Green Awareness & LEEDS
The Washington, D.C.-based U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) is a 501 c3 non-profit organization committed to a prosperous and sustainable future for our nation through cost-efficient and energy-saving green buildings.
This website, developed by the Lighting Systems Division of the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) in cooperation with the Commercial Building Tax Deduction Coalition, provides education about the lighting aspects of the Deduction and resources to help with its implementation. It was created as the first of a series of lighting education initiatives by the lighting industry addressing lighting quality and efficiency.
This website provides links to information about the energy efficiency programs administered by the investor-owned utilities in Texas to meet their goal for energy efficiency under Senate Bill 7 (1999 Legislative Session). The site's content is developed under the auspices of the Electric Utility Marketing Managers of Texas (EUMMOT).
Federal Energy Management Program Energy-Efficiency Funds and Demand Response Programs.
National Energy Standards Reference. ASHRAE fulfills its mission of advancing heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration to serve humanity and promote a sustainable world through research, standards writing, publishing and continuing education.
Industry Trade Journal Electrical News provides the electrical building contractor and plant/maintenance engineer with pertinent information needed to maintain and grow their business.
IESNA National Energy Standards Reference
The Illuminating Engineering Society of North America (IES) is the recognized technical authority on illumination. For over 100 years; its objective has been to communicate information on all aspects of good lighting practice to its members, to the lighting community, and to consumers, through a variety of programs, publications, and services.
Facility Managers Association International Facility Management Association
IFMA certifies facility managers, conducts research, provides educational programs, recognizes facility management certificate programs and produces World Workplace, the world’s largest facility management conference and exposition.
NALMCO National Lighting Contractor Assoc.
NALMCO® is an organization of lighting management companies and lighting professionals dedicated to delivering services, information and industry relationships for the benefit of its members and their customers.
The Association of Energy Engineers. The Association of Energy Engineers (AEE), founded in 1977, is a nonprofit professional society of over 15,000 members in 84 countries. The mission of AEE is "to promote the scientific and educational interests of those engaged in the energy industry and to foster action for Sustainable Development."
BOMA National Building Owners Assoc
The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International is an international federation of more than 100 local associations and affiliated organizations. Founded in 1907, its 16,500-plus members own or manage more than nine billion square feet of commercial properties. BOMA International’s mission is to enhance the human, intellectual and physical assets of the commercial real estate industry through advocacy, education, research, standards and information.