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by Better Buildings Beat Team on Jun 03, 2015
Tabetha McCartney, director of development, finance and sustainability for Jewish Community Housing for the Elderly chose five questions to answer during the Summit. Here are her thoughts on energy efficiency: What does sustainability mean to you? Sustainable development is concerned with meeting...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Jun 02, 2015
Heidi Burkart, operations coordinator and energy manager for Camas School District in Washington state and K-12 goal achiever answered our 5 questions; here are her answers: What's one piece of advice you’d like to give to a new partner? Set high goals and expectations for your staff and your...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on May 29, 2015
Here's how Walt Brockway, global manager of energy efficiency for Alcoa tackled our 5 questions! What do you think the energy landscape will look like in 2020? 2020 is not far away, from a supply side we will see more reliance on natural gas, less on coal, and we will begin to see a smarter grid...