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  • A recent article about alternative energy suggests that getting clean electricity to market poses the same challenge faced by traditional power plants: gaining approval for new transmission lines. Go to “New Power Technologies Face Same Old Transmission Problems,” in the Electrical community at .

  • Members of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) have passed a vote to boost LEED performance requirements. All LEED-certified projects are now required to earn at least two Optimize Energy Performance points. Read the full story in “USGBC Raises LEED Performance Requirements,” in the Green Building community at .

  • “How to Address Integration and Interoperability for Campus Mass-Notification Systems,” a webcast that aired on June 21, is available at .

  • On Sept. 20 at 1 p.m. CT, CSE will host a webcast on “Specifying the Right Links: Emergency Power for Data Centers.” To register, go to the homepage .

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