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Study Finds Global Opportunities for Improvements in Elevator Efficiency

Elevators and escalators make up 2 to 5 percent of the energy used in most buildings, but can reach as high as 50 percent during peak operational times. 497 more words

Energy Efficiency

Let there be lights

Thanks to Energy Star, Unites States is making its slow migration from the incandescent light bulb to LED lighting with an intermediate stop at CFL. 935 more words


People who live in green houses pay their bills. So finds a study of mortgage meltdowns: People who buy energy-efficient homes are 32% less likely… 165 more words

Product Review ~ #Samsung 32" Series 3 350 LCD TV

How long do you stick with a television?

Several years ago, I purchased a Samsung television, specifically a 32” Series 3 350 LCD TV and Energy Star compliant. 495 more words


Project Skyline: BOMA Utah Launches Kilowatt Crackdown

SLCgreen applauds Project Skyline partner BOMA Utah on bringing building efficiency awareness to their members statewide.

BOMA Utah, which represents over 50 million square feet of commercial buildings in the state, wants to do its part to support ambitious carbon reduction goals from both the State of Utah and Salt Lake City. 436 more words

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New on the street: Tamarack's gallery towns at Chaperal in Orléans

In introducing Tamarack’s new gallery townhomes in the Chaperal development in Orléans, the first order of business is to define what the builder means by “gallery townhome.” 797 more words


The Cowlitz, stop maintaining and start living

The Cowlitz plan is built for entertaining and low maintenance living.  3 well proportioned bedrooms, 2 full and 1 half bath, drop zone and double car garage.   173 more words