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September 19, 2022

DOE awards $10 million to develop renewably powered district energy systems for plants, bases and campuses

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recently awarded $10 million to six projects that will support the adoption of clean-energy technologies and advanced energy-efficiency measures in American industry. Three awardees will […]
September 19, 2022
SUNY Cortland uses pigs to clean around solar array

SUNY Cortland partners with a new type of “energy hog” for its solar array

It’s not hogwash. The State University of New York College at Cortland (SUNY Cortland) is using pigs to clean up unruly grass and weeds around its […]
September 19, 2022

5 steps to tackle deferred maintenance for government facilities

Every public sector building is unique and requires a strategic facilities management program to ensure it can meet its mission and its users’ needs. Amidst competing […]
September 16, 2022

National data shows rise in K–12 shootings and cyberbullying, and sex offenses in colleges, over the last decade

Highest number of school shootings to date reported in 2020–21, while cyberbullying rates doubled in over a decade There were a total of 93 school shootings […]
September 16, 2022

AASHE’s Sustainable Campus Index highlights top scorers’ high-impact green initiatives in 17 areas

September 8, 2022 – The Sustainable Campus Index (SCI), an annual publication by the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE), recognizes top-performing colleges and […]
September 7, 2022

How to manage Covid-related and PPE waste responsibly

While the rapid distribution of personal protective equipment (PPE) has been essential to save lives during the Covid-19 response, PPE waste is also creating major environmental […]
September 6, 2022

What is the impact of FM training?

Do facility managers’ employers and individuals recognize a need for facility management training? What is the impact of training and how accessible is it to the […]
September 2, 2022

How reliable and efficient are today’s germicidal UV LEDs? DOE reports

The Covid-19 pandemic has put a spotlight on germicidal ultraviolet (GUV) radiation for air and surface disinfection. This technology area represents a growing opportunity to improve indoor air […]
September 2, 2022
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GBAC/ASL course provides practical tools for improving indoor air quality

The Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC), a Division of worldwide cleaning industry association ISSA, has partnered with Allergy Standards Limited (ASL) to create a curriculum designed to […]