Green Builder Media's May 7, 2015 Vantage Enewsletter
Climate Alert: Global CO2 Exceeds Critical 400PPM Level Let’s hope that the world leaders preparing climate action plans for the UN Climate Summit in Paris in December understand the urgent necessity of developing a decisive global agreement that marks a significant departure from the past, because what we need is a drastic decarbonization of the global economy—and quickly.
Changes in California's 2013 Building Energy Efficiency Standards Energy Code (effective July 2014) and implications of the International Residential Code (IRC) R806.5 have made conditioned vs. unconditioned attics an industry hot topic.
Green Builder magazine is looking for the best green residential home projects.
May 14, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Green Builder® magazine is looking for the best in residential, green homes for their annual Home of the Year Awards. The contest looks at innovative design, sustainable features, whole home performance, and integration with the natural environment.
Convenience, Bin Size Keys to Establishing Improved Results of Recycling in the Workplace
STAMFORD, Conn., April 28, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Providing employees with a desk-side recycling bin and a smaller trash bin attached to it can serve as a success model for increasing recycling and reducing waste in the workplace. The recommendation, referred to as the “Little Trash” scenario, is one key insight comprising the first wave of the “Recycling at Work” study, commissioned by Keep America Beautiful with support from PepsiCo Recycling and CBRE.
National Environmental Education Foundation and Samsung Celebrate National Environmental Education Week at Nizhoni Elementary School in Shiprock, New Mexico
Shiprock, N.M., April 22, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Samsung and the National Environmental Education Foundation (NEEF) awarded its first-ever Schoolyard STEM Lab to the students and teachers of Nizhoni Elementary School in Shiprock, N.M., today in celebration of the 10th annual National Environmental Education Week – the nation's largest celebration of environmental education.
Understanding the interconnectivity between water and energy is crucial to business success and resilience. Our latest report, the Energy-Water Nexus Toolkit, offers practical and mechanical solutions to immediately address the challenges.
Water and Energy systems are intertwined. Producing one involves the consumption of the other. This relationship is often referred to as the Energy-Water Nexus, and ensuring that those resources are being used efficiently is an important aspect to increasing resilience.
With the launch of Green Builder Media's "IAQ: Breathe Easier" website, AirCycler® is giving away one SmartExhaust™ Ventilation Control and Delay Timer.
The SmartExhaust™ combines the bathroom fan and light switches into one smart controller and features programmable settings to run the exhaust fan as often as you want, automatically. ENTER TO WIN HERE