Green http://contractormag.com/taxonomy/term/6633/more en Weekly Product Gallery: Tyco, Moen, Icera, Caleffi, Rothenberger and Bosch http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-tyco-moen-icera-caleffi-rothenberger-and-bosch <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week's product gallery includes a recessed pendant sprinkler, a high efficiency toilet, new plastic pipe welding equipment, a pull-out faucet, a dirt separator, and an improved line of geothermal flow centers. </div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-tyco-moen-icera-caleffi-rothenberger-and-bosch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-tyco-moen-icera-caleffi-rothenberger-and-bosch#comments Faucets Fire Sprinklers Geothermal Media Galleries Toilets Green Tue, 26 May 2015 16:14:00 +0000 408661 at http://contractormag.com Brewing beer with treated wastewater? http://contractormag.com/green/brewing-beer-treated-wastewater <div class="node-body article-body">As the west coast water crisis deepens, some beer brewers in Oregon are becoming creative. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/green/brewing-beer-treated-wastewater" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/green/brewing-beer-treated-wastewater#comments Green Thu, 21 May 2015 16:20:00 +0000 408631 at http://contractormag.com iStock/Thinkstock CalGEO working to solve GHP permitting issues, Title 24 http://contractormag.com/geothermal/calgeo-working-solve-ghp-permitting-issues-title-24 <div class="field-byline"> Ted Clutter </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Several geothermal manufacturers and businesses demanded a hearing on the CEC’s proposed new rules, some of which affect other industries like energy efficient lighting</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/geothermal/calgeo-working-solve-ghp-permitting-issues-title-24" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/geothermal/calgeo-working-solve-ghp-permitting-issues-title-24#comments Geothermal Wed, 20 May 2015 19:44:00 +0000 408591 at http://contractormag.com ACEE: Boston, NYC, D.C., San Francisco and Seattle rank as most energy-efficient U.S. cities http://contractormag.com/green/acee-boston-nyc-dc-san-francisco-and-seattle-rank-most-energy-efficient-us-cities <div class="field-deck"> Biennial energy efficiency scorecard ranks 51 U.S. cities. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mayors and local lawmakers in America's largest cities continue to take innovative steps to lower energy costs for consumers and businesses.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/green/acee-boston-nyc-dc-san-francisco-and-seattle-rank-most-energy-efficient-us-cities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/green/acee-boston-nyc-dc-san-francisco-and-seattle-rank-most-energy-efficient-us-cities#comments Green Wed, 20 May 2015 18:45:00 +0000 408581 at http://contractormag.com Builders using reclaimed water on construction sites http://contractormag.com/green/builders-using-reclaimed-water-construction-sites <div class="node-body article-body">New water conservation mandates are forcing builders to get creative. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/green/builders-using-reclaimed-water-construction-sites" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/green/builders-using-reclaimed-water-construction-sites#comments Green Mon, 11 May 2015 14:16:00 +0000 408341 at http://contractormag.com Potawatomi Hotel and Casino's hotel attains LEED Gold certification http://contractormag.com/green/potawatomi-hotel-and-casinos-hotel-attains-leed-gold-certification <div class="node-body article-body">Potawatomi Hotel & Casino announced today its hotel has attained LEED Gold certification, making it the first casino hotel in Wisconsin to attain the green building honor.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/green/potawatomi-hotel-and-casinos-hotel-attains-leed-gold-certification" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/green/potawatomi-hotel-and-casinos-hotel-attains-leed-gold-certification#comments Green Wed, 06 May 2015 14:04:00 +0000 408101 at http://contractormag.com ICC resources in place to support critical water issues in western states http://contractormag.com/green/icc-resources-place-support-critical-water-issues-western-states <div class="node-body article-body">The International Code Council and its Family of Companies (ICC) have several resources available to assist jurisdictions, manufacturers and the public with critical water issues in the western region of the United States.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/green/icc-resources-place-support-critical-water-issues-western-states" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/green/icc-resources-place-support-critical-water-issues-western-states#comments Green Tue, 05 May 2015 14:53:00 +0000 408081 at http://contractormag.com AWWA and water community celebrate Drinking Water Week http://contractormag.com/industry-event-news/awwa-and-water-community-celebrate-drinking-water-week <div class="node-body article-body">As Drinking Water Week continues, the American Water Works Association will celebrate with special events focused on getting to know drinking water and the local drinking water supply.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/industry-event-news/awwa-and-water-community-celebrate-drinking-water-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/industry-event-news/awwa-and-water-community-celebrate-drinking-water-week#comments Industry Event News Green Tue, 05 May 2015 14:37:00 +0000 408071 at http://contractormag.com Vitor Gregorio named new North American Regional President for Bosch Thermotechnology http://contractormag.com/green/vitor-gregorio-named-new-north-american-regional-president-bosch-thermotechnology <div class="field-deck"> Gregorio, an experienced Bosch manager, succeeds Richard Soper, leading the Thermotechnology Division </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Robert Bosch LLC has announced a successor to retiring Bosch Thermotechnology Regional President Richard Soper. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/green/vitor-gregorio-named-new-north-american-regional-president-bosch-thermotechnology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/green/vitor-gregorio-named-new-north-american-regional-president-bosch-thermotechnology#comments Green Management Mon, 04 May 2015 17:21:00 +0000 408061 at http://contractormag.com <p>Vitor S. R. Gregorio.</p> Obama signs efficiency legislation supported by coalition including IAPMO http://contractormag.com/green/obama-signs-efficiency-legislation-supported-coalition-including-iapmo <div class="node-body article-body">President Obama on Thursday, with the support of the High-Performance Buildings Congressional Caucus Coalition, which the International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) chairs, signed into law the Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/green/obama-signs-efficiency-legislation-supported-coalition-including-iapmo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/green/obama-signs-efficiency-legislation-supported-coalition-including-iapmo#comments Green Fri, 01 May 2015 16:04:00 +0000 408031 at http://contractormag.com <p>President Obama signs the Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2015.</p> Win McNamee, Getty Images News