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Energy Issues​

How To Pay for Better Energy Efficiency

Lease Structure Hinders Energy Efficiency

Shootout: LEDs vs. Fluorescents

Lessons Not Learned, Energy 101

Measuring Energy Impact for Global Business

Oversized Systems Hamper Ability to Control Utility Costs

Small Goals Stymie Saving Energy

To LED or Not to LED

What to Do About Higher Electricity Rates

 

Finance

Crunching the Numbers – The Devil’s in the Details

Depreciation Without the Headache

Eco-Structure Interview with Alan Whitson

Funding- How To Get a Yes

 

Healthcare Facilities

Ask the Experts-Sustainable Healthcare Thinking

Benchmarking 2.0 Project Driving Industry Forward

BetterBricks Interview - Sustainable Hospitals

Bold Plans Lead to Big Energy Savings

Building Green Hospitals

Facilities and Finance: I Am in Control

Fixing Hospital Bed Shortages

Green Patient Room Dazzles Canada

Green Patient Room: Lessons in Selling Good Design and Product Value

How Energy Efficiency Ensures Financial Health For Hospitals

How FMs Benefit Patients from IFMA Healthcare Institute

Shining a Light on Hospital Sustainability and Energy Savings

Steps for Hospital CFOs to Reduce Energy Costs

The Critical Case for Understanding Your Medical Office Lease

Today's Top 10 Budget Tips for FMs

 

High Performance Buildings & Sustainability

Does It Matter What the Landlord Thinks About Green?

Five Rules to Winning Client Support for Sustainability

Frankenstein EIQ Form

Green Building Business Takes Off

Growing a Green Corporation

Insuring Successful Installation of Underfloor Air Systems

Integrated Approach to Buildings Pays Dividends

Keeping It Quiet in the Workplace -It’s Easy if You Design it Right

Making Change Simple, Cheaper, and Green

Metrics Key to Measuring Green Performance

Put Green in Your Offices

SMPS Green Issue Interview - Bob Berkibile & Alan Whitson

Structural Sustainability

Top Ten Ways to Achieve High Performance Design

Trying to Sell Sustainability? You Better Learn How to Work the Numbers

Turning Green into Gold

Upside of Underfloor Air Systems

When New Furniture Becomes Sustainable & Economical

Win Your Design Case by Focusing on Value, Not Cost

 

Leasing & Relocation

4 Elements of a Successful Relocation

Avoid Conflicts Between LEED EBOM and CI

Avoiding 'DUH Syndrome' in Negotiating New Leases

Making a Buck Go Further During Your Next Relocation

Model Green Lease Lands in New York City at Urban Green Expo

Model Green Lease Sweeps Away Financial Obstacles

Moving Smart

Negotiate Green Leases to Improve Bottom Line

Pitfalls, Land Mines, and Booby Traps of Leasing

The Green Lease

Wall Street Adage Proving True for Office Market