7 Sustainability Strategies for Commercial Buildings

The office building industry accounts for nearly 20% of U.S. greenhouse gas emissions, according to Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International. A key part to curbing emissions is working with local and city officials, tenants, and other groups to help make entire communities more sustainable. BOMA International shares the following strategies for greening your facility and community. Get Connected. Local utility companies often offer demand response …

Water Savings From Cooling Tower Efficiency Strategies

What kind of water savings can be gained from focusing on cooling towers? The current cycle of concentration will be the best predictor of how much water can be saved; the lower the cycles, the more opportunity for savings. Typically, the average cooling tower will operate at two to four cycles of concentration. There is often an opportunity to raise …