Today's News on Building Energy Performance
School Districts Strive for Efficiency, Occupant Comfort: It's no secret that many school districts across the country lack funding for buildings repairs and desperately need to upgrade their facilities. While some administrators put off HVAC...
(Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration NEWS)

Palermo school district upgrades to energy saving lighting: Oroville, CA : Classrooms will definitely be brighter at Helen Wilcox School when school starts this month. On Monday, a work crew from the California Conservation Corps Energy Corps spent the day removing old ballasts and fluorescent tubes...
(Oroville Mercury Register)

Data Center Efficiency: 40% Improvement Through Best Practices: U.S. data centers consume about 100 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity, representing more than 2% of all U.S. electricity use according to U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) estimates. With the data explosion apparent in...
(The Data Center Journal)


Energy Efficiency Financing
Santa Rosa, CA's Ygrene lands $150 million for green-retrofit loans:
Ygrene Energy Fund has obtained $150 million in private financing for property-assessed clean energy (PACE)...
(North Bay Business Journal)

Lawmakers restore funding for projects in Milford, Hopedale, Mendon, MA:
Two Milford-area legislators announced last week that the House and Senate were successful in voting...
(Milford Daily News)

Green Building
New Haven School to Use State-of-the-Art Building to Teach Sustainability:
Common Ground is a bit of a misnomer -- there's not a whole lot that's common about this high school...
(WNPR News)


Sustainability
Assurant Continues to Build on Sustainability Success:
NEW YORK, NY, Aug 03, 2015 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- What's smart, clean and green all over? Working towards a more...
(MarketWatch)

Technology
BMCC Leading the way on Sustainability: The Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY)...
(Borough of Manhattan Community College)

DTE building new solar array, tapping sun's power: DTE Energy started building a new solar array today in Romulus...
(Detroit Free Press)

International
Smart energy for a smart Western Australia: The Energy in WA Conference attracts more than 220 delegates every...
(Eco-Business)

New Wrexham police station could cost more than £13m:
A REPLACEMENT for an "antiquated" police station earmarked for demolition could cost £13.5million to build. North...
(News North Wales)

IKEA: Going 100% renewable makes "good business sense":
Ikea, the Swedish home furnishing firm, was built on the vision to "create a better everyday life for the many...
(Eco-Business)

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