Anyone who has suffered in an overcooled or overheated meeting room for a day or two understands the need for improved thermal comfort. Complaints about poor thermal comfort abound in occupant satisfaction studies. Yet, to date, solutions...
Most organizations present a strong safety message around protecting their greatest assets — their employees — but not enough take the necessary action to back up their statements. While many organizations develop an initial safety plan, they often don't update...
Making hospitals more environmentally friendly may have once seemed like a trendy notion or expensive luxury that would fall by the wayside, but that's not been the case. Many hospitals have begun placing a greater emphasis on becoming "healthy buildings" that incorporate...
Small businesses are showing overwhelming support for energy efficiency, according to the Federation of Small Businesses. With nine in 10 seeking to be more energy efficient in their own business, the FSB is calling for energy companies to offer greater upfront and ongoing...
Grocery stores in France have been in the headlines recently since legislation was passed cracking down on food waste and forcing them to donate unsold food. This Carrefour is making news for another reason: its efforts to save another precious resource — energy. The...
Commercial buildings are getting larger. In recent years, the size of commercial buildings has grown at a more rapid pace than the increase of the amount of buildings itself, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. But why?
Edinburgh Council will fit 25 council-owned buildings with solar arrays in what is claimed to be the largest community-owned urban renewable energy project in the U.K. The council has partnered with Edinburgh Community Solar...
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