Business Leaders Discuss Energy Policy and Sustainability Issues 09/25/2008 | Set against the backdrop of the upcoming Presidential election and the future of energy policy, energy security, and climate change initiatives, the 31st World Energy Engineering Congress (WEEC) starts on Oct. 1 in Washington, D.C.The opening ceremonies will include keynote addresses from renowned energy efficiency and sustainable decision-makers on Energy Independence & the Security Act, The Increasing Pace of Climate Change, New Directions in Energy Policy, and Visions for a Sustainable Energy Future. The WEEC conference and exposition target a wide spectrum of technologies and services, including: Energy efficiency and energy management. Renewable, green, and alternative energy, Combined heat & power/cogeneration/distributed generation. Integrated building automation and energy management. Lighting efficiency. HVAC systems and controls. Thermal storage and load management. Boilers and combustion controls. Geo-exchange technologies. Solar and fuel cell technologies. Applications specific to federal energy-management programs. Energy services and project financing. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is sponsoring a special section of the exposition called GreenStreet, where corporate and government energy leaders can find solutions for making their organization more energy efficient, implement sustainable technologies and strategies, and be a green leader for economic growth.For more information, go to www.energycongress.com. Previous ArticleNext ArticleENERGY STAR Announces 2013 Upgrade of Portfolio Manager Read more on Interiors » Twitter Facebook LinkedIn RSS Email to a Friend * required fields From* To * Message cancel Email Print Print Related Coverage Is the Next Renewable Energy Source a Step Away? Social Spaces That Work Throughout the Workday ADDITIONAL FM TOPICS Interiors Is Your Envelope An Energy Waster? Interiors Plants May Mitigate VOC Threats Interiors 5 Hot Spots for ADA Lawsuits and How to Prevent Them Interiors Five Trends Transforming the Office Space and the Impact on Your Bottom Line Project Management The Key to Project Success: Collaboration Roofing The Vital Role of Insulation in Roofing Systems HVAC Portable Air Conditioners Taming Hot Summer Temperatures: Keeping People & Networks Safe Security A New Approach to Vendor Risk Management HVAC Maximize Your Return from HVAC Maintenance Plans Related Articles How the 2017 Solar Eclipse Will Impact the U.S. Electric Grid A U.S. Court of Appeals Cracks Down on EPA’s HFC Phasedown Deadlines Approaching for 2017 LEED Certifications Ultra-Low Energy Buildings in U.S. On the Rise New Program Provides More Accessible Zero Energy Certification Sponsored Links Smart roof systems improve building energy efficiency! Polyglass’ Polyfresko cap sheets with CURE Technology saves on energy. Engineered to perform, Polyfresko has superior granule adhesion and excellent puncture, stain and UV resistance.