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In today’s marketplace, Siemens is in a unique position, ready to help make the nation’s buildings and infrastructure more efficient and as a result, more environmentally responsible.
After decades of providing energy solutions to our customers, one thing we know for sure—energy efficiency and clean energy technology remain the cornerstones of the Green building movement. Through partnering with Industry leaders and media partners such as McGraw Hill Construction, Buildings Magazine and Building Operating Management magazine, we have been able to survey and solicit feedback from industry leading organizations and experts on a variety of mission critical topics.
From researching the economics of energy upgrades to how some of the nation’s largest companies are implementing sustainability programs and initiatives, this industry research will provide a window into current and future green building and sustainability trends.
The Economics of Energy Upgrades
For most facility executives, it’s no longer a question of whether to improve energy efficiency; it’s a matter of how best to achieve that goal. Nevertheless, most facility executives still face obstacles to energy upgrades. By far the most significant are matters connected with gaining top management support for upgrades, especially when it comes to funding. This white paper addresses crucial economic issues facility executives should consider when planning upgrades.