Specifically, the motion would require new buildings to be constructed to source their power from the city’s energy grid — which is anticipated to be carbon-free by 2035 — rather than from fossil fuels.
Secretary of the Army Christine E. Wormuth cites disrupted supply chains, damaged infrastructure, and increased risks to soldiers from natural disasters and extreme weather as three climate change–related issues requiring strategic planning. Specific initiatives include...
Energy and sustainability solutions provider GridPoint announced a partnership today with Meritage Hospitality Group, one of the largest Wendy’s franchise entities, to bring energy efficiency improvements to 345 restaurant locations throughout the US via GridPoint’s energy analytics platform. The two began to collaborate in February 2021 on a five-site pilot ... Read more »
Market research company MarketsandMarkets recently published a global forecast of the combined heat and power market projecting major growth in the coming years, from an estimated $26.6 billion in 2021 to $35.2 billion by 2026 — a combined annual growth rate of 5.8%.
ABM performed upgrades at seven facilities across the district, including Charleroi Elementary Center, Charleroi High School, and the Sports Complex. Highlights of the project include...
Bay View is one among many of Google’s initiatives aimed at achieving “24/7 carbon-free energy by 2030,” a target announced by the company last September.
There are numerous benefits to VPPs due to their decentralized nature. Because they consist of...
The City of Newark, New Jersey, and Honeywell formed a partnership to help the city improve energy efficiency and sustainability. Honeywell’s building infrastructure upgrades are expected to produce significant energy operating cost savings.
Iconic Chicago skyscraper Willis Tower has earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold from the US Green Building Council. The building is currently undergoing a major renovation that includes numerous improvements to energy efficiency. Owned and managed by EQ Office, 110-story Willis Tower is undergoing a renovation worth ... Read more »
GE announced the sale of its energy-focused business Current to New York-based private equity firm American Industrial Partners this week. Current makes energy efficiency and digital productivity products for commercial offices, retail stores, industrial facilities, and cities.
The St. Louis Area Foodbank runs one of the largest nonprofit food distribution centers in the region, sending out more than 116,000 pounds of food and personal care items daily to those in need. Recently the organization installed a new building controls system that allows for remote monitoring of energy ... Read more »
Most commercial buildings suffer from a fundamental flaw: the building is the focus rather than the people inside of it. The elements that make a building comfortable, such as lighting and heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC), are often designed to maintain an occupiable space regardless of the occupants. But, ... Read more »