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THE FUTURE OF SMART WATER METERS
Local municipalities throughout the United States are in the process of replacing analog water meters with more intelligent, smart meters.
business development manager
BALANCED SCHOOL CALENDARS & CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS
Most renovation work is completed during the extended summer break, but what happens when the summer is shorter on a balanced calendar?
business development manager
A BRIGHTER FUTURE: SOLAR FOR SCHOOLS
With the latest advancements in technology and quicker return on investment, solar power is the most cost effective way for schools to shine.
National solar manager
UNDERSTANDING DESIGN BUILD
Unlike the traditional low bid design-bid-build method, design-build is where the designer and builder are unified as a single contractual entity.
Integrated Project Leader
FLIPPING THE SWITCH ON ENERGY SAVINGS
To leave the lights on or to turn them off, that is the question. I am frequently asked if turning off lights can actually save money and energy.
COMBINED HEAT & POWER 101
With the need for continual, stable power, hospitals are tied to traditional energy sources that may not be cost effective or energy efficient.
WHAT TO EXPECT FROM PERFORMANCE CONTRACTING
Do you ever end a construction project feeling unsatisfied? It’s time to consider the higher expectations of performance contracting.
COMMUNICATING ENERGY STEWARDSHIP
Analyze the impact of energy usage or savings in terms of the Greenhouse Gas production.
sales & marketing administrator
PROMOTING CAMPUS ENERGY PROJECTS TO STUDENTS
Sustainability efforts are high priorities to a college or university and to their students.
GETTING STARTED ON AN ENERGY MASTER PLAN
This article is the first in a series of three publications on developing and implementing Energy Master Plans for educational institutions.
HOW TO BEGIN THE K-12 RENOVATION PROCESS
School corporations in today’s financial environment have huge facility needs, but not the budget room to accomplish it all.
LED'S PROVING TO BE HIGH QUALITY, LOW COST RETROFIT
Hear our Business Consultant, Jim Adams, outline the benefits of a LED retrofit, and learn more about LED application from Forbes.com.
THE COMPONENTS OF AN OPTIMAL LEARNING ENVIRONMENT
Providing a proper learning environment has proven to be fundamental in the overall learning process.
10 REASONS WHY THE DESIGN-BUILD DELIVERY METHOD WORKS
Steve Savoie explains the top ten reasons the design-build delivery method works so well for owners who want collaboration, communication, and time and cost savings.
THREE ASPECTS OF A SUCCESSFUL K-12 BUILDING ENERGY ASSESSMENT
By setting these three expectations with a qualified provider, you can ensure a valuable and fruitful building assessment.
Business development manager
THE IMPACT OF SCHOOL BUILDINGS ON STUDENT HEALTH AND PERFORMANCE: RECENT AND PLANNED RESEARCH
Erin Green discusses the connection between indoor environmental quality and student achievement.
BUSINESS MARKETING TECHNIQUES FOR PUBLIC SCHOOLS
There are more similarities than differences between private industry and public education.
Marketing communications specialist
THE CONTINUED GROWTH OF SOLAR POWER
The global growth of solar energy is driven by a dramatic decline in installation costs, as well as enticing rebate incentives for solar usage.