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Grading Green Results

Oct. 4, 2010

With rooted investments and research-driven motivations, it's no surprise that universities and colleges have been the flagship for the green building movement. The sustainable university building is akin to a real-time experiment, with facility managers and their support crews onsite to tally the results. Clark University, Georgia Institute of Technology, and the University of Northern Iowa share their insights about performance and maintenance needs in their green facilities over the years.

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Facade Ordinances: Observe and Inspect

A growing number of cities with facade ordinances are requiring regular inspections to safeguard the public. An inspection can protect you from the legal ramifications associated with property damage or personal injury from faulty facade.

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Zero-Energy Design Conference a Safe Bet Las Vegas hosts ASHRAE 2011 Winter Conference and AHR Expo.Click here for complete article…
Higher Education Rises to the Climate Challenge The American College & University Presidents Climate Commitment is a collaborative effort to achieve climate neutrality.Click here for complete article …
Creating Sacred Spaces on Your Campus
Sacred spaces already exist all over your campus, but they must be recognized, maintained, and supported.
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Facade Recovery After a Disaster As the frontline defense for a building, the facade is a critical part of preventing damage to the core of the facility.Click here for complete article …
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