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    Reevaluating Qualifications-Based Selection systems in an age of cost cutting

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    Colorado builders rejuvenate their business model thanks to a new franchise system that encourages and provides resources for high-performance retrofits.

  • Reenergizing Your Facilities

    One Chicago utility’s business case for going green.

  • Business Leaders Urge Congress to Fix PACE Financing

    Representatives of nearly 350 businesses lobbied federal lawmakers to pass legislation reinstating energy-saving PACE programs.

  • On the Front Lines: Mick Dalrymple, a.k.a. Green Services

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  • Curriculum Is Updated

    The National Center for Construction Education and Research, Gainesville, Fla., has updated its curriculum for “Your Role in the Green Environment” to include LEED Version 3 and a Training Course Study Guide: Preparation for Green Advantage Exam.

  • White Paper Details Energy Challenges

    A new white paper from Portland Energy Conservation Inc., Portland, Ore., “Wiring the Smart Grid for Energy Savings: Integrating Buildings to Maximize Investment,” by PECI technical director Hannah Friedman, asserts the materialization of building energy savings is critical to making the smart grid...

  • Financing Offered For Commercial Solar Projects

    Borrego Solar Systems Inc., San Diego, recently announced it will offer its own financing program for commercial solar energy projects.

  • Web Site Features Flooring

    Nora systems Inc. has launched a new Web site that supports the “All About Flooring, All About You” brand introduced earlier this year.

  • FBI's Chicago Regional Office Earns LEED Platinum

    For the past decade, USAA Real Estate Co., San Antonio, has managed its portfolio of more than $4.9 billion in assets with energy efficiency in mind. But the seven-time recipient of the Washington, D.C.-based U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Energy Star Partner of the Year award decided to...