Better Buildings Challenge Takeaways: Whole Foods

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The Better Buildings Challenge, a new reality Web series designed to create more knowledge about building energy efficiency, recently released its first three episodes. In the series, the energy management teams from Whole Foods and Hilton Worldwide swap teams and evaluate each other’s buildings in search of energy efficiency improvements ...

Parking Garage Efficiency: Thinking Beyond Lighting

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We all know the cost-saving benefits of retrofitting old lighting with more energy efficient lighting in commercial facilities. It is especially true for facilities with multi-level parking garages, especially enclosed garages that require 24/7 lighting run times. In 2014, Energy.Gov’s Lighting Energy Efficiency in Parking (LEEP) campaign, a movement where ...

2016 Manufacturing Energy Efficiency Guide

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A recent study, performed by the ABB Group in which 317 senior executives in manufacturing were surveyed, highlighted that “77 percent of manufacturers say that energy efficiency will be a critical success factor for manufacturers’ profitability in the next 20 years,” due to the high cost of energy and uncertainty ...