High Performance Buildings Blog

Hearing on the Clean Power Plan Inconclusive

Trevor Sutherland October 11, 2016 01:37 PM

On September 27th the DC Circuit Court held hearings on the Clean Power Plan (CPP), an action that many have wanted since its proposal by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) last August.

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Top 5 Things to Consider when Infrastructure Planning at Healthcare Organizations

Jeff Light October 5, 2016 01:45 PM

With over 80% of all capital decisions being made by Executives, many healthcare organizations since 2009 have downsized their middle management ranks and thus more scrutiny is being placed on lower dollar capital decisions...

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Rising U.S. Natural Gas Production

Jude Clemente October 4, 2016 08:39 PM

Despite some of the lowest prices in 20 years, U.S. natural gas production has continued to increase. Thanks to the widespread deployment of hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling technologies, national output has gained every year since 2006 and is closing in on...

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Get Your Building Ready for the Changing Seasons

September 12, 2016 07:34 PM

The dog days of summer will soon be in your rear view mirror. Even though the temperature is falling, your building and equipment will still be called upon to work hard in the coming months...

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U.S. Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Export Market Update

Jude Clemente September 6, 2016 08:45 PM

The U.S. natural gas industry has gone global via the export of LNG. In the first six months of this year, nearly 50 Bcf of LNG was shipped out, and the U.S. is set to become a net LNG exporter in 2017. The rapidly globalizing gas market is a critical new outlet for...

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