Green Building http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6612/more en 18 Better Buildings Challenge Partners Achieve Annual Energy Goals http://ecmweb.com/green-building/18-better-buildings-challenge-partners-achieve-annual-energy-goals <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recently announced energy-efficiency progress made by the 345 leading public and private sector organizations in the Better Buildings Challenge. These efforts have led to a combined 240 trillion Btus and an estimated $1.9 billion in cumulative energy and cost savings.</p></div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/18-better-buildings-challenge-partners-achieve-annual-energy-goals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/18-better-buildings-challenge-partners-achieve-annual-energy-goals#comments Green Building News Mon, 22 May 2017 15:26:00 +0000 148631 at http://ecmweb.com leolintang Women of Wind Energy (WoWE) Announces Name Change http://ecmweb.com/green-building/women-wind-energy-wowe-announces-name-change <div class="node-body article-body">Women of Wind Energy (WoWE) announced a new name and logo on May 16 during a live, virtual event held before hundreds of supporters</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/women-wind-energy-wowe-announces-name-change" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/women-wind-energy-wowe-announces-name-change#comments Green Building Thu, 18 May 2017 14:03:00 +0000 148491 at http://ecmweb.com Installing Solar to Combat National Security Risks in the Power Grid http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/installing-solar-combat-national-security-risks-power-grid <div class="node-body article-body">Power grid vulnerabilities are one of the most prevalent national security threats.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/installing-solar-combat-national-security-risks-power-grid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/installing-solar-combat-national-security-risks-power-grid#comments Green Building Power Quality Thu, 11 May 2017 22:09:00 +0000 148101 at http://ecmweb.com DOE Releases PoE Lighting System Energy Reporting Study http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/doe-releases-poe-lighting-system-energy-reporting-study <div class="node-body article-body">DOE has published the first part of a study to explore the energy reporting capability of commercially marketed Power over Ethernet (PoE) connected lighting systems. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/doe-releases-poe-lighting-system-energy-reporting-study" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/doe-releases-poe-lighting-system-energy-reporting-study#comments Green Building Lighting & Control Wed, 22 Mar 2017 21:36:00 +0000 146651 at http://ecmweb.com U.S. Department of Energy Inside the BIPV Market http://ecmweb.com/contractor/inside-bipv-market <div class="node-body article-body">An evolving building practice integrates the photovoltaic (PV) elements into the building envelope </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/contractor/inside-bipv-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/contractor/inside-bipv-market#comments Energy Efficiency Green Building Contractor Silver Tue, 21 Mar 2017 19:08:00 +0000 146601 at http://ecmweb.com Keeping Up with Renewable Energy: 5 Big Things You Might Have Missed http://ecmweb.com/galleries/keeping-renewable-energy-5-big-things-you-might-have-missed <div class="node-body gallery-body">Keeping tabs on the renewable energy markets can sometimes be overwhelming. In case you haven't been able to keep up, here are five big things you might have missed.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/galleries/keeping-renewable-energy-5-big-things-you-might-have-missed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/galleries/keeping-renewable-energy-5-big-things-you-might-have-missed#comments Green Building Galleries Thu, 02 Mar 2017 21:32:00 +0000 145881 at http://ecmweb.com NYPA Accelerates Plans to Help New York Schools Tap into Solar http://ecmweb.com/green-building/nypa-accelerates-plans-help-new-york-schools-tap-solar <div class="node-body article-body">The New York Power Authority has announced that the opportunity for school districts in New York State to “go solar” will be expedited with the selection of two additional solar power vendors.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/nypa-accelerates-plans-help-new-york-schools-tap-solar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/nypa-accelerates-plans-help-new-york-schools-tap-solar#comments Green Building Thu, 02 Mar 2017 18:23:00 +0000 145871 at http://ecmweb.com isafx/iStock/Thinkstock U.S. Solar Market Grows 95% in 2016, Smashes Records http://ecmweb.com/green-building/us-solar-market-grows-95-2016-smashes-records <div class="node-body article-body">In its biggest year to date, the United States solar market nearly doubled its annual record.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/us-solar-market-grows-95-2016-smashes-records" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/us-solar-market-grows-95-2016-smashes-records#comments Green Building Fri, 17 Feb 2017 22:07:00 +0000 145581 at http://ecmweb.com Recharged for Reuse http://ecmweb.com/green-building/recharged-reuse <div class="node-body article-body">Electric vehicle (EV) use is steadily increasing on a global scale, thanks to two main drivers.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/recharged-reuse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/recharged-reuse#comments Energy Efficiency Green Building Power Quality Silver Wed, 15 Feb 2017 20:20:00 +0000 145401 at http://ecmweb.com America’s First Offshore Wind Farm Is Operational http://ecmweb.com/contractor/america-s-first-offshore-wind-farm-operational <div class="node-body article-body">The nation’s newest wind farm isn’t harnessing energy on a mountain ridge or an open field. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/contractor/america-s-first-offshore-wind-farm-operational" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/contractor/america-s-first-offshore-wind-farm-operational#comments Energy Efficiency Green Building Contractor Silver Wed, 15 Feb 2017 20:08:00 +0000 145381 at http://ecmweb.com