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President Biden Sets Aggressive Solar Goal: 50 Percent by 2050


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3 High-Rise Building Strategies to Improve Resilience

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IPCC Report Paints Grim Climate Change Picture

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Are Chicago Buildings Sinking Into Lake Michigan?

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Schools Bearing Brunt of Climate Change’s Impact

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6 Net Zero Energy Buildings FAQs

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How Building Performance Standards Are Addressing Climate Change

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How to Reduce Embodied Carbon in Facilities

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3 Small Changes Lead to Big Gains in Climate Fight

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Paper Offers Advice to Biden Administration on Tackling Climate Change

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Certifications and Standards Offer a Roadmap for Building Resilience

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Alternative Refrigerants: What Can Facility Managers Do?

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Greenhouse Gas Emissions Fell as Global Temperature Rose in 2020

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How LEED Can Accomplish Both Climate and Resilience Goals

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A Warming World Needs Cool Roofing

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Beginning a New Chapter

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San Francisco Facility Will Be Raised 10 Feet to Avoid Rising Sea Levels

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

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Microsoft Pledges to Offset All Its Emissions Since 1975

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Disruptive Forces Promise to Transform Facilities

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Climate Neutral: New Certification Helps Recognize Net Zero Carbon Companies

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NYC Law Aims to Cut Building Greenhouse Gas Emissions

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A Modest Proposal: What If We Air Condition the Outdoors?

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How Can Buildings Make Healthier, Happier Occupants?

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Boston Goes All In On Carbon Neutrality

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Engineers Design System to Cool Buildings Without Electricity

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University Whips Up Resilient Grounds Management Practice

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Climate Change: The Impact on Facilities and Communities

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Climate Change: Buildings Must Lead on Tackling Emissions Reductions

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It's Time to Catch Up to Climate Change Science

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Trump Organization Could Owe Millions in Climate Fines

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Can Air Conditioners Help Save the World?

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D.C. City-Wide Plan Addresses Flooding and Other Threats

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Green New Deal Aims To Reduce Energy Use and Costs

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How Artificial Intelligence Will Combat Climate Change

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U.S. Carbon Emissions Rose in 2018

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Solar Costs Less Than Coal, Natural Gas: Report

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

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In the Year 2020: Emissions Reduction Goal Deadline Approaches

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Communication Critical To Carbon Inventorying

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Facility Managers Making Swift Progress on Energy Efficiency

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Greenhouse Gas Inventory: How FMs Should Help

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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

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Can We Fix Climate Change by 2030?

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California To Go Carbon-Free by 2045

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How Buildings Are Tackling Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reductions

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Facilities on the Front Lines: Buildings Tackle Climate Change

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What are the Bottom-Line Benefits from Climate Action?

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Trump Administration Proposal Would Relax Methane Rule

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Building Resilience and Climate Change

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Climate Change Intensifying Urban Heat Islands

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July 2018 Sets Temperature Records. What Now?

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3 Benefits of Cool Roofs

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

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Climate Change Challenge: Bloomberg To Spotlight Key Cities

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Company Joins Fight Against Climate Change

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Understanding the Next Stages of Sustainability in K-12 Schools

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Global Weirding: Wreaking Havoc On FM

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Climate Change, Resilience, and Positive Feedback Loops

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Facility Manager Action Item: Climate Change

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ASHRAE Responds to U.S. Paris Accord Announcement

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Emerson Climate Technologies Introduces New Facility Control Platform for Small Format Retail Facilities

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How Can Resilience Be Part of Standard Facilities Operating Procedure?

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Environmental Issues Top the List of Global Risks

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3 Ways Sustainability Complements Building Resilience

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Ten Key Steps to Resilience Planning for Buildings

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Climate Change Drives Need For Resilient Facilities

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High-Performance Issues Link Building Resilience and Sustainability

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Preparing Data Centers for Extreme Cold or Extreme Heat

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US Carbon Emissions Declining

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Will EPAct Deductions Be Extended?

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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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Is Energy/Climate Legislation Still Possible?

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New and Established Automation Companies Offer Energy Options

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CCI Partners with ESCOs on Performance Contracting

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Comprehensive Energy, Climate Legislation Still Has Chance of Passing

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Financial Disclosures Attributed to Climate Change the Focus of New Standard

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Climate Change Still Battling Court of Public Opinion in US

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Comprehensive Reform Will Affect Buildings Beyond Class A

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Some in Commercial Real Estate Are Addressing Carbon Footprint

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EPA Launches New Program to Coordinate Commercial Energy Efficiency Efforts

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A Mixed Bag of Bills Addresses Environment, Cap and Trade

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The Roles of EPA and DOE in Environmental Legislation

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From Local to Global, Climate Change Legislation is Gaining Ground

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How Cap and Trade Regulations Work and Who May Be Affected

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Preparing for Cap and Trade and its Impact on Energy Costs

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New Report Examines Cost Of Delaying Action on Climate Change in California

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Green Building News: Climate Change Economics, LEED AP Credentials And McKinsey & Company

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CCI Partners With ESCOs To Shrink Carbon Footprints

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Climate Change And The Economy: Why Warnings of Economic Doom Are Overblown

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Studies Show Global Companies Still Failing to Report Strategies and Potential Impacts From Climate Change

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A Plan to Reduce Carbon Dioxide Emissions

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Using the Clinton Climate Initiative to Fund Energy Efficiency Projects

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Obama Focuses on Energy Efficiency

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Cap And Trade Challenges

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How Buildings Can Prepare For Cap And Trade

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Obama's Green Promises

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Climate Change Resources

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Who's Obama's Environmental Team?

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Northeast Greenhouse Gas Allowance Auction Raises $106.5 Million

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Majority of Americans Want Action on Climate to Rebuild U.S. Economy, Poll Finds

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Obama, McCain Support Limits on Greenhouse Gases

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Some Companies Taking Action to Cut Greenhouse Emissions

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Uphill Battle? Defeat of Cap and Trade Shows a Fight is Still Coming Over Greenhouse Gases

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Clinton Climate Initiative Unveals Program to Boost Energy Efficiency

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EPA Releases Guide For Climate Change Programs

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Maintenance: The fourth R?

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Growing Energy Use Drives Up Carbon Dioxide Emissions

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Environmental Risk Management Gaining Corporate Visibility, But Uncertainties Raise Planning Challenges

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

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Los Angeles Mandates LEED For New Buildings

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Ecosystem Degradation Will Affect the Future Business Climate

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Climate Change Driving Electric Industry Evolution

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NREL Pledges to Cut Carbon Footprint, by 75 Percent

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UN Countries Agree to Work on Post-Kyoto Climate Change Agreement

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California Requires Emissions Reporting in 2008

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Is The Climate Right For A Commitment?

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Report Finds U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions Falling

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Midwestern Governors Address Regional Energy Security and Global Warming

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Climate Change Likely to Complicate Energy Future

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Climate Survey Report Analyzes Fortune 500 Climate Change Response

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Coalition Calls for Corporate Climate Risk Disclosure

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Mayors Meet to Discuss Infrastructure Problems, Climate Change

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Public Unware That Buildings are a Major Source of Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Survey Shows

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CEOs Urge Action to Combat Climate Change

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Corporate Climate Coalition Expanding

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Second U.S. Climate Change Science Program Report Issued

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New Minnesota Legislation Will Slash Greenhouse Emissions, Boost Renewable Energy

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ASHRAE To Support Clinton Climate Initiative

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Now Is The Time To Act on Climate Change Says New Report

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Reducing Carbon Emissions from Buildings Could be Positive for Economy, Report Finds

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Antarctic Ozone Layer Expected to Return to Normal, EPA Report Says

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Climate Policy Uncertainty Poses Investment Risks

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Federal Government Should Spend More on Green Building Research, Report Says

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Buildings Can Play a Key Role in Combating Climate Change

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Major Companies Call for Governments to Address Climate Change

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Edison Electric Institute Unveils New Principles on Global Climate Change Policy

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Global Warming to Worsen Without Counteraction, U.N. Report Says

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Take Action on Global Warming

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Major U.S. Companies Not Forthcoming About Climate Change Risk

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California Moves to Invest in Clean Power Sources

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Wind Power Sensible Option to Fight Climate Change, Association Says

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