Resiliency & Sustainability

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Mechanical HVAC units provide the best defense against mold due to their filtration, ventilation and dehumidification abilities.
Health & Wellness/IAQ

What is National Indoor Air Quality Month? What You Need to Know about Mold, Allergies and IAQ

Oct. 20, 2023
As National Indoor Air Quality Awareness Month comes to an end, it’s important to remember the reasons to keep IAQ top-of-mind.
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Create your own power

Oct. 1, 2023
Microgrids, EVs & electrical resilience
Brendan Hall, environmental policy analyst for the EPA, explains the basics of Building Performance Standards. Joining him on a panel at IFMA’s 2023 World Workplace conference were Dr. Sharon Jaye, building performance policy manager for Denver’s Office of Climate Action, Sustainability and Resiliency, and Zachary Hart, associate director of energy and sustainability programs for Touchstone IQ.
Decarbonization/Net Zero

Building Performance Standards: How to Get Ready (IFMA 2023)

Sept. 29, 2023
Building Performance Standards, policies aimed at decarbonizing the building sector, are spreading across the U.S. Building owners and managers need to start planning now.
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The University of Colorado’s Boulder campus is pursuing full electrification, according to Jennifer Cordes, principal at Hord Coplan Macht.
Decarbonization/Net Zero

How Higher Ed is Reaching for Net Zero

Sept. 27, 2023
Colleges and universities are making headway on their sustainability goals. How are they reaching them—and what challenges are they facing along the way?
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Cities are racing to create sustainable communities. A long history of innovation in the built environment has led to our current era of environmentally conscious building.
Resiliency & Sustainability

How Facilities of the Future Build on the Foundation of These Eras of Sustainability

Sept. 11, 2023
As cities race to create the future of sustainable communities, what is the history of built-space innovation that led us to this new era? Our timeline explores how our structures...