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  • Serendipity | Saks Fifth Avenue Windows | Noteworthy | The Sallan Foundation in the Media
    Thing In the Media Home Earth Day Mayoral Sustainability Forum Noteworthy Saks Fifth Avenue Windows Serendipity Most fashion is fickle but CHANEL is full of breezy energy The Saks Fith Avenue windows refer to the Chanel Runway Show Prêt à Porter Woman Spring Summer 2013 in Paris at the Grand Palais des Champs Élysées about which our friends over at Grist and The Atlantic have already written Home About Sallan

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  • Urban Innovation, Creative DistributionSystems And... | The Financial Times | Blog Comments | The Sallan Foundation in the Media
    In the Media Home Let s Get It Started Blog Comments The Financial Times Urban Innovation Creative DistributionSystems And Over at FT com the Gates Foundation s Melanie Walker says the ability of urban areas to pool resources breeds innovation enhancing everyone s quality of life Nancy Anderson concurs underscores the importance of the built environment and points the readership of FT to a relevant Sallan sponsored Event Series Home

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  • News & Views: Methane Measurement Maze Archives
    program to upgrade energy efficiency in affordable homes and save occupants 300 a year Posted by karen at 01 26 PM Permalink Marine Life Feeling The Heat Marine life reacts faster to a heating climate than land based plants and animals Posted by karen at 01 14 PM Permalink Palo Alto All Renewable Palo Alto California now requires 100 of its energy to come from renewable sources Posted by karen at 12 54 PM Permalink Subway Riders Save Money Reuse of NYC Metrocards soars with 1 fee for buying new ones Posted by karen at 12 49 PM Permalink China Better Air For People And Planet Making China s air safe to breathe goes in hand in hand with cutting GHGs Posted by karen at 12 43 PM Permalink Teamsters Hall Built By PACE The energy efficient Teamsters Union Hall is the first PACE financed project in Los Angeles county Posted by karen at 12 34 PM Permalink Reinvent Or Go Extinct Europe s electric utility industry confronts the need to fundamentally change or else Posted by karen at 12 27 PM Permalink Eco Consumer Surveys 2 0 What can be done to upgrade consumer surveys on energy efficiency and renewable power Posted by karen at 12 02 PM Permalink For Your Consideration Five ideas for a more sustainable in every sense NYC Posted by karen at 09 09 AM Permalink August 02 2013 London Stocking Up On Renewables Stock market IPO s for renewable energy firms are on the upswing in London Posted by karen at 12 25 PM Permalink Former EPA Chiefs Cheer Carbon Tax Four previous EPA leaders confirm that climate change is real and needs to be tackled head on with a carbon tax Posted by karen at 12 17 PM Permalink Global Climate Report Coming Soon Meet climate scientists engaged in the latest report of the International Panel on Climate Change due out this fall Posted by karen at 11 17 AM Permalink German Green Glow Dims Great hopes for German leadership on how to end our fossil fuel addiction are fading Posted by karen at 11 06 AM Permalink Killer Ladybugs 140 000 ladybugs turned loose in Central Park to combat pests without using toxic chemical Posted by karen at 10 48 AM Permalink Just The Facts Ma am Washington DC gets its first real time energy use monitoring system for public buildings Posted by karen at 06 34 AM Permalink Hot Rocks Could fracking create enhanced geothermal systems to amp up the world s zero carbon energy supply Posted by karen at 06 25 AM Permalink August 01 2013 Words Fail Me Scientists picture of Earth temperatures today and the blistering speed of change by 2100 Posted by karen at 02 21 PM Permalink Helsinki Density Does It Residents in a new densely developed Helsinki neighborhood choose to to trade more space for urban amenities Posted by karen at 02 00 PM Permalink New Zealand Adapt We Must New Zealand must take steps

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  • Birth of 21st Century Construction in Harlem | The Full Spectrum Team | Snapshot Column | the Sallan Foundation
    the next by building on the vernacular and vocabulary of its predecessor Though each project is a unique opportunity the process of discovery and deployment is cumulative By studying our own work both the failures and the successes and by collaborating with colleagues we believe we can be the catalyst for large scale systemic change in the way sustainable urban fabric is developed Though 1400 Fifth might be more widely known for its deployment of deep bore standing column wells and ground source heat pumps the building s high performance envelope and the process of creating that envelop are the most important and replicable advancement in the building Full Spectrum believes that high performance building envelope is the most important means for reducing energy and reducing a building s Carbon production The creation of a cost efficient high performance envelope enabled many of the other advancements that Full Spectrum deployed in 1400 and is deploying in its other development projects Full Spectrum s experience at 1400 Fifth has confirmed that the most cost efficient and resource efficient method to create a high performance building envelope is to utilize factory manufactured panelized construction Specific attention was given to assuring that thermal bridging is eliminated that air infiltration is eliminated that the vapor barrier is in the right place that the glazed area is no more than 40 of the envelope and that the insulation is designed to assure that the R Value is maximized while assuring that the dew point is not in the wall cavity The use of sophisticated computer modeling and simulation tools enabled us to use manufacturing techniques taken from other industries and apply them to housing Having done this successfully with building envelope at 1400 Full Spectrum has found that technology transfer from other manufacturing industries offers incredible opportunities to improve environmental energy and cost performance in buildings Having started with exterior walls our current projects in addition to exterior walls now include bathrooms kitchens and plumbing systems that are manufactured offsite using technologies transferred from the aircraft and ship building industries in which performance tolerance are much higher than those of the traditional building construction industry Though 1400 uses all Energy Star TM appliances and fixtures from an electro mechanical viewpoint the geo thermal HVAC system is the most environmentally conscious system The geothermal heat pump system eliminates the need for a boiler and central chiller plant while using no fossil fuels for heating and cooling This system is one of the primary reasons the building produces 65 tons less CO2 than comparable buildings which use fossil fuels New York City regularly fails the EPA s Clean Air Standards and the EPA has resisted recommendations from its own scientists to revise and strengthen its standards for ozone and particulate matter For Full Spectrum developing a building that reduces toxic emissions into a community and City that is burdened with pollution is an important means of strengthening and respecting local communities The geothermal heat pump system at

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  • Urban Green Council Blog | Urban Green Council | Featured | The Sallan Foundation in the Media
    Benchmarking towards the big leagues Leigh points to the NYC LL84 Benchmarking Report issued by the City last week which is a follow up to the one the City released last year making two years of comparative data available Likening Benchmarking to baseball there s a tacit acknowledgment that the public needs to know about the performance of the buildings where they choose to live and work in order to

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  • From Our Back Pages | Cities Of The World Adapt! | Our Back Pages | The Sallan Foundation in the Media
    Us Sallan At The Symposium In the Media Home Climate Week NY C Our Back Pages Cities Of The World Adapt From Our Back Pages Chicago sees the climate handwriting on the wall and is taking adaptive actions In New York government analyzes the risks and Sallan brings together scientists underwriters and transportation infrastructure planners to figure out climate resilience strategies that will work Home About Sallan News Views In

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  • Sallan Is Called Out By Forbes | Forbes | Blog Comments | The Sallan Foundation in the Media
    years convincing consumers to proactively invest in improvements that save energy is not easy Read the rest of Justin Gerdes article Nancy s Comment Nancy comments on Justin s article California Program Eliminating Upfront Cost Of Energy Upgrades Clears Key Hurdles How does this on bill repayment OBR program avoid the death by federal mortgage agency objections to PACE loans Do the rules stipulate that utility loaners are issuing subordinate

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  • Beyond Pilot Projects | City of New York DDC | Snapshot Column | the Sallan Foundation
    City is building green We ve made this presentation available for download 25 6M Pass it on February 2016 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 Stay updated via Twitter Google or join our list Recent Snapshot Articles Shravya Jain Nov

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