The owner of three Connecticut commercial buildings has received more than $5 million in private financing through the state’s Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy program.
A program the state approved three years ago makes it easier and cheaper for consumers and businesses to pay for energy-efficiency retrofits. Why is it taking so long to get off the ground?
Many conventional data center spaces are cooled with computer room air conditioner (CRAC) and computer room air handler (CRAH) units with constant-speed, belt-driven, forward curved fans. Replacement of these fans/motors with plug fan/motor assemblies is becoming a common retrofit in SVP territory.
Whether you realize it or not, today’s convenience store owners and operators have a new range of tools in their belt these days when it comes to increasing their bottom line. One of the most immediate and impactful options is energy efficiency.
The new Global Cleantech 100 list of private companies breaking barriers with their clean technology ideas and executions across the worldwide economy finds that energy efficiency companies not only continue to dominate the list, but are growing in influence.
Senior leadership is the most critical driver of sustainability within a business, according to research by the Economist Intelligence Unit on behalf of Coca-Cola Enterprises. Some 44 percent of firms say engagement with business leaders will be the most important factor in successfully implementing a sustainability strategy over the next three years, the study found.