FMLink Newsletter — Energy Management — February 8, 2018

FMLink Newsletter — Energy Management — February 8, 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 4 through February 7, 2018.


Cutting costs and maintaining tenant comfort with 25-watt T8 lamps (Case Studies » BetterBricks)
Real Estate Firm Uses 25-Watt T8s as its Go-to Replacement Lamp

Is that boiler or furnace you’re looking at really energy efficient? How does it compare to other brands? Find out in AHRI’s all-new HVAC certification directory (Products and Services » Publications)

Is your company prepared for the energy landscape of the future? Schneider Electric found many aren’t (Surveys and Trends)

The crucial roles for facilities management teams in green building (Sustainability » Linnean Solutions)
Learn more about how FMs can go about conserving natural resources such as energy and water in a very doable way

Do today’s electricians have the training to handle your facilities’ high-tech systems? (Surveys and Trends)

See if your energy services company is one of the top ones, and what it takes to be such a leader (Surveys and Trends)


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Power access wherever it’s needed — Legrand power units add outlets and USB charging capabilities to any furniture (Energy » Products and Services)

Can US solar companies reduce costs enough to offset the new tariffs? (Developments » Energy Management)

Do you need a packaged air conditioner that saves energy and won’t break the bank? See what was at the 2018 AHR Expo (HVAC/IAQ » Products and Services)

If you can use a chiller that delivers 35% energy savings, reduced maintenance and a wide operating envelope, see what YORK has come up with (HVAC/IAQ » Products and Services)

Best practices in recycling and waste prevention — take a look at these EPA award-winning projects for ideas (Developments » Industry Awards)

See whether your city is on this list for climate action, and how the awardees’ projects are affecting buildings around the world (Developments » Industry Awards)