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April 24, 2015: Top Companies Prioritize Sustainability and LEED

The Study Looked at Fortune 200 Companies, Most of Them Users of LEED and Members of USGBC

The world’s top-performing companies are prioritizing sustainability as part of their corporate social responsibility efforts, and a majority of them are using the U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC) Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) program to achieve their goals, according to a new survey released by the USGBC.


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Feb. 12, 2015: Energy Consumption by US Government at Lowest Level Since 1975

Energy Consumed in Federal Government Facilities Has Generally Been Declining Over the Past Four Decades

The U.S. federal government is one of the largest energy consumers in the world, but that consumption is declining. The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Federal Energy Management Program (FEMP) shows total delivered-to-site energy use by the federal government fell to 0.96 quadrillion Btu in fiscal year (FY) 2013.


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Jan. 21, 2015: Steven Winter Associates Acquires Everyday Green

Combination Will Serve the Needs of Existing Clients, as well as Accommodate the Growing Sustainability Market

Steven Winter Associates Inc. announced that it has acquired the assets of Everyday Green LLC, Washington, District of Columbia, a building science consulting and verification firm specializing in green building certification programs.


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Oct. 15, 2014: Workiva Announces Partnership with Urjanet to Automate Energy Data Collection

Product Integration Enables Real-Time Decision-Making to Increase Energy Efficiency and Reduce Costs

Workiva, provider of a cloud-based and mobile-enabled platform for enterprises to compile, report, and analyze critical business data, has announced a strategic partnership with Urjanet, a provider of automated energy data. Workiva said this partnership will allow customers who use its Wdesk product to directly tap into Urjanet’s energy data.


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July 18, 2013: UK to Host International Refrigeration Conference

Conference to Focus on the Cold Chain and Sustainable Refrigeration Technology
The Institute of Refrigeration has announced that it will be hosting the International Institute of Refrigeration’s 3rd International Conference on Sustainability and the Cold Chain in June 2014 in London. The conference is expected to attract an international audience and showcase leading edge developments. 


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Mark Crockett vice president, Crockett Facilities Services, explains the importance of technician training, the value of being a top minority-owned company in the U.S., current projects the company is managing, and much more. Posted on April 24.
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