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Facilities management updates, insights, strategies & best practices

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What Does Portfolio Manager Data Say About the Rise of Renewables?


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Operations and Maintenance Considerations for Peak Boiler Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Tool for Maximizing Boiler and Water Heater Efficiency

Building Operating Management
How to Reduce Energy Use in Legacy Data Centers

News & Views
Painting for Savings: Coating Offers Cooling Properties

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Water-Use Audits Can Help Managers Focus on Upgrades

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Pandemic Protocol: Keep a Close Eye on the Bottom Line

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For HVAC Efficiency, Reach Higher Than the Low-Hanging Fruit

Building Operating Management
Case Study Shows HVAC Optimization Success

Building Operating Management
For HVAC Optimization, High-Hanging Fruit Doesn't Have to Mean 'Expensive'

Facility Maintenance Decisions
During the Coronavirus Pandemic, Look to Efficiency

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Energy Reviews Reveal Hidden Inefficiencies

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How Hospitals Can Achieve Net-Zero Energy

Building Operating Management
How to Get Retro-commissioning Right

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Think Fast: Learning Lessons from the Pandemic

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Closed, Slowly Reopening Facilities Offer New Opportunities for Efficiency

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4 Strategies for Cooling Efficiency in Existing Buildings

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5 Principles of Energy-Efficient Cooling Design

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Facility Energy Use Plunges During Coronavirus Pandemic

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How to Match Your Electricity Rate with Facility Usage

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Case Studies Illustrate Energy Bill Variables

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A Career Trajectory in Data Center Operations

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To Improve Energy Efficiency, Understand Your Electricity Bill

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Energy Efficiency in the Age of Coronavirus 

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3 Tips for Completing Tiered Utility Incentive Worksheets

Building Operating Management
Understanding Today's Tiered Utility Incentives

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Boilers and Water Heaters: Spotlight on Safety

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Smart Specification of Boilers and Water Heaters

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Teamwork Essential for College's Energy Efficiency Increases

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Monitoring and Maintenance To Increase Boiler Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Philadelphia Mandates Building Energy Tune-Ups

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Finding Efficiency: College Searches Campuses for Energy Opportunities

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Three Steps to Boiler Performance and Efficiency

Building Operating Management
In New York City, Tough Rules Target Emissions from Large Buildings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
College Rethinks Maintenance, Embraces Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Building Energy Tax Incentives Extended For Three Years

Facility Maintenance Decisions
One K-12 District's Lessons and Benefits from Geothermal Systems

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FM's Role in Sustainable HVAC Planning

Building Operating Management
Smart Building Use Case: Retail Facilities

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How to Get Staff Buy-In for Energy Efficiency

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New Trump Administration Rule Complicates Efficiency Standards

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Head of the Class: Specifying and Installing Geothermal Systems

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Green Increases Value of Old Office Buildings Up to $800,000

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Assemble an All-Star Project Team to Achieve Sustainable HVAC

Building Operating Management
Smart Buildings Use Cases Show Many Benefits

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FM's Tenacity for Safety, Efficiency Brings Success

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Energy Positive Office Highlights 2020's Most Anticipated Buildings

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Good News on U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions in 2019

Building Operating Management
Sustainable HVAC: Plan Early and Often

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Head of the Class: Geothermal Delivers Savings

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Serious Fun: How a Hotel FM Makes Saving Energy Enjoyable

Building Operating Management
EU Looks to Define Smart Buildings

News & Views
Tiny Holes Can Make Solar Cells Nearly Crystal Clear

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Expanded Opportunities for Higher Education Facility Upgrades

Building Operating Management
Can Energy Models Help Healthcare Facilities Reduce Energy Use?

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Book Smart: A Look at Net Zero Energy Libraries

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Understanding System Specifics To Ensure Successful HVAC Upgrades

News & Views
NYC Buildings Will Be Required to Display Energy Grade

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Higher Education: HVAC Upgrades Drive Sustainability, Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Long-Term Strategic Plans Lead to Energy Efficiency Success

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Boilers and Water Heaters: Training Tactics

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Climate Neutral: New Certification Helps Recognize Net Zero Carbon Companies

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ASHRAE 90.1 Update Pushes Building Efficiency Above and Beyond

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Can Smartphones Drive Citywide Energy Efficiency?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Boilers and Water Heaters: Maintenance Strategies

Building Operating Management
Public School FM Makes Students His Top Priority

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Should FMs Take Responsibility for Healthy Communities? 

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Rebranding Facilities Management Could Help Attract Young Talent

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4 Steps to Selecting High-Performance HVAC

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Penn State Cuts Greenhouse Gas Emissions by One-Third

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NYC Map Shows Progress on Emissions

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How Retrocommissioning Leads to Long-Term Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
NYC Law Aims to Cut Building Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Troubleshooting Boilers and Water Heaters

Building Operating Management
Incentives, Resources for Implementing Water Efficiency and Resilience

Building Operating Management
Are Cool Roofs Beneficial in Cold Climates?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Boilers and Water Heaters: Energy-Efficiency Strategies

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Change Agent: Revamping Maintenance for Energy Efficiency, Productivity

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How LEED Guides Users to Water Efficiency

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10 Keys to Monitoring-Based Commissioning Success

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How Cool Roofs Promote Energy Savings, Cooler Cities

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Using CFD Analysis to Prevent HVAC Equipment Oversizing

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How Water Efficiency Creates Resilient Facilities

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Networked Lighting Controls Offer Benefits Beyond Energy Efficiency

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Vision Awards Recognize Building Product Excellence

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Cool Roofs Ease Urban Heat Island: Study

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World’s Tallest Passive House Building Planned in Vancouver

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Environmentally Friendly Practices and Their Impact on Landscapes

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How New Buildings Maximize Energy Savings

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Testing and ISO Standards Play Role in Utility Incentive Programs

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The New Age of Utility Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs

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How to Plan An LED Upgrade

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Take Advantage of HVAC Opportunities for Energy Efficiency

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How to Include Energy Efficiency in Roofing Selection

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Lighting is the Best Place to Start for Energy Efficiency

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Understanding New Utility Incentive Programs for Energy Efficiency

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Energy Games Offer Incentives for Energy Efficiency

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Climate Change: Buildings Must Lead on Tackling Emissions Reductions

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DOE Proposal Could Affect Product Efficiency Standards

Facility Maintenance Decisions
How to Plan and Scope an HVAC Upgrade

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California’s Solar Supply Exceeds Demand

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Long-Term Benefits of Smart Buildings

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Enhancements to Portfolio Manager Focused on Metrics

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Utility Energy Program Aids Wisconsin Brewery

Facility Maintenance Decisions
HVAC Upgrades Can Lead to Broader Replacement Opportunities

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Strategies and Tactics For Successful Data Center Upgrades

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Energy Star for Tenants Leads to Huge Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Vanderbilt University Delivers Successful HVAC Upgrades

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Energy Star Enhancements for 2019

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LEED Recognized as U.S. Government's Preferred Rating System

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States Fight Lighting Efficiency Rollbacks With New Laws

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How to Find the Right Path to Big Energy Savings

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Questions to Ask for Successful Energy Planning

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First LEED Zero Building Certified

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Setting the Timeline for Long-Term Energy Planning

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Can Air Conditioners Help Save the World?

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Teaming Up for Long-Term Energy Efficiency

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Government Facilities Struggle to Implement Cybersecurity

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Air-Flow Management Strategies for Data Centers

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Upgrading Plumbing Systems to Improve Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Facility Design Strategies and Tactics for Improved Maintainability

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How to Plan for Long-Term Energy Efficiency

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How Gundersen Health System Achieved Energy Independence

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How Lighting Energy Efficiency Connects to Wellness

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How to Forge a Long-Term Relationship Between FMs and Designers

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How Green Buildings Impact The Environment

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4 Ways Facility Managers Can Celebrate Earth Day

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Integrated Design Is a Must for Net-Zero Energy Success

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Saving Energy Can Literally Save Lives Study Shows

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Creative Renewable Energy Projects Lead to Energy Independence

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EPA Honors Companies For Energy Efficiency Achievements

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Green New Deal Aims To Reduce Energy Use and Costs

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NFMT: K-12 Facilities Face Energy and Deferred Maintenance Challenges

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The Green New Deal and Reducing Building Emissions

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Chicago Could Get New Building Codes for First Time in 70 Years

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Princeton Library Renovates and Modernizes

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Why Are Green Leases on the Rise?

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New LEED Pilot Credit Rewards DC Power in Buildings

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How Green Leases Help Achieve Green Buildings

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Building Decarbonization: How To Make It Sexy

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Energy Star Leads to Lower Vacancy Rates: Study

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How To Develop a DIY Energy Information Systems

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Baseball Stadium Earns LEED Certification

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Energy Information Systems Provide Data Deep Dive

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NY Lays Out ‘Green New Deal’

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Building Energy Codes Boost Efficiency: Report

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Chicago Museums Weigh Sharing Energy Systems

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Hot Topics: 2018’s Most Popular Articles

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Steps To Overcome Obstacles To Networked Lighting Controls

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Amazon HQ2 Could Add 2.5 Million Gallons of Wastewater Daily

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University Eyes Energy Efficiency in Existing Buildings

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Superconducting Wires To Bolster Chicago Grid Resilience

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Blue and Solar: Environmental Innovations In Roofing

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Networked Controls Add Big Savings To LEDs

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Trump Tower Among City’s Energy Hogs

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Innovations in Green Roofs Bring Benefits

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Solar Costs Less Than Coal, Natural Gas: Report

Building Operating Management
Progress Has Been Made on Climate Change, But More Is Needed

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LEED Recertification Available for LEED Projects

Building Operating Management
In the Year 2020: Emissions Reduction Goal Deadline Approaches

Building Operating Management
From Chillers to Children: Variety Keeps FM Interesting

Building Operating Management
3 Emerging "As-A-Service" Offerings for Facility Managers

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USGBC Launches LEED Zero Certification

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Free Guide Targets Daylighting Beyond California Standards

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20 Percent of City’s Buildings Inefficient

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Facility Managers Making Swift Progress on Energy Efficiency

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Water Efficiency Scrutiny in Commercial Kitchens

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Passive House Standard Gains Momentum

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Energy Star Scores Have Changed: How FMs Are Responding

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Eye on Energy: Routine Maintenance Can Improve Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Good Stormwater Management: Key Component of Water Resilience

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How Passive House Leads to Net-Zero Energy

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State to Reward University Energy Efficiency Efforts

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Passive House: Cost and Certification Considerations

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Energy Efficiency Leads to Enhanced K-12 Learning Environment

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What’s New in LEED v4.1?

Building Operating Management
Tips for Designing and Operating Solar Canopies

Building Operating Management
Is the Passive House Standard Applicable to U.S. Climate Zones?

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New Tools Help Optimize Building-Grid Interaction, Tackle Climate Change

News & Views
Massachusetts, California Lead List of Energy-Efficient States

Building Operating Management
Daylighting and LEDs Team Up to Meet Energy Efficiency Standards

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Can We Fix Climate Change by 2030?

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Real-World Water Resilience: A Case Study in Water Efficiency

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Passive House Standard Gains Ground in Commercial Building Market

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The Real Cost of Water Highlights Importance of Water Efficiency

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Daylighting Benefits: Cost Savings, Occupant Health and Wellness

Building Operating Management
Building Internet of Things: Minor Challenges, Major Benefits

Building Operating Management
How Buildings Are Tackling Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reductions

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Occupant Health and Wellness Takes Center Stage in Sustainable Design

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Water Scarcity Makes the Case for Water Efficiency

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Building Internet of Things Makes Greener, Smarter Buildings

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TD Bank Continues Sustainability Success

Building Operating Management
What are the Bottom-Line Benefits from Climate Action?

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Colocation Data Centers See Surge in Demand

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Continuing the Energy Efficiency Conversation

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Choosing the Right EMIS Option

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Smart Energy Analytics Campaign Uncovers Energy-Saving Opportunities

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3 Best Practices for Justifying Energy Efficiency

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U.S. City Earns LEED Certification

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How To Implement Monitoring-Based Commissioning

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How To Talk About Energy Efficiency in Financial Terms

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Tips for Evaluating Colocation Data Center Providers

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Energy Star Scores Updated This Week

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LEDs Remain Popular Option for Savings

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Net Zero Energy Buildings: How States Measure Up

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Energy-Efficiency Funding Shows Promise

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Net Zero Energy Buildings: The Future of Facilities

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How GSA Is Making High-Performance Buildings Affordable

Building Operating Management
Boilers: Understand the Full Picture on Energy Savings

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Benchmarking, Occupant Feedback: Keys to Existing Building Sustainability

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High-Performance Buildings: Impact and Insights

Building Operating Management
Why Cool Roofing Is Important To Energy Efficiency Goals

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Do Energy Models Accurately Predict Energy Performance?

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How the Building Exterior Affects HVAC Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
The Who, What, and Why of Replacing Aging Cooling Systems

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3 Ways Energy Models Add Value For Facilities Management

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LEED v4.1 Performance Scores: A Primer on New Prerequisites

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Managing Operations Effectively

Building Operating Management
LEED v4.1 Continues Focus on Sustainable Operations, Building Performance

Building Operating Management
The Nature of a REIT Means Challenges to Sustainability Success

Building Operating Management
3 Smart Strategies for Using Analytics in Smart Buildings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Efficiency and Effectiveness: Know the Difference

Building Operating Management
Understand Energy and Water Performance Scores in LEED v4.1

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Greener Than Green: Passive House Building Planned for Chicago

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Understanding the LEED Rating System

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Energy Efficiency Leads New Innovative Approaches to Sustainable Healthcare Design

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Buildings That Think? University Hopes So

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5 Advantages of Direct Digital Controls (DDC) for Tenant Buildouts

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How to Take Specific Steps to Slash Energy Costs

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Energy Waste: The Benefits of Retrocommissioning

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Green Certification Guides Investments in Energy Efficiency

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10 Benefits of Using Smart Building Analytics Effectively

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Automated Demand-Response: How Common Is It?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Energy Waste: Improving HVAC Performance

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How to Create a Benchmarking Survey for Data Centers

Building Operating Management
4 Steps to Move Ahead with LED Retrofits

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Los Angeles Leads Top Energy Star Cities

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PEER: A New Rating System For Power System Performance

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How To Future-Proof Your Lighting

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Solar Spotlight: Historic Castle Embraces Technology

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How To Identify Goals When Planning Energy Efficient HVAC Equipment

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How To Make The Case for Energy Efficient HVAC Equipment

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Welcome To The World, LEED v4.1

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University Aims for 100 Percent renewable energy generated on-site

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Previewing the April issue Building Operating Management

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To Justify HVAC Upgrades, Speak in Financial Terms

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To Get To Zero Energy, Human Element Remains Critical

Building Operating Management
Stay the Energy Conservation Course

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Are You At Risk For Losing Your Energy Star Certification?

News & Views
What Will LEED 4.1 Look Like?

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$1.3 Trillion Spending Bill Preserves Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy Programs, Agencies

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How To Get the Most Energy Efficiency From a Chiller Plant

Building Operating Management
3 Ways To Increase Chiller Efficiency

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Huge Growth in Net-Zero Energy Buildings

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Energy Modeling Benefits: Energy Efficiency, Improved Operations

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Are Energy Models Really Accurate?

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Energy Modeling: Building Owners Drive Growing Popularity

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NRDC: Heat Pumps Can Improve Energy Efficiency

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“Putting Data To Work” Toolkit Helps FMs Prioritize Energy Efficiency Projects

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Utility Incentives Help Pulaski County Perform Energy Upgrades

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Boston University Upgrades Arena Lighting to LEDs

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5 Steps to Becoming More Energy Efficient

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Trump’s Chicago Tower Last in City’s Energy Rankings

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Utility Incentives: Focus on Finance

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Utility Incentives: Systems and Opportunities

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Advances in Lighting Technology Bring Energy Efficiency

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Willis Tower Receives EPA Certification

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Eye on Energy Star: Proposed Budget Could Spell Trouble

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EPAct 179D Tax Deductions Retroactively Extended For 2017

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Facilities Make Progress On Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Goal

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Improve Building Performance with Integrative Design, Commissioning

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Integrated Design, Commissioning Aid Turnover from Building Construction to Operations

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Solar Windows on the Horizon

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With Data Centers, Mixed Picture on Energy Efficiency Best Practices

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Survey: What Energy Efficiency Measures Are New and Existing Data Centers Using?

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Water Heaters: Savvy Specification Strategies

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Chicago To Implement Energy Rating System

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Energy Audit vs. Retrocommissioning: Which Is Best for a Building?

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Eye on Energy: City’s Buildings To Be Graded

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How To Achieve High Efficiency With Air Source Heat Pumps

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Combining Efficiencies in Cost, Space, and Inclusivity

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Governor Announces New Energy Efficiency Targets

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What The Tax Bill May Mean for Energy Efficiency

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Technology Gains Boost Boiler Energy Efficiency

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New Thinking In Boiler Design Leads to Better, More Efficient Systems

Building Operating Management
For K-12 Schools, Sustainability Is About Cost Savings, Efficiency

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New Technology, Cloud-Based BAS Lead To Energy Efficiency

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7 Ways To Finance Energy Efficiency Projects

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How Green Building Certification Has Helped FMs Save Energy

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What’s The Difference Between Reactive and Preventive Maintenance?

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Energy Star Tenant Space: Recognizing and Aiding Energy Efficiency

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Oregon Leads on Water and Energy Efficiency Efforts

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House Proposal Would Shift Energy Star to DOE

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Stretch Code Aims for 20 Percent Energy Savings from Buildings

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With Advanced Features, Fan Coil Unit Systems Can Achieve Today’s Energy Efficiency Goals

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Pros and Cons of VAV and Dedicated Outdoor Air Systems (DOAS)

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Four-pipe Fan Coil Unit Systems: Is It Right for Your Facility?

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U.S. Workers Think Their Office Needs a Revamp

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Is Behavior Change the Missing Link in Energy Efficiency Plans?

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LEED and HVAC: How To Balance Costs And Benefits

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Trane Honors Crosstown Concourse with Energy Efficiency Leader Award

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10 Steps To Advanced Water Efficiency

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INFOGRAPHIC: HVAC's Impact on Water Use

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Alliance for Water Stewardship Standard Can Aid Water Efficiency Efforts

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Arc and LEED: Benchmarking Green Performance

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Organizations Promote their Energy Efficiency Efforts on Energy Efficiency Day 2017

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3 Steps To Net Zero Energy Operations

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House Cuts Energy Star Funding by 26%

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How To Get Utility Rebates for Energy Efficiency In New Construction

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New Data Center Energy Certification Takes Center State At Critical Facilities Summit

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The Second-Annual Energy Efficiency Day is Fast Approaching. Here's What You Can Do.

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Is New HVAC Technology Worth The Money?

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Schedule and Performance Analysis: Keys To Weighing HVAC Upgrades

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INFOGRAPHIC: Stretching the ROI For Energy Efficiency

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New HVAC system cools path to savings for Valley International Airport

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Ohio State University Plans $7.8 Million Renovation of Woody Hayes Athletic Center

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8 Technology Developments Reshaping High-Performance Building Exteriors

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Lighting Focused on Occupant Health and Well-Being

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How to Find Funding for Energy Efficiency

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New York Buildings Would Improve Energy Efficiency Under Mayor's Plan

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Trane: University of Florida Receives 2017 Energy Efficiency Leader Award

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5 NFL Football Stadiums Score Big on Energy Efficiency

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Is Water The New Energy?

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How To Use New Technology To Benchmark Water Use

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Location, Building Type Impact Water Use

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National Water Use Benchmarks Provide Key Insight For Efficiency Efforts

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USGBC Perspective: How Arc Uses Data And Measurement To Drive Green Performance

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Good News, Bad News on PUE

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Data Centers For The Hyperscale Cloud

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Common Sense: Using Occupant Ideas For Efficiency

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Congress Signals Support for EPA WaterSense Program

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4 Ways To Go Green In Existing Buildings

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Natural Gas Efficiency Has Shown Impressive Advances, The Future Looks Promising

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How Much Data Is Too Much?

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Energy Star: House Bill Cuts Program Budget 40 Percent

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White House Set for HVAC Upgrade

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NVIDIA's New Facility: High-Tech FM

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Boilers: Upgrades That Deliver Results

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Dashboards Display Environmental Success Stories

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PointGrab and Mapiq Partner to Provide Smart Building Tools

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Lighting Retrofits Cut Energy Use, Study Finds

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U.S. House Hacks Away at Renewable Energy, Efficiency Programs

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Smart Windows Offer Flexibility, Occupant Comfort

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Smart Window Benefit? Energy Savings, Reduced Glare

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Electrochromic Glass Results in Energy Efficiency at LEED Certified Facility

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Campaign Focuses on Shrinking College Dorm Carbon Footprint

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Four Tips Can Help FMs Tackle Building Internet of Things Projects

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National Grid Offers Free Professional Energy Network

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Senate Makes First Small Steps Toward Extending EPAct 179D Tax Deductions

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Next Generation of HFC Alternative Refrigerants Are More Environmentally Responsible

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Sustainable Door Openings Protect People, Places and the Planet

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Water and Energy Efficiency Are Key Resilience Strategies

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How To Take Advantage of the Benefits of Smart Grid

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Energy Efficiency Deserves Center Stage During President's Energy Week

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Four Tips Can Help FMs Tackle Building Internet of Things Projects

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Hygiene, Sustainability Key Considerations In Restroom Design

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Benefits of Sustainability in Healthcare Facilities

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SIDEBAR: Water Efficiency Measures at Project Legacy

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Four Questions to Ask Before Starting Building Analytics

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Improvements in Metal Building Systems Offer Advantages

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Sustainably Designed Labs Must Follow Through With Green Operations

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Two Innovations Poised to Have Big Impact on Facilities

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Keep Fire Safety Systems Current

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Triple Net Lease? Energy Upgrades Still Benefit Landlord, NFMT Speaker Says

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ACEEE: The Market For Intelligent Efficiency Technology

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HVAC Repair-Replace Decision Depends on Timing

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Proper Maintenance Key in HVAC Repair-Replace Decision

Building Operating Management
Real-Time Energy Monitoring Avoids Peak Demand Charges, Helps Bill Accurately

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Training, Hands-On Experience Critical for FMs as Competencies Shift

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8 Lighting Controls Technologies Offer Energy Efficiency, Smart Building Gains

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Hardscapes: Concrete Masonry Components Can Earn LEED Points

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Hardscapes: Earning LEED Points-Innovation and Design

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Deloitte Tower: First LEED Platinum-Certified Office Building in Montreal

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Funding Improvements and Upgrades with Energy Savings at City College of San Francisco

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An Editor's View of High-Performance Buildings + Workplaces

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Boosting Boiler and Water Heater Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Increasing Boiler Efficency by Using Proper Maintenance

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Seasonal Schedules and Climate Play a Factor in Boiler Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
SIDEBAR: Energy-Efficiency Resources

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Product Focus: Boilers and Water Heaters

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Hydraulic Institute Creates New Rating Label to Help Consumers Save Energy and Money

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Aircuity: Platform to Improve Energy Efficiency and Indoor Environmental Quality

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SIDEBAR: Innovative System Allows Florida Facility To Capture Rainwater

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How Existing Buildings Are Moving Toward Net Zero Energy

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Maryland Renews Landmark Energy Efficiency Initiative

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Hardscapes: Earning LEED Points-Materials and Resources

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More Water Shortages Mean FMs Must Focus on Water Efficiency

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Cities Face Water Shortages, But FMs Have Savings Options

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How Leaks Quickly Squander Water Efficiency Efforts

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Facility Managers Must Take Responsibility for Water Quality

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INFOGRAPHIC: How Facilities Use Water

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Government Budget Cuts Could Hurt EnergyStar

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Don't Tread on ENERGY STAR

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Plan, Audit, Commission, Measure and Verify: Steps To A Successful Energy Upgrade

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Make Utility Incentives Part of the Energy Upgrades Planning Process

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Better Buildings Challenge SWAP: Fresh Set Of Eyes on Energy Efficiency

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Forecasting Energy Policy in 2017: Energy Efficiency Still a Major Opportunity for FMs

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Will Programs Like Energy Star, Energy Efficiency Tax Incentives Be Cut?

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States and Local Jurisdictions Will Continue To Lead on Energy Efficiency

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Market-Driven Solutions Like Tenant Star Will Continue To Push Energy Efficiency Envelope

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Must-See TV for FMs: DOE's Better Buildings Challenge SWAP

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Eye on Energy: Manager and Utility Team Up for Savings

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Emergency Heating: Strategies for Success

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Emergency Heating: System Assessments Crucial

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Emergency Heating: Response Plan Strategies

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Energy Innovation Driven By Buildings Industry

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How GSA Achieved Sustainable Success in 5 Key Areas

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GSA Commits to Historical Renovation, the Green Proving Ground, and Dedication to Occupant Wellness

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Schneider Electric Introduces Clinical Environment Optimization Solution to Drive Energy Savings in Healthcare Facilities

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4 Benefits of LED Lighting Beyond Energy Efficiency

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Media Research Center Chooses LEDs For Flexibility, Simple Maintenance

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How To Maintain Effective Wireless in Energy Efficient Buildings

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LED Technology: Market Watch

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Lighting Needs for Education Facilities

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Matching Lighting Needs with Commercial Applications

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We Knew Energy Efficiency Employs a Lot of People, and Now We Know How Many

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How To Calculate Life-Cycle Costs and Justify Energy Efficient HVAC Upgrades

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Software Tools Help Forecast HVAC Operating Costs

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INFOGRAPHIC: FMs Report On The State of Their HVAC Equipment

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Data Centers: Energy Efficiency and Maintenance

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Boiler and HVAC Upgrades Helps California Airport's Energy Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Airport Navigates HVAC Issues During Central Plant Expansion

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Airport Fines Clear Skies to HVAC Savings

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Wattstopper Digital Lighting Management System Modernizes Office Environments

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Investor Confidence Project Launches 'Building Button' for Energy Efficiency

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How To Capitalize on the Value of Long-Term Energy Planning

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Mitigating Future Cost Risk: The Real Reason For Long-Term Energy Planning

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Account For the Future Cost of Energy in Long-Term Energy Planning

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Legrand North America Joins the Science Based Targets Program; Supports Global Alliance for Energy Productivity

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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
Taking Charge of Demand Response

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Demand Response: The Road Ahead

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

News & Views
Life-cycle Costs Justify Investment In Energy-Efficient Fans

News & Views
How Fault Detection And Diagnostics Reduces Energy Costs

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

Building Operating Management
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

News & Views
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

News & Views
What Is High-Performance Building?

News & Views
How To Successfully Commission

News & Views
Fans Offer Opportunities For Significant HVAC Energy Savings

News & Views
Microsoft Finds That Fault Detection Saves Energy

News & Views
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

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

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

News & Views
Things to Know Before Beginning Demsand-Response

News & Views
LEED in Motion Report Provides Evidence of LEED Buildings' Efficiency

News & Views
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

News & Views
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

News & Views
Benefits of an HVAC Upgrade

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

News & Views
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

News & Views
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

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

News & Views
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

News & Views
Understand How Rates Change To Manage Electricity Costs

News & Views
Understanding How Fault Detection And Diagnostics (FDD) Tool Works

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
What You Need To Know When Calculating Demand Charges

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

News & Views
Get Occupants Involved in Green

News & Views
Commissioning Doesn't Have to Be Difficult, Expensive

Building Operating Management
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

Building Operating Management
What You Need To Know About The ASHRAE 90.1 Standard Process

News & Views
What Is Smart Grid, Precisely?

News & Views
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?

News & Views
Will EPAct Deductions Be Extended?

News & Views
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
Video: How to Engage Occupants in Sustainability Strategies

Building Operating Management
Video: Communications Strategies for FM Success

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

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

News & Views
Fault Detection And Diagnostics (FDD) Shows Promising Results

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Successful Paint Applications Require More Than Specification

News & Views
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

News & Views
Involve Utility As Part Of Demand-Response Decisions

Building Operating Management
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

News & Views
Motors Can Help Drive Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
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

News & Views
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

News & Views
What Does It Mean To Be Carbon Neutral?

News & Views
Keys to Ensuring Successful Rooftop PV System

Building Operating Management
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

News & Views
Focus on Motor Efficiency to Find Savings

News & Views
Modular Data Centers Offer Flexibility

News & Views
Why Water Efficiency Should Be A Priority

Building Operating Management
Glenborough Uses Energy Star As Guide For Extensive Energy Efficiency Efforts

Building Operating Management
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

News & Views
Where To Start With LEED-EBOM

Facility Maintenance Decisions
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

News & Views
Select Facility Energy Consumption Dashboards Carefully For Ease Of Use

News & Views
EPAct Section 179D Deadline Is December 31, 2013

News & Views
Monitoring Is Key To Data Center Efficiency

Building Operating Management
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

News & Views
Measuring Exterior Energy Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
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

News & Views
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

News & Views
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

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

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

News & Views
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

News & Views
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

News & Views
How to Use LEED-CI

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Key Factors Determine Success of Submetering Technology

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Case Study on Submetering Success

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Practical Applications for Energy Harvesting

News & Views
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

News & Views
What is LEEDv4?

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News & Views
Water Treatment Can Extend Boiler Life and Improve Energy Efficiency

News & Views
Some HVAC Upgrades Are Better Candidates for EPAct Tax Deductions

Building Operating Management
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

News & Views
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

News & Views
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

News & Views
Operations an Important Part of Power Reliability

News & Views
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

News & Views
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

News & Views
Operations an Important Part of Power Reliability

News & Views
Improving Motor Efficiency

News & Views
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?

News & Views
Boilers: Four Factors Shape Decision to Repair or Replace

News & Views
Facility Cost Cutting: Three Tips for Success

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

News & Views
What is the Better Buildings Challenge?

News & Views
Tips for Earning Energy Efficiency Rebates

Building Operating Management
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

News & Views
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

News & Views
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

News & Views
The "Big Four" Green Building Rating Systems

News & Views
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

News & Views
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

News & Views
Tracking PUE Can Help Create More Efficient Data Centers

News & Views
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

News & Views
How Should Embodied Energy Factor Into Product Selection?

News & Views
LEED-EBOM 2012 To Focus on Performance

News & Views
With HVAC Upgrades, Look Beyond Like-Kind Replacement

Building Operating Management
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

News & Views
With HVAC Upgrades, Look Beyond Like-Kind Replacement

News & Views
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

News & Views
Why Are Green Roofs Environmentally Responsible?

Building Operating Management
The Role of the Commissioning Agent

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

News & Views
Smart Grid is HERE

News & Views
OpenADR Helps Standardize Demand-Response

News & Views
LEED-CI: Greening Leased Space

News & Views
Variable Frequency Drive Technology Has Improved For HVAC Applications