Green http://contractormag.com/taxonomy/term/6633/more en ABM helps South Carolina schools upgrade facilities, save money http://contractormag.com/green/abm-helps-south-carolina-schools-upgrade-facilities-save-money <div class="field-byline"> Christopher King </div> <div class="field-deck"> Helping schools make the grade </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Headquartered in New York, ABM helps clients throughout the country meet their infrastructure needs and achieve sustainability goals.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/green/abm-helps-south-carolina-schools-upgrade-facilities-save-money" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/green/abm-helps-south-carolina-schools-upgrade-facilities-save-money#comments Green Registered User Tue, 03 May 2016 20:16:00 +0000 419131 at http://contractormag.com Weekly Product Gallery: General Pipe, John Guest, Milwaukee Tool, Johnson Controls, Bosch and U.S. Boiler http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-general-pipe-john-guest-milwaukee-tool-johnson-controls-bosch <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week the product gallery features a self-leveling inspection camera, a female connector, a touch-screen programmable thermostat, an air-to-air heat pump, a high-efficiency boiler and more. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-general-pipe-john-guest-milwaukee-tool-johnson-controls-bosch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-general-pipe-john-guest-milwaukee-tool-johnson-controls-bosch#comments Media Galleries Green Hydronics Tools Tue, 03 May 2016 14:16:00 +0000 419051 at http://contractormag.com WaterFurnace dealers, employees and vendors gather for annual sales meeting http://contractormag.com/geothermal/waterfurnace-dealers-employees-and-vendors-gather-annual-sales-meeting <div class="node-body article-body">WaterFurnace International, Inc. dealers, employees and vendors gathered in Nashville, Tennessee, March 29-30 for the company’s annual sales meeting.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/geothermal/waterfurnace-dealers-employees-and-vendors-gather-annual-sales-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/geothermal/waterfurnace-dealers-employees-and-vendors-gather-annual-sales-meeting#comments Geothermal Fri, 29 Apr 2016 17:20:00 +0000 418671 at http://contractormag.com <p>WaterFurnace Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Michael Albertson, during the meeting.</p> ANSI EESCC publishes Progress Report on Energy, Water Efficiency http://contractormag.com/codes/ansi-eescc-publishes-progress-report-energy-water-efficiency <div class="node-body article-body">The ANSI Energy Efficiency Standardization Coordination Collaborative EESCC on Wednesday announced the publication of a Progress Report detailing the standardization community’s activity to advance recommendations outlined in the EESCC’s Standardization Roadmap: Energy Efficiency in the Built Environment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/codes/ansi-eescc-publishes-progress-report-energy-water-efficiency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/codes/ansi-eescc-publishes-progress-report-energy-water-efficiency#comments Codes Green Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:56:00 +0000 418591 at http://contractormag.com 7-Eleven: Committed to Green Building and Veterans http://contractormag.com/around-web/7-eleven-committed-green-building-and-veterans <div class="field-byline"> Lawrence (Larry) Clark, QCxP, GGP, LEED AP+ </div> <div class="node-body article-body">7-Eleven has a strong commitment to U.S. military veterans, which—as an Army veteran myself—I take very seriously.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/around-web/7-eleven-committed-green-building-and-veterans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/around-web/7-eleven-committed-green-building-and-veterans#comments Around the Web Green Tue, 26 Apr 2016 01:29:00 +0000 418861 at http://contractormag.com Earth Day 2016: Contracting Green http://contractormag.com/green/earth-day-2016-contracting-green <div class="node-body gallery-body">As it turns out, green contracting can do more than help the environment, it can save money for your clients while helping to expand your business. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/green/earth-day-2016-contracting-green" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/green/earth-day-2016-contracting-green#comments Green Thu, 21 Apr 2016 16:08:00 +0000 418141 at http://contractormag.com PMI-supported WaterSense amendment passes U.S. Senate as part of energy bill http://contractormag.com/plumbing/pmi-supported-watersense-amendment-passes-us-senate-part-energy-bill <div class="field-deck"> Next step is House and Senate reconciliation of S. 2012 and H.R. 8 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Plumbing Manufacturers International (PMI) applauds the U.S. Senate’s passage of the Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2016 (S. 2012).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/plumbing/pmi-supported-watersense-amendment-passes-us-senate-part-energy-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/plumbing/pmi-supported-watersense-amendment-passes-us-senate-part-energy-bill#comments Green Plumbing Wed, 20 Apr 2016 16:39:00 +0000 418121 at http://contractormag.com <p>The U.S. Senate Building.</p> tupungato/iStock/Thinkstock Taco presents employee Dave Sweet and his pursuit to build the ultimate eco-friendly home http://contractormag.com/green/taco-presents-employee-dave-sweet-and-his-pursuit-build-ultimate-eco-friendly-home <div class="field-deck"> Homebuilding project is documented through a series of video blog episodes. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Taco Comfort Solutions is sponsoring a video blog series called “Building Green Comfort from the Ground Up.” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/green/taco-presents-employee-dave-sweet-and-his-pursuit-build-ultimate-eco-friendly-home" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/green/taco-presents-employee-dave-sweet-and-his-pursuit-build-ultimate-eco-friendly-home#comments Green Mon, 18 Apr 2016 21:23:00 +0000 418071 at http://contractormag.com <p>Dave Sweet.</p> Congress misses opportunity to promote renewable energy http://contractormag.com/geothermal/congress-misses-opportunity-promote-renewable-energy <div class="field-deck"> Geothermal pump industry disappointed with inequity with solar created by lawmakers in Washington. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Senate will soon pass the FAA reauthorization bill with no amendments—including one that GEO had hoped would extend federal tax credits for geothermal heat pumps.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/geothermal/congress-misses-opportunity-promote-renewable-energy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/geothermal/congress-misses-opportunity-promote-renewable-energy#comments Geothermal Mon, 18 Apr 2016 20:57:00 +0000 418061 at http://contractormag.com JuiceBox Energy rebrands as Adara Power http://contractormag.com/green/juicebox-energy-rebrands-adara-power <div class="field-deck"> New identity represents the bright future of residential energy storage. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Interest in residential energy storage technology has grown dramatically worldwide.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/green/juicebox-energy-rebrands-adara-power" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/green/juicebox-energy-rebrands-adara-power#comments Green Mon, 18 Apr 2016 15:46:00 +0000 418011 at http://contractormag.com <p>An Adara Energy storage system.</p>