February 2014: Net-Zero

 

Improving the efficiency of our nation’s buildings certainly isn’t a new goal.

Chicago's historic Palmer House Hilton is the nation's longest continuously operating hotel.

Renovations play a critical role in the long-term, strategic planning of single and chain hotel prop

For millennia, charlatans have claimed to see the future.

This article returns to the topic of my December 2013 column, which dealt with some of the changes t

Electrical contractors (ECs) know that, first and foremost, the removal of abandoned cable is a Nati

The most important renewable-energy source in the United States is most frequently overlooked.

Linear LED lighting is finding its way into classroom settings and offices.

With an urgent demand for energy efficiency, lighting continues to stake its claim as a solution.

Greenlee fish tape

The purpose of a fish tape hasn’t changed over time.


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