Energy Efficiency

November 24, 2012

Energy transparency

Helping occupants, operators, suppliers, and other stakeholders to understand building energy consumption is necessary, but not sufficient, to achieve efficiency goals. At the end of the […]
November 24, 2012

The problem with building energy efficiency

Society has identified the need to make buildings more sustainable, and governments around the world have set goals such as Vancouver’s “20 by 2020” goal to […]
December 1, 2012

Occupant engagement saves energy in 153 Toronto buildings

Attended the Race to Reduce Awards this past week at The Metro Convention Centre. Civic Action’s Race to Reduce involved 153 GTA buildings, totaling 63 million […]
December 5, 2012

Energy Efficiency in Small Buildings

Small buildings. Big savings. In 2008, FacilitiesNet published an interesting story found here describing the energy efficiency challenges in small buildings. For portfolio managers of small […]