Green Building http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6612/more en Data Center Standard Published by ASHRAE http://ecmweb.com/green-building/data-center-standard-published-ashrae <div class="node-body article-body">A newly published energy standard for data centers features a performance based approach that is more flexible and accommodating of innovative changes.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/data-center-standard-published-ashrae" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/data-center-standard-published-ashrae#comments Green Building Mon, 28 Nov 2016 15:38:00 +0000 142941 at http://ecmweb.com scanrail/iStock/Thinkstock Changes to Commissioning Requirements Proposed for Green Building Standard http://ecmweb.com/green-building/changes-commissioning-requirements-proposed-green-building-standard <div class="node-body article-body">Changes to the commissioning requirements in Standard 189.1 that would increase its ability to support achieving high performance green buildings are open for public input.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/changes-commissioning-requirements-proposed-green-building-standard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/changes-commissioning-requirements-proposed-green-building-standard#comments Green Building Wed, 23 Nov 2016 16:35:00 +0000 142711 at http://ecmweb.com RGBAlpha/iStock/Thinkstock ASHRAE/IES Publish 2016 Energy Efficiency Standard http://ecmweb.com/green-building/ashraeies-publish-2016-energy-efficiency-standard <div class="node-body article-body">The newly published energy efficiency standard from ASHRAE and IES contains energy savings measures as a result of industry input.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/ashraeies-publish-2016-energy-efficiency-standard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/ashraeies-publish-2016-energy-efficiency-standard#comments Green Building Mon, 21 Nov 2016 20:28:00 +0000 142501 at http://ecmweb.com alice-photo/iStock/Thinkstock DOE Recognizes UC Berkeley For Campus-Wide Energy Innovations http://ecmweb.com/green-building/doe-recognizes-uc-berkeley-campus-wide-energy-innovations <div class="node-body article-body">The Energy Department’s Better Buildings Challenge program recognized University of California, Berkeley for its leadership in energy efficiency. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/doe-recognizes-uc-berkeley-campus-wide-energy-innovations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/doe-recognizes-uc-berkeley-campus-wide-energy-innovations#comments Green Building News Fri, 04 Nov 2016 14:38:00 +0000 142141 at http://ecmweb.com NEMA Paper Discusses How to Reduce Energy Consumption in Commercial Buildings http://ecmweb.com/green-building/nema-paper-discusses-how-reduce-energy-consumption-commercial-buildings <div class="node-body article-body">The National Electrical Manufacturers Association has published a white paper that discusses new requirements that help reduce energy consumption in commercial buildings. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/nema-paper-discusses-how-reduce-energy-consumption-commercial-buildings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/nema-paper-discusses-how-reduce-energy-consumption-commercial-buildings#comments Green Building Power Quality Tue, 01 Nov 2016 20:28:00 +0000 142001 at http://ecmweb.com The 8 Most Interesting Things Going On in the Wind Market http://ecmweb.com/galleries/8-most-interesting-things-going-wind-market <div class="node-body gallery-body">In case you missed it, the renewable energy market is booming. And one of its most vital cogs is wind energy. These are the eight most interesting things going on in the wind energy field.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/galleries/8-most-interesting-things-going-wind-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/galleries/8-most-interesting-things-going-wind-market#comments Green Building Galleries Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:09:00 +0000 141731 at http://ecmweb.com Building Integrated Photovoltaic Lighting Systems http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/building-integrated-photovoltaic-lighting-systems <div class="field-byline"> By Jim Lucy, Chief Editor, Electrical Wholesaling Magazine </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Solar is still a wide-open field for electrical contractors who enjoy working with new products and are willing to take to risk of investing in an emerging market.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/building-integrated-photovoltaic-lighting-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/neca-show-coverage/building-integrated-photovoltaic-lighting-systems#comments Green Building NECA Show Coverage Contractor Sun, 09 Oct 2016 03:56:00 +0000 141051 at http://ecmweb.com <p>Day &amp; Night Solar&rsquo;s Bob Eaton says energy storage will open up a whole new area of business for electrical contractors.</p> Better Buildings Launches Smart Energy Analytics Campaign http://ecmweb.com/green-building/better-buildings-launches-smart-energy-analytics-campaign <div class="node-body article-body">The White House recently announced a new Energy Department-led Smart Energy Analytics Campaign to encourage the use of cost-effective, energy-saving building analytics platforms</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/better-buildings-launches-smart-energy-analytics-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/better-buildings-launches-smart-energy-analytics-campaign#comments Green Building Fri, 07 Oct 2016 15:16:00 +0000 140981 at http://ecmweb.com Arizona Solar One Resolves Air Quality Violations http://ecmweb.com/green-building/arizona-solar-one-resolves-air-quality-violations <div class="node-body article-body">Maricopa County Air Quality Department has announced a $1.5 million agreement with Arizona Solar One LLC to resolve violations of air quality rules </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/arizona-solar-one-resolves-air-quality-violations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/arizona-solar-one-resolves-air-quality-violations#comments Green Building Mon, 03 Oct 2016 00:01:00 +0000 140641 at http://ecmweb.com U.S. Installed Microgrid Capacity to Grow 115% Over Next Five Years http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/us-installed-microgrid-capacity-grow-115-over-next-five-years <div class="node-body article-body">An emerging shift away from single-entity owned and operated projects is greatly improving microgrid project economics in the U.S. microgrid market. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/us-installed-microgrid-capacity-grow-115-over-next-five-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/us-installed-microgrid-capacity-grow-115-over-next-five-years#comments Green Building Power Quality Tue, 06 Sep 2016 22:35:00 +0000 139671 at http://ecmweb.com