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 Email Share Share Other Open Social Related Coverage Finding the Difference Between Wallcoverings Editor's Letter Flooring: Using FCICA’s Guide to find a Contractor Related Articles Interiors How Clean Is Your Floor? Interiors What Do Employees Expect in an Office Environment? Interiors 6 Questions to Test Your Water Management Preparedness Interiors Five Trends Transforming the Office Space & the Impact on Your Bottom Line Life/Fire Safety 7 Most Essential NFPA® Standards for Building Owners Sustainability / Resilience How to Future-Proof Your Building Building Controls The First Steps of Adding Intelligence to Your Facility Energy Management How to Increase Productivity and Engagement in Outdoor Spaces Building Controls Fine-Tuning HVAC Controls for Maximum Efficiency Related Articles ENERGY STAR Buildings: Top 10 Cities How Net Zero Energy Could Save You Money Puerto Rico Convention Center Runs Its Building off the Grid How a Former Heating Plant Became an On-Site Utility Slash Your Building's Waste With a Stretch Code 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. Increase profitability by cleaning smarter and transforming your building into a high performing asset. Get tips from High Performance Building experts Whether it’s earning an IREM credential or increasing your job skills, any goal in property management can be accomplished with IREM education. Click here to visit our website!