FMLink Newsletter — Energy Management — August 22, 2019

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 July 18 through August 21, 2019.


Look for this new fan energy index in the 2019 ASHRAE/IES 90.1 energy standard to help you choose the right size fans (Products and Services » Publications)

ACEEE’s Top 10 US cities for clean energy progress — how does your city rank? (Surveys and Trends), 

How will EPA’s new scoring model for offices impact your ENERGY STAR score? (Developments » Energy Management)

How do your energy and water initiatives compare to those of federal agencies? (Surveys and Trends)

What are the real-life benefits of tunable LED lighting? See what this classroom trial revealed (Surveys and Trends)


8 steps to plan and set up electric vehicle charging infrastructure, from Black & Veatch (Products and Services » Publications)

Screenshot of Bractlet smart building software

Wondering how much a specific building system upgrade would save? This software just deployed in 31 US office properties may help (Contract Awards)

To help you inform occupants about building energy efficiency or just meet LEED requirements, check out QA Graphics’ energy dashboard (Energy » Products and Services)