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July 22nd, 2015 Best practices for water conservation

Since 2009, a number of states have reported water stress as a worsening trend in water supply. Water stress and scarcity greatly affect water pollution, utility bills and the greater ecosystems. Water conservation is a simple practice to save money while helping your community. 10 ways to practice simple water-savings: Check toilets, faucets, and pipes […]

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February 26th, 2015 IREM Sustainability Events

Join us for an upcoming IREM Sustainability Event!

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November 26th, 2014 How to share your property with GreenPSF using ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager

Link your GreenPSF and ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager Accounts   In order to share your property with GreenPSF on ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager (ESPM), these steps must occur in order: 1. Add GreenPSF as a contact 2. GreenPSF will accept the contact request 3. Share your property with GreenPSF 4. GreenPSF will accept your share […]

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October 22nd, 2014 Green Purchasing Workshop – 11/18/14

From office supplies to appliances, seeking out sustainably-produced products reduces your organization’s environmental impact, supports responsible manufacturing, and yes, even saves you money. Hosted by the LiveGreenLexington Green Business Challenge and led by industry sustainability leader Office Depot, this workshop is designed to illuminate the benefits of greener purchasing and send you back to work […]

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October 14th, 2014 Graybar Energy and Lighting Assessment Questionnaire

Improving energy efficiency in your space is a win-win; it reduces your utility expenses and shrinks your carbon footprint. But where do you start?  Challenge partner Graybar Electric can help you discover opportunities for improvement with a lighting and/or energy assessment.  Assessments are free of charge and don’t come with any hidden obligations or strings […]

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October 3rd, 2014 Make Your Data Work For You

Simple Ways to Upload Properties to IREM Sustainaiblity and Benchmark Utility Data! “Using the IREM Sustainability bulk data import template was simple.  All we needed to do was provide general information on our portfolio, like property name, address and square footage.  GreenPSF took care of uploading the data and setting-up user accounts for our team.” Shirley […]

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October 1st, 2014 Keep Up with the Challenge on Social Media

The Houston Green Business Challenge is on Facebook and Twitter - give us a like and a couple of follows! Through social media, you can: Earn points…yes, just by interacting with us! Stay on top of new activities and events as they’re announced Access new resources as they become available Get sustainability tips and share ideas Provide proof of completed […]

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September 29th, 2014 How to Sign Up Guide: WPB Green Business Challenge

How to Sign Up for the WPB Green Business Challenge

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September 26th, 2014 Hazardous Waste Disposal Services

These local and regional companies can help businesses dispose of hazardous waste in a safe, environmentally-friendly way. This list is not an endorsement of these companies. Clean Harbors Recycling Services of Hebron Environmental Enterprises Inc.  USA Lamp & Ballast Recycling Inc. Veolia ES Technical Solutions LLC Evergreen AES Heritage Environmental Services PECCO, Inc.

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September 19th, 2014 Sustainability Success Stories

Sustainability is alive and well in Lexington! Organizations of every size and shape are making efficiency a part of how they do business – and that benefits their customers, their bottom line, and their community. Whether you’re looking for inspiration and ideas, or just want to see what other sustainability-minded folks are up to in […]

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