Projects To Upper Management

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The "Big Four" Green Building Rating Systems

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Is Now a Good Time to Lock In Energy Prices?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Specifying Effective Portable Cooling Equipment

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Determining Facility Cooling Needs

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Solving Cooling Challenges

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Demand Control Ventilation Systems Can Save Energy, Achieve Occupant Satisfaction

Facility Maintenance Decisions
County's Successful In-house Plumbing Upgrade Delivers Savings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Plumbing Project Outline

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Plumbing Upgrade's Challenges and Additional Costs

Facility Maintenance Decisions
HVAC Energy Efficiency Strategies

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Boilers: The Biggest Users of Fuel

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Motors: Impact on Energy Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
The Technology of Sustainability Reporting

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Sustainability Reporting: Plug-Load Considerations

Building Operating Management
New Data Center Cooling Technologies Increase Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Commissioning Data Centers To Ensure Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Keep Your Eye on Data Center Energy Efficiency Trends

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Energy efficiency project results in significant campus improvements

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Tracking PUE Can Help Create More Efficient Data Centers

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Assess Energy Options Carefully

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Improving Motor Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Managing Motors

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Motors Replacement Selection

Building Operating Management
PUE is One of Many Metrics for Data Center Energy Performance

Building Operating Management
Free Air, Water-Cooled Servers Increase Data Center Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
UPS Energy Saver Mode, High Voltage DC Power Cut Data Center Energy Use

Building Operating Management
In Data Centers, Simplicity of Design, Commissioning Saves Energy

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How Should Embodied Energy Factor Into Product Selection?

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LEED-EBOM 2012 To Focus on Performance

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With HVAC Upgrades, Look Beyond Like-Kind Replacement

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Bob Holesko Eyes Energy Savings in 2012

Building Operating Management
Forecasts Are Hard To Make In the Hotel Business

Building Operating Management
Green Design Guides Renovation of California State Office Buildings

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With HVAC Upgrades, Look Beyond Like-Kind Replacement

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Four Steps To Ensuring Successful Commissioning

Building Operating Management
Four HVAC Gains With No Budget Pains

Building Operating Management
Reduce HVAC Costs By Paying Close Attention To Sensors

Building Operating Management
Cut HVAC Costs: Avoid Simultaneous Heating and Cooling

Building Operating Management
Managing Outside Air Helps Reduce HVAC Costs

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Energy Audits: Avoiding Mistakes

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Why Are Green Roofs Environmentally Responsible?

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The Role of the Commissioning Agent

Building Operating Management
HVAC Commissioning Fosters Energy Efficiency Over A Building's Life

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Smart Grid is HERE

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OpenADR Helps Standardize Demand-Response

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LEED-CI: Greening Leased Space

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Variable Frequency Drive Technology Has Improved For HVAC Applications

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Performance Contracting: Saving Energy, Saving Money

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Three Boiler Control Upgrades Can Improve Energy Efficiency

Facility Focus
Project: The Aventine

Facility Maintenance Decisions
New Federal Lighting Standards Set Stage for Energy Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Lighting Retrofits Help Facilities Move Beyond T-12 Lamps

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Successfully Specifying Controls for Lighting Retrofits

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To Save Energy, Improve Operations

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Easy Steps for Energy Savings in a Tough Economy

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How Dashboards Can Promote Energy Efficiency

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Demand Control Ventilation Can Reduce Energy Costs

Building Operating Management
BIM Demands Early Building Owner Involvement

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coatings Can Extend Performance Life and Generate Savings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Understanding Roof Types Key to Successful Coating Applications

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Coating Performance Depends on Application, Preparation

Building Operating Management
Learning Curve: Tax Benefits for Energy Projects

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Making Demand Response Work

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Tips For Exterior Shading to Save Energy

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Four Steps To Keep Energy Efficiency a Priority

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Boiler Control Upgrades Plus Regular Maintenance Can Improve Energy Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Facilities Can Take Greater Advantage of BAS Features

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Focus on Ventilation and Scheduling Pays Energy Dividends

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Energy Efficiency Can Flow from Attention to Pumps, Fans

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Case Study: Technology Center Rents 'Plug and Play' HVAC Technology

Building Operating Management
Water Efficiency: Increasing Priority

Building Operating Management
How To Make Landscaping and Irrigation Water Efficient

Building Operating Management
Measuring Water Use and Establishing a Water-use Baseline

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Demand-Response Programs: Understand Risks and Benefits

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Energy Management: One School District's Success Story with Connie Kelley

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How Should You Use an Energy Model?

Building Operating Management
Historic College Campus Gets Second Life

Building Operating Management
Adaptive Reuse, Not Historical Preservation

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Demand Response: How to Coordinate Peak-Load Reductions

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Demand Response: How to Meet Load-Reduction Targets

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Demand-Response Programs Affect Operations and Occupants

Building Operating Management
Different Levels of Energy Audit

Building Operating Management
Definitions of Net Zero Energy

Building Operating Management
Top 10 Energy-Saving Opportunities

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A VFD Offers Energy Savings, Other Benefits from Part-Load HVAC Operation

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Energy Efficiency: Role of HVAC Systems and Benchmarking with Jay Russell

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The Role of Smart Meters in the Smart Grid

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Environmental Product Declarations: Getting Product Facts Straight

Building Operating Management
Obama Administration Promotes Energy Efficiency in Facilities

Building Operating Management
Retrocommissioning Is First Step in Energy Upgrades

Facility Maintenance Decisions
First LEED Gold Hospital Now a High-Performance Building

Building Operating Management
Glimcher Takes Energy-Efficiency, Other Green Steps

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The Right Language Can Help Gain Top Management OK for Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Facility Managers Say Companies Are Taking Action to Increase Data Center Efficiency

Building Operating Management
IT Departments Getting More Involved in Efficiency

Facility Focus
How to Partner with Vendors for Energy Savings

Facility Focus
The Role of Building Occupants in Saving Energy

Facility Focus
Does an HVAC Pre-Filter Improve Energy Efficiency?

Facility Focus
What is the EPA's National Building Competition?

Facility Focus
HVAC Retrofits Lower Energy Use, Reduce Hot-Cold Calls

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Plumbing: Key Considerations for High-Efficiency Toilets

Facility Focus
The Role of Existing Buildings in Energy Use, Emissions

Facility Focus
Green Buildings: Retrofits to Increase in Private Sector

Facility Focus
Energy Costs: Retrofit to Save Money

Facility Focus
Energy Efficiency Should Not Compromise Occupant Satisfaction

Facility Focus
Recommissioning Benefits: Improved IAQ, Equipment Performance

Facility Focus
What is the Cost and ROI of Recommissioning?

Facility Focus
What is the Difference Between Recommissioning and Retrocommissioning?

Facility Focus
What's Included in Retrocommissioning and Recommissioning Studies?

Facility Focus
Energy Management: Get Support From Financial Personnel

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Personnel Management and Cost-Saving Strategies with Bruce Canter

Facility Focus
Facilities Management: How to Create a Energy Department

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Tracking Sustainability with a CMMS

Building Operating Management
Online Resources for Lighting Upgrades, Greenhouse Gas Accounting

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Water Conservation: Flushometers, Waterless Urinals Boost Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Direct-Digital Controls: Energy Management Lowers Utility Costs

Facility Focus
A LEED-EBOM Case Study

Facility Focus
A LEED-EBOM Case Study

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Geothermal Heating and Cooling Can Save 60 Percent on Energy

Building Operating Management
Federal Government Taking Steps toward Sustainable Operations

Facility Maintenance Decisions
The Role of Recommissioning in Reducing Carbon Footprint

Building Operating Management
Simplicity is Key in Pursuing Energy Efficiency

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Geothermal Heating & Cooling Can Save 60 Percent on Energy

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Making Demand-Response Work

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Utilities Offer a Range of Incentives for Improving Energy Performance

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Managers Discuss Water-Conservation Strategies

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Solid Information and Close Collaboration Lead to Energy Efficient Design

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How to Customize Sub-Metering Systems

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How to Get Going on Energy Efficiency Programs

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Green Building News

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Green Initiatives Save Money, Reduce Energy Use with Kim Farlin

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Considering The Energy To Make a Product in a Life-Cycle Assessment

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A Look At New Energy Incentives

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Water Treatment Demand Planning and Ongoing Attention

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Eight Symptoms of an Inefficient Pumping System

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Longer-payback Energy Upgrades Maximize Building Efficiency

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Reaping the Benefits of Longer-payback Upgrades

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FM-IT Partnership Can Increase Data Center Energy Efficiency

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Retrocommissioning: Identify Energy-Efficiency Issues

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Managers: What Would You Do with $100,000?

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Retrocommissioning: Question Boiler-Maintenance Records

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Cooperation in the Data Center Can Reduce Costs, Increase Reliability

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Managing Common Disagreements Between FM and IT

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Trends in Data Centers

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Survey: Data Centers Taking Steps to Trim Energy Use

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Get the Information on Water Cost and Use

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Water Efficient Mechanical Systems and Irrigation Systems

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BACnet Systems Offer Many Opportunities to Improve Sustainability

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BACnet Connectivity and Interoperability

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Interoperability and Green Building

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Controls: Real-World Savings

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Why BACnet?

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Proposed Incentives for Building Efficiency

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Ways to Promote Energy Efficiency Without New Legislation

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Focus on Energy Efficiency: Sub-Metering Strategies

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Managers Discuss Environmentally Preferable Purchasing Programs

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Lighting Retrofits: Look Closely at Controls

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Chiller System Design Can Improve Data Center Energy Efficiency

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Project Management: Successful Lighting Retrofits

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School District Strives for Energy Star Ratings

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Energy-Efficiency Projects Save School District Money, Improve IEQ

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Direct-Digital Controls Improve Schools' Energy Efficiency

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Lighting Retrofits: Controls Provide Savings Opportunities

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A License to Steal the Next Big Idea

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Construction Projects Move Forward Despite Budget Cuts, Delays

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LEDs: Specification Challenges

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New and Established Automation Companies Offer Energy Options

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Retrocommissioning Benefits Include IAQ, Longer Equipment Life

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Energy-Conservation Program: HVAC, Lighting, Roofing with Sean Arnold

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Lessons Project Management

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New Energy Efficiency Programs and Financing Mechanisms Available

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How to Conduct a Water Audit

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Plumbing Retrofits: How to Save Money

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Plumbing Retrofits: Determine Product Compatibility

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Chillers: Assembling a Retrocommissioning Team

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Always Consider Energy, the Envelope and Reuse What You Can

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Best Practices: Daylighting, IAQ, Green Cleaning and More

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New Energy Star Rating System An Accessible Benchmark for Industry

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First to Earn Data Center Energy Star Share Their Strategies

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Increase Energy Efficiency with Lighting Retrofits

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LEED Lays the Groundwork for Water Efficiency Plans

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Plumbing Upgrades a Good Place to Start for Water Conservation

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Condensing Boilers: Understanding Efficiency Ratings

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How To Prepare Your Building for LEED-CI Tenants

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Lighting Controls: Daylighting and Dimming

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Replacing HVAC Equipment? Take a Fresh Look at Options

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Boiler Controls Monitor Heating-System Requirements

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Boilers: Maintenance Impacts Energy Efficiency

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Motors: Rewind, Repair, Replace?

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Sustainability Focus Transforms NYC Schools

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Coordination Across City Organizations Drives Sustainability Success

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Finding the Funding for Energy Education and Efficiency

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Lighting Retrofits Improve Efficiency, Safety in Parking Structures, Surface Lots

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Maintenance Solutions Achievement Awards Winners Announced

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The Different Levels of Energy Audits

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Energy Audits: Analyze Energy Use, Review Utility Rate Structure

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How to Replace Building-Envelope Components

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Common Sense Strategies for Energy Efficiency

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Commissioning Systems, Evaluating Loads for Energy Savings

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Measuring the Benefits of HVAC Upgrades

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Making the Case for HVAC Retrofits

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The 10-Minute Tune Up About Energy

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Water Conservation: Use Utility Bills to Establish Baseline

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Selecting Water Closets and Urinals

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Tax Deductions Getting Easier for HVAC Energy Efficiency

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Better Building Performance Boosts FM Standing

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Maximize Daylight with High Reflectance Ceilings

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Lighting Upgrades Bring Energy Savings

Building Operating Management
Lighting Controls Strategies Can Save Money

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Lighting Audits and Tax Incentives

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Cooling a Trading Floor's Data Center

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Lavatory Faucet and Hand Dryer Considerations

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Using the Climate Climate Initiative to Fund Energy Efficiency Projects

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What is Automated Demand-Response?

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Geothermal Systems May Qualify for Tax Benefits

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Huge Savings for California to Be Found in Commercial Building Efficiency

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Green Programs Provide Facilities Education

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Lighting Controls: How to Optimize Performance

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Light Pollution, Efficiency are Concerns with Outdoor Lighting

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Sub-Meters Monitor HVAC Components

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Financing, Utility Programs Expanding Access to Capital for Property Owners

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Greening, Renovating Buildings Makes Properties More Competitive

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Managers Discuss Strategies for Determining an Energy Baseline

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Data Centers Can Now Earn Energy Star Label

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Dan Hounsell: Building Star Program Targets Energy Efficiency

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Bottom Lines Are Putting Water Efficiency In Spotlight

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Energy-Efficient Chillers, Air-Handling Units Demand More Maintenance

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HVAC, Lighting Efficiency Can Help Acquire Financing for New Projects

Building Operating Management
ESCOs Offer Design, Contracting, Financing Services for Complex Projects

Building Operating Management
New Landscaping, Irrigation Techniques Can Help Conserve Water

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Improving Fixture Efficiency Can Help Reduce Water Waste

Building Operating Management
Energy Modeling Provides Benchmark Of Benefits For Investments

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Personnel, Operating Costs Can Be Addressed By New BAS

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Bringing DC Power Into The Workplace

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Select Northwestern Region Hospitals Can Join Energy Efficiency Campaign

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DOE Extends Deadline to Submit Commercial Building Partnership Applications

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LEED for Commercial Interiors Can Result In Productivity Gains, Energy Savings

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Lower Energy Consumption, Longer Life Cycle Benefits of Green Data Centers

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Boiler Controls Incorporate Microprocessors, Solid-State Sensors

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Legislation Would Set Energy Efficiency Standards for Outdoor Pole Lighting

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Benefits of Submetering Central Plant Can Justify Cost

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Energy Savings and Comfort Depend on Sensor Calibration

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EPA Launches New Program to Coordinate Commercial Energy Efficiency Efforts

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Boiler Controls: Flue-Gas Trim, Sequencing Improve Energy Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
High-Efficiency Toilets: Consider Drain-Line Carry

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What Are the Benefits of Insulation?

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LEED-CI Should Be Planned Early In Building Selection And Leasing

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Call for Energy Efficiency Improvement Projects

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Strengthening the Link Between FM and IT

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Changes to Decrease Energy Use in Elevators Proposed for Standard 90.1

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Sub-Meters Minimize Energy Waste, Boost Bottom Line

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Infrared Cameras Can Help Find Leaks in Ductwork

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Retrocommissioning Quickly Pays for Itself in Energy Savings

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Sustainable Insulation: Mineral Fiber and Foam Plastics

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Insulation Saves Energy, Complies with Building Codes

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The Role of Lighting Controls in Demand Response

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New BOMA Directive Calls on Associate Members to Implement Efficiency, Sustainability Policies

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How to Earn LEED Points with Sub-Metering

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BAS: Direct-Digital Controls, HVAC Equipment Improve Energy Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
BAS Upgrade Lowers University's Energy Bills 20 Percent

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Managers Analyze the Performance of Existing Equipment

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Exterior Insulation and Finish Systems: Components and Benefits

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HVAC Management Strategies with Mike Holzkamper

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Energy Efficiency Proposals Could Create 333,000 Jobs in 2010

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Roof Coatings: Advanced Formulations Improve Durability

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From Local to Global, Climate Change Legislation is Gaining Ground

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EIFS' Aesthetic and Energy Efficiency Advantages

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Energy-saving Initiatives? Make Sure People Know!

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Low-cost and No-cost Strategies for Sustainability

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Net-zero Energy Buildings Becoming More Common

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FMs Can Take the Lead in Energy Efficiency Projects

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Getting the C-suite and the Public to Buy into Net-zero Buildings

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Data Center Energy Efficiency Metrics Established

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Department of Energy Offers Tips to Manage Steam Systems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Standby Online Hybrid UPS Improve Energy Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Flywheel UPS Require Less Maintenance

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How LEED CI Can Save You Money

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Stimulus Funds Earmarked to Green Government Facilities

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Recovery Act Funds Energy Efficiency Grants For State, Local Projects

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Setpoint Changes Can Cause Energy, Other Problems

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Recovery Act Funds Awarded for Data Center Efficiency Research

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Commissioning HVAC Systems Can Reveal Ways to Save Energy and Money

Building Operating Management
HVAC Fixes Involve Operations and Maintenance and Tweaking Human Behavior

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Teaching IT About Energy Efficiency in Data Centers

Building Operating Management
ASHRAE and Energy Star for Green Data Centers

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Texas School District Specifies High-Efficiency Toilets and Urinals

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Include Efficiency Testing in Boiler-Maintenance Programs

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Boilers: Repair or Replace?

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School Districts Cutting Spending Due to Rising Energy Costs, Survey Says

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New York City Enacts Legislation to Increase Energy Efficiency of Buildings

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Pilot Building Energy Labeling Program Launched by ASHRAE

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Establish Energy Use Benchmarks in Health Care

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Texas Children's Hospital Takes on $1.5 Billion Expansion

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Benchmarking Energy Use with Mike Zanghi

Building Operating Management
Smart Grid Addresses Energy Efficiency, Power Quality and Reliability Issues

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Building Addition, Remote Campus Headline Hospital Expansion

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Hospital Expansion: Efficient Equipment Neutralizes Higher Energy Costs

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Green Purchasing: Consider VOCs, Water Use, Energy Efficiency

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Real-Time Pricing and Demand Response

Building Operating Management
Tap Teamwork to Find Energy Savings

Building Operating Management
Alternative Energy Strategy for Health Care: Cogeneration

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Free Guide to Energy Efficiency in Healthcare Facilities Available

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Fifty Percent Increase in Green Building Programs since 2007, Report Finds

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Making a Case for Energy Efficiency in Existing Buildings: New Industry Publication

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Energy Strategy for the Road Ahead

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NEMA Publication Helps Determine Target Efficacy Rating for Luminaires

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Building-Automation Systems and Energy Efficiency with Skip Milton

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DOE Awards Recognize Federal Energy Efficiency Initiatives

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NEMA Announces Consensus Legislative Proposal on Outdoor Lighting Standards

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Building automation and maintenance

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Use Ceiling Light Reflectance to Save Energy

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Despite Recession, States Continue to Focus on Energy Efficiency

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Department of Energy Strengthens Enforcement of Energy Efficiency Standards

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Building-Automation System Upgrade Meets Energy-Efficiency Demands

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High-Efficiency Toilets (HET) Contribute to LEED Certification

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White House Executive Order Aims to Green Federal Facilities

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Ten Tips For Facility Managers To Cut Energy Costs

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Use Results from Low- and No-Cost HVAC Measures to Sell Capital Upgrades

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Energy Efficiency Holds Steady at 2.5 Cents per Kilowatt-Hour, Even as Costs of New Power Generation Rise

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Revised Waxman-Markey Energy Bill Could Accelerate Energy Efficiency Benefits by a Decade

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Energy-saving Initiatives? Make Sure People Know

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NEMA Publishes Guidance on Solid-State Lighting

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LEED Water Efficiency Tips

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DOE Publishes New Vending Machine Energy Efficiency Standards

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USGBC Assesses Performance of LEED-Certified Buildings

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Commissioning Existing Buildings Has One Year Payback, Berkley Lab Concludes

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West Can Help Meet Its Water Needs With Low Impact Development Approach

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ASHRAE Research Targets Tying Together BIM, Energy Efficiency

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Senate Approves Boost In Energy Efficiency Funding

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Benefits of Energy Efficiency Understated, Report Finds

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Hot/Cold Call Burnout: IFMA Study Examines Common Worker Complaints

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McKinsey: Unlocking Energy Efficiency Potential in Buildings Could Significantly Bolster Economy

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Nameplate Motor Power Information Helps Determine Pumping Power

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Variable-Frequency Drives Improve Efficiency, Lower Noise Levels

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Managers Should Schedule Motor Inventories

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Wet Insulation Decreases a Building's R-Value, Thermal Efficiency

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Replacing Windows Improves Building Envelope Efficiency

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New Appliance Standards Could Slash Energy Use

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Roofs at the Green Frontier

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Online Calculator Estimates Stimulus-Related Jobs Created by Energy Efficiency Projects

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Understanding the Importance of Water Treatment

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Proper Maintenance Will Improve Air Distribution Efficiency

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Should Managers Replace Systems Using R-22?

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Department of Energy Rolls Out More Spending For Energy Efficiency Projects

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Roofing Systems Impact Heating, Cooling Loads

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Hospital Benchmarks Energy Performance

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DDC System Controls Sensitive Hospital Environment

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Insulation Plays Key Role in Building Efficiency

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Managers Should Consider Life-Cycle Costs When Specifying Roofs

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Vending Machines First in List of New Energy Efficiency Standards

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California Businesses Could Save More Than Enough Water to Supply Los Angeles, San Diego and San Francisco, Says Report

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Coalition Provides Federal Buildings with Energy-Efficiency Recommendations

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Department of Energy Focuses on Improving Energy Efficiency of Health Care Buildings

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Proposed House Legislation Would Reduce U.S. Energy Use 10 Percent

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FERC Orders Electric Power Marketplace to Allow Energy Efficiency Projects

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Obama Administration Announces $3.2 Billion in Funding for Local Energy Efficiency Improvements

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National Standard for Energy Efficiency Can Save Nearly $170 Billion, Study Finds

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LEED Can Guide Plumbing Decisions

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Energy Efficiency Programs Could Slash Demand for New Power Plants

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Obama Focuses on Energy Efficiency

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Cap And Trade Challenges

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Stanford Tackles Energy Efficiency

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Studies Show Green Building as Key Part of the U.S. Economic Future

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BOMA, CCI Finalize Model Contracts For Energy Efficient Retrofits to Commercial Real Estate

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New Version of EnergyPlus Software Simulates Energy Use

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New Report Details Potential of Combined Heat and Power

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Performance Metrics For Lighting Systems

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Balancing Lighting Quality With Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Water Efficiency Tips For The Restrooms

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High Efficiency Fixtures

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Tax Breaks for Efficient HVAC Systems Extended

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Increasing the Energy Efficiency of Walls

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Online Directory Now Includes Heating Equipment

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What Is a Green Performance Contract?

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Guide Addresses Financing for EnergySmart Schools

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New Report Targets Energy Efficiency in Data Centers

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BOMA Energy Efficiency Challenge Reaches 100 Endorsers

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California, Oregon Top List of Efficient States

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Federal Agencies Met 2007 Energy Efficiency Goals, But Challenges Lie Ahead, Report Says

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As Water Prices Surge, Water Efficiency Gains Momentum

Building Operating Management
Graywater and Water Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Water Efficient Landscapes

Building Operating Management
Water Efficiency: What to Do First

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ASHRAE Updates Standard 90.1

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EPAct Tax Deduction for Energy Efficient Construction Set to Expire

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Energy-Efficient Motors: Are They Worth the Cost?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Multiple Boilers Improve HVAC System Efficiency

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Energy Efficiency: Tips to Improve Energy Performance

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Geothermal heat pump systems

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ASHRAE, Green Grid Collaborate on Data Center Efficiency

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Experimental Solar Cell Sets Efficiency Record

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Photovoltaic Certification Facility Opens

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How Does a Water Audit Work?

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Steps in a Water Audit

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Tactics to Boost Efficiency, Not Data Center Downtime

Building Operating Management
Clinton Climate Initiative Unveals Program to Boost Energy Efficiency

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Building Envelope: Keep Water Out of the Roof

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Health Care Executives Place Higher Priority on Energy Efficiency Than Others, Research Shows

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Making Demand-Response Work

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Environmentalist and Public Power Launch New Energy Efficiency Program

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Free Energy Design Guides Create Potentially Large Savings

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Efficient HVAC Systems May Qualify for Tax Breaks

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Report: Economic Gains From Energy Efficiency Programs Underestimated

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Commercial Real Estate Developers Should Be Green, NAIOP Says

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Climate Change Legislation Will Create Surge in Energy Efficiency Programs, Report Says

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Energy Efficiency Potential Not Fully Utilized, Despite Success

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Publication Provides Energy-Efficiency Guidance for Small Warehouses

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Ground Source Heat Pumps Harness Earth Energy

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EPA, Green Grid Focus on Small Computer Room Energy Efficiency

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Energy Star Label Awareness Grows

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International Energy-Management Standard in the Works

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California Updating Irrigation Rules

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New York Mets’ Colors: Blue, Orange and, Now, Green

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NIST Tests Own Facilities To Find Energy Savings

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Managing Energy Managing Risk

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Energy Efficiency Prescriptions for Health Care Facilities

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New Technology Leads to Increased Energy Efficiency

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Proposed Budget Hit or Miss for Buildings Industry

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Energy Department Finalizes Regulations to Increase Energy Efficiency in New Federal Buildings

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Energy Efficiency in Small Buildings

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Dollars Down the Drain?

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Rising Energy Costs, Efficiency Drives Cleantech Activity

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Renewable, Energy Efficiency Markets Could Create Significant Job Growth

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AASHE Seeks Feedback on STARS

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2007 U.S. Wind Energy Expected to Grow Beyond Estimates

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High reflectance ceilings maximize daylighting and reduce energy costs

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Representatives Form Green Schools Caucus

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EPA Grants First Energy Star Label for Retail Buildings

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EPA Releases Top Five Green Building Strategies for Healthcare

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Chiller Proposal Aims for Energy Savings

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Utilities Seek to Increase Energy Efficiency

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Collaboration to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Improve Energy Efficiency Defined

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How Water Works for LEED

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Energy-Saving Proposals Target Cooling Towers, VAV

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DOE Targets Energy Efficiency in Data Centers

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States Ramp Up on Utility Efficiency Targets

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Illinois Passes Renewable Energy Standards for Utilities

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Energy Efficiency Makes the Difference

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Data Centers Hold Potential for Significant Energy Efficiency Opportunities

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DOE Aims for 30 Percent Boost in its Energy Savings

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EPA Reports Major Energy-Efficiency Opportunities for Servers, Data Centers

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ASHRAE Plans to Improve Energy Savings by 2010, Strengthen 90.1

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ASHRAE, DOE Aim to Boost Energy Efficiency

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CB Richard Ellis Adopts BOMA’s Energy Efficiency Program

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New England Communities Join Program to Reduce Energy Use

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Pending Senate and House Energy Bills Could Create Large Energy Efficiency Savings, Emissions Reductions

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Power of Persuasion

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Efficiency Starts at the Envelope

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New Rule will Boost Energy Performance in LEED Buildings by 14 percent

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Senate Approves New Energy Bill

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Renewable Energy Tracking System Launched for Western U.S.

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Study Finds Florida Could Benefit from Energy Efficiency Strategies

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New Legislation Pushes Net-Zero Energy Use in Buildings

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Five New Orleans Schools to Receive Energy Efficiency Aid

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IEA Energy Efficiency Recommendations Accepted by G8

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Vermont, Connecticut and California Lead in Promoting Efficiency, 26 Other States Lag, Report Finds

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U.S. Top Wind Energy Market and Continues to Grow

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U.S. Green Building Council and International Code Council Form Alliance to Further Green Building Practices

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ASHRAE, IESNA, USGBC Draft Green Building Standard

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New Report Projects Surging World Energy Use

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AIA Pushes Federal Government to Reduce Energy Consumption

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GSA Cut Energy Consumption by 5 Percent in 2006

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Nominations Open for Energy Leadership Awards

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Proposed Bill Addresses Energy Efficiency

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Simple Conservation and Scale-Back Practices Help State of Pennsylvania Achieve Energy Goals

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New Energy Efficiency Bill Could Slash Emissions, Energy Demand

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New Utility Incentive Program for Energy Efficient Data Storage Introduced

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REIT Makes Efficiency Its Business

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Combined Approach Could Help Texas Meet Energy Demand

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Energy Assessments Reveal Opportunities for Savings

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Increased Energy Efficiency Can Help Manage Peak Demand, New Report Says

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efficient by design

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DOE Requests Expedited Process for Energy Efficiency Standards

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Better Tax Treatment for Commercial HVACR Equipment Could Be Part of the Solution, says ARI

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Market Barriers are Major Block to Energy Efficiency Investments

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Proposed FY Budget Falls Short on Energy Efficiency Funding

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flip of a switch?

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EPA To Study Data Centers' Energy Efficiency

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Engineers Recognized for Role in Energy Savings

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ACEEE Predicts New Life For Energy Efficiency

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Study Results: Energy-efficient Schools Lower Costs, Improve Air Quality

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EPA Announces New Computer Efficiency Requirements

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Stock Up on Energy Savings

Building Operating Management
Tightfisted Ways to Cut HVAC Costs

Building Operating Management
Insulation: Overlooked Opportunities

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Energy Department to Award $6 Million to State Partnerships to Increase Energy Efficiency

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California Program Aims to Slash Energy Use in State Buildings by 20 Percent

Facility Maintenance Decisions
A Special Report in conjunction with the National Electrical Manufacturesrs Association
The Impact of EPAct

Facility Maintenance Decisions
A Special Report in conjunction with the Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Institute
Energy Efficiency Strategies

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Hybrid Lighting Technology Shows Potential for Energy Efficiency and Savings

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EPAct Reaches First Anniversary

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Boiler Hot Buttons

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Chiller Challenge: Energy Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Insulation in a New Light

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Energy Gains: The Envelope, Please

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Retrocommissioning

Facility Maintenance Decisions
A New Era for Lighting

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Make the Most of Motors

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Strategies for HVAC Systems

Building Operating Management
Industry Focus

Building Operating Management
Commissioning: Making it Pay

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Early Returns: LEDs Show Promise for Facilities

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Chiller Technology That Saves

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Energy Efficiency: As goes California, ...

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Lamp Technology Answers User Demands

Building Operating Management
Data Centers: Myths of Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Integration Opportunities

Building Operating Management
Being Green Getting Easier

Building Operating Management
Time for a Lighting Upgrade?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
When it Comes to Energy, Knowledge is Power

Building Operating Management
New Energy Code Could Trim Costs

Building Operating Management
Window Films Can Bring Security, Energy Gains

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Devil in the HVAC Details

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Strategies to Ensure System Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Vital Designs

Building Operating Management
Preventive Health Care for Buildings

Building Operating Management
A Holiday Tale

Building Operating Management
Heating Up Electrical Costs

Building Operating Management
Minding Power Quality

Building Operating Management
Windows

Facility Maintenance Decisions
5 Steps to Chiller Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
New LEDs for Today’s Facilities

Building Operating Management
LEED: A Scorecard for Green Buildings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Demands Change, and Technology Advances

Facility Maintenance Decisions
The Elements of Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Plugged into Energy Use

Building Operating Management
Green Building Report

Building Operating Management
HVAC

Building Operating Management
Attention, Everyone

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Energy Codes: Moving Targets

Building Operating Management
Green Economics: Small Price for Environmental Gains

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Outlook

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Creating Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Green Building Report

Building Operating Management
Good Financial Sense

Building Operating Management
When it comes to energy, sometimes it’s best to go it alone

Building Operating Management
Sooner and Later, Rightsizing Pays Off

Building Operating Management
Do Cool Roofs Fit In Cool Climates?

Building Operating Management
Closing Gaps in HVAC Design

Building Operating Management
Bad News, Good News

Building Operating Management
Windows: Repair or Replace?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Searching for Savings

Building Operating Management
Electric Charges Up Close

Building Operating Management
Overload?

Building Operating Management
Taking time, doing research essential to finding the right ESCO

Facility Maintenance Decisions
On the Horizon: Trends in Lighting Technology

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Nation’s Infrastructure Still Failing

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Maintenance Bulletin

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The Energy Payoff

Building Operating Management
A Clean Slate

Building Operating Management
Adaptable Workplaces

Building Operating Management
Sustaining Sustainability

Building Operating Management
Green Gains:

Building Operating Management
Energy-Savings Exteriors

Building Operating Management
Recharging Energy Services

Facility Maintenance Decisions
5 Threats to Chiller Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
The Challenges of Exterior Lighting

Facility Maintenance Decisions
On-site Opportunities

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Stopping Solar Damage

Building Operating Management
Green Building Report

Building Operating Management
Smokescreen?

Building Operating Management
Metering, Monitoring, Managing Energy Costs

Building Operating Management
Cars, Cars, Cars

Building Operating Management
Rough Waters Ahead

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Lamp Specification in a New Light

Facility Maintenance Decisions
The POWER of MONITORING

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Across the Industry

Facility Maintenance Decisions
CMMS: What You Need

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Throwing Energy Worries Out the Window

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Across the Industry

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Windows of Opportunity

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Maximizing Lighting Maintenance

Building Operating Management
Energy Incentives Reborn

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Across the Industry

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Onsite Options

Building Operating Management
Windows, Redone Right

Building Operating Management
The Case for Commissioning