Emergency Drills: Don't Ignore the Possibilities

Feb. 18, 2011

Emergency drills may be a nuisance to your employees, but they are paramount to your emergency preparedness. Find out what you need to do to avoid a disaster.

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How Green Can Green Be? And How Do You Know?

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Find out what you need to know about treating waste, compost, and devices. A cost-effective and green-friendly solution may be more viable than you think.

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EPA Budget 2012
The Obama Administration has proposed the EPA budget for the FY 2012 - $8.973 billion. This budget proposal is approximately a 13% decrease from the 2010 budget of $10.3 billion. Click here for complete article…
Cement Manufacturer Penalized $1.4 Million The EPA and the U.S. Justice Department have announced that Cemex, Inc. has agreed to pay a $1.4 million penalty for Clean Air Act violations at its cement plant in Fairborn, OH.Click here for complete article…
Virginia School Installs Wind Turbine
The DOE has joined with local and state leaders in Heathsville, VA, to install a wind turbine as part of the Wind for Schools project.
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Now playing on BUILDINGSVIP: Benchmarking Your Building's Energy Use: A Step-by-Step Approach to Portfolio Manager

Research shows that an overwhelming majority of commercial building owners say they are planning to reduce their energy consumption, yet half say they have not benchmarked energy consumption across their portfolio. Step by step, learn how to use EPA's Portfolio Manager and other audit tools to analyze your buildings, interpret the data, and act on the results.

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Emergency Planning Made Easy With Software
Facility managers in charge of safety and security are beginning to look for better ways to build more comprehensive and customized emergency response plans.Click here for complete article …
5 Legal Factors in Green Construction
Check out these points with your lawyer before you start your next certified building project.
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The Surge of Green Power The story of green energy – a movement in perpetual advance and retreat, and more often subject to ink than action. Click here for complete article …
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LEED Success Strategies Session 1: LEED and the Urban Heat Island Effect

Interested in furthering your understanding of the urban heat island effect – and ways to reduce it? This webinar is the first in our "Strategies for Success in LEED" series, designed to teach individuals about strategies useful in meeting LEED requirements in various credit categories.

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