February 2017

The Boiler Efficiency Institute Presents Three, Two-Day Workshops in South Carolina For Industrial, Commercial and Institutional Facilities

For a full brochure of information and a registration form, click here...

Educating South Carolina’s Energy Sector: Jim Herritage

 
Jim Herritage has been an integral part of South Carolina’s energy sector. He created the Accredited Commercial Energy Manager (ACEM) course and taught his last class in January.
 
Jim is originally from Jacksonville, NC, near North Carolina’s coast. He...

New Better Buildings Financing Navigator: Find financing solutions for energy efficiency projects

 
Upfront costs are a major barrier to implementing energy efficiency projects. Despite demonstrated energy cost savings of at least 20-30% and the low risk nature of investments in energy efficiency, many efficiency projects do not receive the funding required for implementation....

Infrared Thermography

 
As a building maintenance professional, energy manager, engineer, or diligent homeowner, it may have occurred to you that your role would be much easier if you could physically see energy. Your facility’s envelope might look like Swiss cheese with heat passing through during the...

ENERGY STAR Best Value Finder Tool now LIVE!

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is excited to make the ENERGY STAR Best Value Finder available for consumers. This tool is a resource for smart savings offering consumers to find the type of refrigerators, televisions and light...

Combined Heat and Power Assistance Available

Combined heat and power (CHP) is an efficient and clean approach to generating on-site electric power and useful thermal energy from a single fuel source. Instead of purchasing electricity from the distribution grid and burning fuel in an on-site furnace or boiler to produce thermal energy, CHP...

Rural Energy for America Program (REAP) Deadline Approaching

REAP provides guaranteed loan financing (up to 75% of project costs) and grant funding (up to 25% of project costs)  to agricultural producers and rural small businesses for renewable energy systems or energy efficiency improvements.  Funds may be used for renewable energy projects such as solar...

2017 Tri Association Conference

 
The 2017 Tri Association Conference will be held March 4-7, 2017 at the Ocean Dunes/Sand Dunes Resort, Myrtle Beach, SC. The SC Tri Association of Facility Managers is sponsored by
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