Category: Energy Conservation

Energy Conservation
The Green Movement 1 By Anne Childers

Americans today are moving toward a more well-developed awareness of their environment, and what it takes to protect and preserve earth’s natural resources. City dwellers and suburbanites alike typically recycle paper, plastic, and gla…

Energy Conservation
Don’t Trash This 1 By Lisa Iannucci

In the past, talking about garbage in New York City was left to disgruntled residents or comedians who were looking for something funny about the Big Apple to joke about. 
In days gone by, when you opened something up, y…

Energy Conservation
Power-Up with Co-Generation 4 By Wesley Strickland

The process of producing energy for metropolitan area co-ops and condos has dramatically evolved in recent years, advancing to the point in which Lewis Kwit, the president of Energy Investment Systems, based in Manhattan, makes a relat…

Energy Conservation
A Green New World 1 By Liz Lent

These days, as the summers get hotter, the storms get bigger and climate change is finding its way into more headlines than ever before, more attention is being paid to the environment and how the average citizen can do his or her part…

Energy Conservation
Top 10 Energy Tips By Keith Loria

There’s probably not a condo, HOA or co-op board that doesn’t worry about money at some point or another, which is why staying on top of the latest money-saving opportunities is vital for any building or community to be s…

Energy Conservation
Submetering for Savings By Lisa Iannucci

It’s a beautiful Friday night and you’re out to dinner with four of your best buddies. The restaurant's ambiance is exquisite and the food is divine. You’re on a budget, so you stick to ordering a delicious appetizer…

Energy Conservation
The Recycling Cycle By Danielle Braff

New York City is trashy. Literally. Every day, the people living in the Big Apple produce hundreds of tons of trash—12,000 tons, according to GrowNYC, a nonprofit organization that strives to improve New York via environmental …

Energy Conservation
Energy Efficiency Improvements By William Sosinsky

Let’s face it. Every multifamily or commercial building owner would like to substantially lower their utility costs. Prices for energy and water are projected to go nowhere but up in the future. When you start to factor in the …

Energy Conservation
New York City Takes the LEED By Greg Olear

There are two ways—and only two ways—to balance a budget: increase revenue or decrease spending. Whether you’re the treasurer of a co-op board or the President of the United States, those are the only two levers at y…

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