FMLink Newsletter — Energy Management — April 19, 2018

FMLink Newsletter — Energy Management — April 19, 2018

This Energy Management newsletter is one of a series of five specialized newsletters, supplementing our weekly general newsletter (sent on Mondays). For each of five weeks you will receive a different specialized newsletter on Thursdays or Fridays, focusing on a different FM-related area. To manage which ones you receive, click on the link below.

This newsletter covers energy management news from January 7 through February 7, 2018.


Benchmarking utility costs for service providers (Benchmarking » FM BENCHMARKING)

Find out what you can do to help reduce the increasing energy consumed by data centers (Products and Services » Publications)

See how making energy upgrades across your entire portfolio can uncover new sources of building value through this automated tool (Products and Services » Publications)

Learn which energy management best practices earned these organizations 2018 Energy Star awards (Developments » Industry Awards)

Support native vegetation while reducing building management costs   (Sustainability » Leonardo Academy)

Did you know there is now UPS technology that can be cost-justified for non-mission critical operations? (Surveys and Trends)

Would you save enough in energy costs to make it worth sealing your air ducts? This industry study can help you find out (Surveys and Trends)

Could the use of community-scale solar benefit your and your neighbors’ facilities? Learn more in this industry report (Surveys and Trends)


Do you think a federal energy efficiency tax deduction is important? See what BOMA is doing to help make it permanent (Developments » Energy Management)

PIlot operating drone

If you’d like insights from drones, check out this aerial data service before you invest in an in-house program (Products and Services » Services)

See how this Ingersoll Rand acquisition will integrate energy analytics to help FMs achieve operating, efficiency, sustainability goals (Corporate and Organization » Developments)

If you’re interested in how UV-C light can not only disinfect your A/C but reduce maintenance and energy use, find out more in this newly approved CEU course (Products and Services » Webinars, Education and Training)

See how this new efficiency-as-a-service (EaaS) financing model can accelerate portfolio-wide energy upgrades (Products and Services » Services)

Looking for an easy retrofit for outdoor lighting? Check out this wall-mount LED that offers not only energy savings but also reduced glare, sensor and wireless control options (Lighting » Products and Services)

If you’re considering a cool roof to save energy, check out these new roof coating technologies that offer high solar reflectivity and resist dirt and stains (Building Products » Products and Services)

See how this pressure sensor solves the age-old problem of when to replace HVAC filters (HVAC/IAQ » Products and Services)

Find out how this integrated energy management technology can help you use Big Data to identify energy drains (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

If you want to monitor your generator remotely, check out this IoT-enabled controller with smartphone intuitiveness (Products and Services » Software & Technology)