Retro-commissioning Performance Assessments
    Resilient Hospitality and the New Energy Landscape
    Clean HVAC Coils: A Cost Efficient Solution to a Cleaner Indoor Environment

•    New Generation of Building HVAC Analytics: ROI in Months, Not Years
    Gravity Film Drain Water Heat Recovery Systems: Recover & Re-use Wasted Energy before it is Lost Down the Drain
    Bio-Based Phase Change Materials (BioPCMs)
    Thermal Storage Solutions with Existing Chillers: Bio-Based Phase Change Materials (BioPCMs)

    Variable Refrigerant Volume (VRV) HVAC Systems: Hotel Applications

    Natural Gas Energy Efficiency Program: The Hotel / Lodging Industry

    Wireless Lighting Control that Works

    Heat Pump Water Heaters in Hotels - Engineering & Economics 
    Energy Storage Solution - Introduction & Benefits 
    2017 Mass Save Incentives for Hotels; Success Stories  

   Refrigeration Basics for Hotels; Common Efficiency Measures
   Leveraging Mechanical CHP w/ Natural Gas Engine Driven Chillers

•    Saving Electric Motor Energy with Smart Drive Technology

•    Engineering Approaches to Reducing Energy and Water Use in Hotels
•    Variable Speed Water Pumps for Hotels

   Lighting Controls 
   Desk Lamps, T5s and Smart LED Retrofits for Corridor Fixtures 
   Hobart Energy Efficiency Program: Saving Water and Energy in the Dishroom  ​
•    HVAC Energy Savings with Cloud-Based Software  
•    Improving Hotel Aesthetics and the Bottom Line with Window Shades and Lighting Controls

    Refurbishing vs. Replacing Commercial Windows: Why, When and How
    Demand Control Kitchen Ventilation: What's New and Better?

    Siemens Demand Flow: A unique and proven energy and operational cost saving application for water-cooled, central chilled water systems
    Natural Gas Energy Efficiency Opportunities for the Hotel Industry
•    2016 Mass Save Incentives for Hotels; Success Stories
•    Operational Tips and Energy Solutions with Strong ROI

    Combined Heat and Power with Natural Gas Engine Driven Heat Pumps

    The Latest in Intelligent Guest Room Technologies

•    Domestic Hot Water Systems Advances & Concerns in the Hospitality Sector  
•    Free Cooling & Other HVAC Opportunities

    Understanding Chiller Plant Optimization
    Eversource Customer Engagement Platform

​•    Hotel Energy Efficiency: Insights from Energy Auditors
    Two Energy-Saving Products: Heat Timer Boiler Controls and Heat Pump Block Heaters
    Renewable Energy Procurement Options in Massachusetts
    Community Solar Net Metering Credit Program in Massachusetts

​•   LED Retrofit Kits for Fluorescent Tubes: Why Change the Entire Fixture When You Can Just Change the Lamp?

​•    Ventilation Solutions for Hospitality Applications
•    Hotels: The War on Pipe Insulation

•    2015 Mass Save Incentives for Hotels; Success Stories

•    Terrawatt Intelligent Demand Response Technology

•    Set It and Forget It?      
​•    The Langham Boston Hotel Window Film Project
•    Upgrading Hotel PTAC Units - When & Why
•    Save Energy with a Dishwasher Heat Exchanger

•    Purchasing Renewable Energy to Benefit Your Hotel
 How Big Data Analytics Helps Hotels Improve Maintenance and Comfort and Save Energy
•    Recent and Upcoming Innovations in LED Lighting
•    EcoThermal Filters: Heat Recovery Technology for Commercial Kitchens
•    MassSave Incentives 2014
•    Power to Profit: Introduction to Combined Heat and Power

•    Variable Drive Retrofit for Domestic Water Booster
•    Advanced Conservation Strategies for Hotels
•    Innovative Strategies for Financing Energy and Water Efficiency Projects 
•    Energy Savings Opportunities in Hospitality Swimming Pools: Pumps and Lights  
•    New LED Lighting Applications
•    A Brief Introduction to Window Film 
•    InfraRed Heating Solutions for Hotels
•    Bathroom Ventilation for Hotels: Using Energy Efficient Ventilation to Reduce Operating, Maintenance & Repair Costs
Taj Boston: Condensate Recovery Project; Testing a Food Waste Dehydration Machine     
•    Cooling Related Energy Conservation              
Staying a Step Ahead: How Hotels Can Discover the Latest Energy and Water Efficient Technologies
•    Advances in Lighting Controls and the Impact of ASHRAE Requirements
•    Metering & Energy Management Information Systems
•    2013 Mass Save Program Incentives
•    High Efficiency Filters for Hotels: Save Energy and Labor, Improve Air Quality 
•    Sheraton Boston's Path to 30/20/20
•    Hyatt Regency Boston's Strategy for Reducing Electricity Use by 45%
•    The Hidden Energy: Electric Motor Savings in Hotels
•    Improved Chilled Water Plant Performance with a New Energy Valve 
•    The Low-Voltage Transformer Opportunity: Reduce Losses by 70-80% 
•    Advances in Energy Efficient Lighting for Hotels
​•    High Impact Hotel Energy Projects
•    Natural Gas Energy Efficiency Opportunities for Hotels
 Water Issues and Innovative Water Efficiency Opportunities in Hotels and Restaurants
•    Benefits and Opportunities in Energy Efficiency
•    Opportunities for Energy Efficiency in Hotels
•    The Bottom Line of Green Is Black
•    Green Technologies in Elevator and Escalator Design
•    Using Procurement On-Bill Financing to Help Execute Your Energy Plan
•    Reducing Natural Gas Bills in Hotels  
Motors Used for Refrigeration and HVAC: How to Identify Retrofits with Great ROI’s
•    Warewashing and Energy Savings
​•    The MassSave Financial Incentives for Energy Efficiency Investments in 2012


•    Global Recycling Industry Developments: What they Mean for Hotels
    Rescuing Leftover Cuisine​

    The Paint Exchange: How to Recycle Latex Paint and Purchase Recycled Paint 

   Filta Environmental Kitchen Solutions: Fryer Management and Controlling Moisture in Refrigerators

•    Organics Recycling in Boston 

​•    Improving Reuse and Recycling in Hotel Operations: Reduce Waste & Save Money

​•    Mattress Recycling for Hotels
​•    InterContinental Boston's Community Initiatives, "Work Better Together"  
   Daily Table: How Food Donations Reduce Waste, Create Jobs and Bring Affordable Nutrition to the Community 

    Branded Amenities & Amenity Fixtures - A Savvy, Sustainable Solution

•    Food Waste Diversion One Year after the Ban Took Effect:  What Works Best? Where Are We Headed?

•    Hotels and Furniture Banks: Working Together to Help the Planet and the Homeless
•    Opportunities from Reusing and Recycling Hotel Furniture
•    Best Practices for Organizing Waste Management Programs

•    How Pulping Systems Can Help Hotel Restaurants Reduce Food Waste and Save Money
•    Pillow Renovation and Sustainability             
Taj Boston: Condensate Recovery Project; Testing a Food Waste Dehydration Machine 
•    Preventing Food Waste in Hospitality              
•    The Compelling Case for Waste Food Dehydration Technology 
​•    InterContinental Boston’s Green Initiatives: Let’s Engage
•    The Haulers Perspective: What makes the Intercontinental Hotel Recycling Program Work? Cardboard: To Bale or Not to Bale
•    Improving Sustainability By Recycling Used Cooking Oil
​•    How Hotels can Recycle Mattresses and other Hard Goods


•    Reducing your Hotel's Chemical Footprint: Healthy Products for People and the Planet​
    UV Coil Cleaning: An Innovation that Improves Indoor Air Quality, Saves HVAC Energy and Improves HVAC System Maintenance

•    The Economics of Biophilic Design: Why Designing with Nature in Mind Makes Economic Sense 

    Preventative Maintenance Tips to Improve Aesthetics, Indoor Air Quality & Profits

    The "Dirty-less Secret": Electrically Activated Water

    Healthy Indoor Air with Energy Savings 

    Tackling VOC's, Smoke, Mold Smell and other Odors with Hydroxyl Generators

    Cleaning and Disinfecting with ElectroChemically Activated Water

    Making The Leaders Greener:  Addressing Green Cleaning Products, Minimizing Cross Contamination and Ideas For Guest Engagement                   

    Sustainable Wastewater Solutions for Hotels

•    The Chaffing Fuel Industry: What is Truly Sustainable?

•    Welcome to Xeros: A Revolution in Laundry Cleaning
•    Sanitization and Disinfection in Hotels: Why, When and How
•    How Biophilic Design Enhances the Hotel Atmosphere
​•    Reducing Toxic Chemicals at Your Facility
•    Preventing and Safely Treating Mold in Hotels
•    Chemical Exposures as Barriers to Access in Hotels: Clearing the Air and the Way to Improved Access
•    Making Our World Safer for People with Multiple Chemical Sensitivity
•    Managing Universal Waste: Tips for Safety and Compliance
•    Green Laundry; Cleaning with Microfibers
•    Electrolyzed Water and Why it is Good for You
•    Environmentally Friendly, Sustainable Care, Repair, Installation, and  Restoration of Natural Stone and Terrazzo in Resorts & Hotels


•    Welcome to The Moss: Commercial Pools and Spas
•    The Environmental and Financial Benefits to a Sustainable Water Program

•    Water Issues and Innovative Water Efficiency Opportunities in Hotels and Restaurants


Restaurants: Communicate Sustainability to Your Guests, Harvest Ideas from Your Staff
​•    Bee-Keeping for Hotels
Have Your Fish, and Eat It, Too: Sustainable Seafood and the Role of the Hospitality Industry  
•    Sustainability Insights & Opportunities for Innovation
•    Taranta Restaurant: Going Green
•    Greening Hotel Restaurants 


•    Parking Guidance Systems  

   Parksmart: Sustainable Practices in Parking Structure Management, Programming, Design and Technology

•    Boston's Expanding Bicycle Program for Visitors and Residents

•    Offering a Plug: The Benefits of Attracting Electric Vehicles

•    Why and How Hotels Can Become Bike-Friendly for Staff and Guests
•    Boston Pedicab: Rolling into the Future
•    Walk/Ride Days: Greener Footprint, Great PR and a Healthier Staff    
•    Zagster -- The Newest Green Amenity
•    What You Need to Know about Eco-Friendly Livery


•    What do Hotel Guests Want from your Green Program?
•    TripAdvisor GreenLeaders        


    Saunders Hotel Group: Genuine Responsibility Program
    Seaport Green Initiatives 2017
•    The Ritz-Carlton Boston: Energy Actions 2017
•    Taj Boston's Recent Green Initiatives  
•    Proper LED Selection for Lighting Upgrades; Improving Guestroom Energy Management System Performance 
•    Courtyard Boston Downtown: Green Initiatives
 Seaport Hotel: Green Achievements, Green Resume
•    Green Initiatives at The Langham, Boston
​•    Eco-Initiatives by the Saunders Hotel Group
​•    Hyatt Regency Boston: Energy Projects Updates
•    InterContinental Boston's Recent Green Initiatives: Let's Engage
•    The Millennium Bostonian Green Program: Progress and Plans

•    The Langham Boston's Plans to Cut Electricity Use by 3.5 Million kWh's
•    Sheraton Boston: 30/20/20 Sustainability Update
•    Sustainability at HI-Boston
•    Saunders Hotel Group’s Green Program
•    The Fairmont Copley Plaza’s Green Program

​•    Taj Boston: Condensate Recovery Project; Testing a Food Waste Dehydration Machine       
•    InterContinental Boston’s Green Initiatives: Let’s Engage
•    Sheraton Boston's Path to 30/20/20
•    Hyatt Regency Boston's Strategy for Reducing Electricity Use by 45%
•    HI-Boston LEEDs the Way: The Development and Marketing of a Green Hostel    
•    Omni Parker House: Green Team Initiatives and Accomplishments


    Resilient Hotel Guides: How Hotels Can Prepare for Weather and Climate Emergencies
    Climate Ready Boston
    How Hotels can Prepare for Weather Emergencies
    Enhancing Resilience in Boston: A Guide for Large Buildings and Institutions
    Restoring Boston Harbor's Oyster Beds: How Hotels Can Participate and Benefit
    Disaster Resilience for Hotels


•    BostonGreenFest: How Hotels Can Benefit
•    Challenge for Sustainability
•    Practical Sustainability: Engaging Employees and Customers
•    Strengthening Your Hotel's Sustainability Program: Tools for Success

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