FMLink Newsletter — Energy Management — July 13, 2017

FMLink Newsletter — Energy Management — July 13, 2017

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.

The newsletter covers energy management news from June 8 through July 12, 2017.


How are new building technologies affecting energy efficiency? (Surveys and Trends)

See if your city ranks in ENERGY STAR Top Cities lists, and the latest energy efficiency trends (Surveys and Trends)

How do IoT-enabled solutions impact how you operate your buildings? What can you do that you couldn’t do before? (Surveys and Trends)

Supercharge your sustainability efforts: Using technology to drive the industry forward (Magazines » BOMA)
Harnessing the power of technology to create a greener future

Getting down and dirty with composting toilets (Sustainability » Linnean Solutions)
What to do with human waste, and how it can save you money and our environment at the same time

Since it makes sense to save energy and money with a building management system (BMS), see what is holding some FMs back (Surveys and Trends)

Due diligence: The first step in a property acquisition (How To » BOMI International)

See which Energy Execs got picked for DOE’s summer program to learn about renewable energy and efficiency (Developments » Energy Management)

Look what Target, Staples and 11 others did with interior lighting upgrades to slash energy use (Developments » Industry Awards)

Green walls: A growing trend (Magazines » BOMA)
Benefits of green walls, practical considerations for installation and maintenance

Smaller commercial buildings can now save up to 15% with these ENERGY STAR specs for boilers (Products and Services » Publications)


Get a glimpse of buildings of the future with Dallas’s revolutionary energy-positive big-box store (Developments » Energy Management)

Screenshot of Zen HQ energy optimization software

Learn how you can chop energy costs by combining smart thermostats with intelligent energy management (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

See how Bowie State’s new smart glass adjusts to save energy, help improve academic performance (Contract Awards)

Green Mark sets the pace with “world’s first” green building ratings for laboratories — will it catch on? (Developments » Environment and Sustainability)

NeoCon 2017: If you’d like to use natural light to save energy, check out this motorized, virtually silent shade from MechoSystems (Other » Products and Services)

If you manage leased office space in a multi-tenant building, EPA wants your input (Associations and Organizations)

Find out what it takes to satisfy a large data center’s energy needs (Contract Awards)