June 2011: Green Building Special Report


The solar-power industry faces many challenges, and not all of them are of the...

With solar and wind energies maturing as recognized alternative-power sources, there are other alternatives...

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| June 2011
The use of Ambient/task lighting is a lighting design approach that combines a direct/indirect general lighting layer and a task lighting layer.

| June 2011
A new design for thin-film solar cells that requires significantly less silicon and may boost the efficiency is the result of an industry/academia collaboration between Oerli

| June 2011
“Going Green” is applied to construction, vehicles, recycling, or just about any activity or product.

| June 2011
Spring roared in like an angry lion, crashing through many states, including North Carolina. The state experienced its worst tornadoes in more than 20 years.

| June 2011
As I mentioned in last month’s column, energy conservation is one of the four pillars of the electrical contractor’s energy services business.