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Wendy's Better Buildings Challenge

Better Buildings Challenge: Creating A Recipe For Energy Efficiency

A single person or business can only do so much. When groups come together to achieve a common goal, that’s when the magic happens; and it’s the driving force behind the Better Buildings Challenge. Through the Better Buildings Challenge, The … Continue Reading

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Government Mandatory Energy Benchmarking

Mandatory Energy Benchmarking Ordinances: What You Need to Know

From the White House in our nation’s capital to a school district in the suburbs of Ohio, there is an opportunity to reduce energy usage and lower the greenhouse gas emissions of buildings. Driven by an understanding of the environmental consequences … Continue Reading

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Smart Columbus Earth Day volunteers

Smart Columbus Brings Something New To Community

When you picture Earth Day, you might visualize people planting trees, riding bikes, and picking up trash. This year, Smart Columbus brought an added boost of excitement to the Earth Day celebration. On top of partaking in the typical activities, volunteers … Continue Reading

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Automated Benchmarking with ENERGY STAR

AEP Ohio selects JadeTrack to deliver an automated platform for ENERGY STAR® benchmarking

AEP Ohio and JadeTrack will provide Commercial & Industrial (C&I) customers with meaningful data and insights about facility performance COLUMBUS, OH — October 3, 2017 — JadeTrack, an energy and sustainability management platform announced today that they’ve teamed up with … Continue Reading

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Myth busters: Is efficiency possible in old buildings?

Originally published on SmartEnergyDecisions.com on August 3, 2017 If your organization is working toward achieving energy efficiency and sustainability goals, it’s important to understand that you can make relatively simple and inexpensive changes to get there. While many business leaders … Continue Reading

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Sustainability initiatives require more than a great idea

An effective sustainability initiative requires more than a great idea, or simply using fewer materials or a desire to become environmentally friendly. You also have to consider who you are working with, who your end customers are, and the stakeholders … Continue Reading

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Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction Partners with JadeTrack to Identify Innovative Solutions for Long-term Sustainability

Partnership has already identified over $21,000 in savings for ODRC Columbus, Ohio (July 11, 2017) – The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction (ODRC) and JadeTrack, a cloud-based sustainability management platform, today announced a partnership to identify savings and improve … Continue Reading

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Dow Jones Sustainability Index and Newsweek Green Rankings

You’ve probably heard of Newsweek Green Rankings, or NWGR, and the Dow Jones Sustainability Index, or DJSI. They are two wildly popular systems for providing information on the sustainability efforts of large companies, bringing sustainability into the public eye and … Continue Reading

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Eye on the Environment: Technology can help measure Hilliard’s sustainability

Originally published in This Week and written by Pete Marsh. You can read the original article here. “Environmental sustainability” no longer is a new concept and by now, the refrain has become familiar. To save energy in your home, use a … Continue Reading

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City of Columbus GreenSpot

Energy-savings startup doubles sales, looks to boost from Smart City initiative

Originally published in Columbus Business First by Carrie Ghose A sustainability startup that helps large facilities reduce energy bills through behavioral changes rather than expensive equipment upgrades doubled its sales in 2016 with hopes to do so again this year. JadeTrack … Continue Reading

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