Briefly … – 2006-04-01

By Staff April 1, 2006
  • The 17th Annual Energy Efficiency Forum will be held June 14 at the National Press Club, Washington, D.C. Co-sponsored by the U.S Energy Assn. and Johnson Controls, this year’s theme, “Energy Efficiency: The Path Towards Independence,” reflects growing awareness of energy’s impact on the global economy and security in today’s world. For more information, go to www.eeforum.net .

  • Lutron Electronics has launched a new website, www.lutron.com/occsensors , supporting its full line of commercial occupancy sensors and providing information on the technology and benefits of occupancy-based light control.

  • The Natural Resources Defense Council has launched a new website, www.nrdc.org/buildinggreen , to offer building professionals cost-effective green strategies.

  • The Highmark Data Center, designed by RTKL, Baltimore, and featured in the April 2005 issue of CSE, has received LEED Silver certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.