10/30/2003

Nothin’ but Net: FM Guide to the Internet (6 of 12)

Your Internet Play-by-Play

 

Green/Sustainable Design

 

Rocky Mountain Institute
(www.rmi.org)

This non-profit organization inspires business, civil society, and government to design integrative solutions to protect and enhance natural and human capital. Consultants work directly with developers and other real estate professionals to integrate resource-efficient and environmentally friendly design into building projects. The Institute also features case studies and research regarding new policies, technologies, and techniques for improving facility operation.

[Editor’s Note: “Check out RMI’s online library, featuring downloadable versions of popular publications on green building and energy-efficient design.”]


U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Energy Star®
(www.energystar.gov)
Find marketplace-specific information on energy management strategies, assess the financial value of certain energy investments, and locate lists featuring Energy Star® office equipment. This site also presents real-world examples of buildings that are costing less to operate while improving the quality of our environment.

[Editor’s Note: “Make sure to view the Tools & Resources portion of this site – it offers technical guidance, procurement policies, and demonstrated best practices.”]


U.S. Green Building Council
(www.usgbc.org)
Get helpful data on the financial benefits of green building, timely information on green building issues, and recent council articles from the nation’s foremost coalition of leaders from across the building industry. This group promotes facilities that are environmentally responsible, profitable, and healthy places to work.


[Director, Government Facility: “I use USGBC.org for LEED information.”]

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Visit our website today to learn about the design flexibility of a Morton building and the endless possibilities of partnering with our designBUILD team.


Wood construction is both cost and energy efficient. Check out Morton Buildings and our designBUILD team online today to discover all the benefits of post-frame construction.


When choosing a metal-clad building for your next construction project, consider Morton Buildings, Inc., and their designBUILD team, we’ll make your dream a reality.

Yaskawa drives offer quality performance for air handlers and cooling towers on the roof to secondary chilled water pumps in the basement

Bluebeam® Revu® simplifies digital facilities document management from design review to leveraging as-builts, maintenance manuals and O&Ms submittals.

We Can Help You Reduce Energy by 30%

Our mission is to help our customers manage their buildings' energy costs, improve reliability, and enhance performance while having a positive impact on the environment.
CLICK HERE to find out how.


 
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