Leaders of Friends of Refugees, a Georgia-based non-profit, knew they needed a building. To make the project more attractive to donors by lowering operating costs, executive director Brian Bollinger studied up on high-performance. Here's what he learned, and the facility that will result.
Founder and chairman Bob Fincher used part of his summer vacation to tour Midwest companies that are championing the integration of green technologies and tactics into our homes and other buildings. Here's what he found.
Rheem's Triton commercial solution uses sensors to prevent catastrophes, improve efficiency
New WorldGBC report urges businesses to capitalize on economic benefits, improved occupant satisfaction
Canadian markets top inaugural International Green Building Adoption Index, reporting highest percentage of green office space
Approach particularly beneficial when access to ductwork limited
Approach quickly becoming standard for facilitiy construction
thyssenkrupp's MULTI elevator system helps buildings overcome challenges of global urbanization, improve efficiency
Ventacity Systems technology helps commercial users optimize efficiency, create healthy environment
All unit components designed to be removed in less than 10 minutes
Rooftop unit helps lead Rheem's commercial line expansion
Solution design focuses on positive up-front, back-end financial impact
Samsung anticipates technology to be game-changer
Technology gives HVAC units 'mind of its own'
Improving efficiency, occupant comfort key as building envelopes tighten
Solution reduces load reduction, spurs energy savings
Technology prevents mold, bacteria from building up on coils, enhances efficiency
Smaller units positively impact new construction, retrofits
Navien unveils stainless steel heat exchanger; focal point of boiler due later this year
Benefits, new financing options make solutions more popular in private sector