Sustainability... Making it Work and Making it Cost Effective Interview with Jeff BakerHost: Ted Garrison
Jeff Baker, Director, Office of Laboratory Operations, for Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), offered some great advice, “Once you pick your team and you have confidence in their ability and you sign the contract, you really need to get out of the way.” Listen to Baker explain why this approach is the right approach.
Wednesday, 21 December 2011 00:00
The Key to Affordable Sustainability Interview with Philip MaceyHost: Ted Garrison
Philip Macey of Haselden Construction makes the case for an integrated delivery approach to construction. Listen to him explain how they were so successful in building the most energy efficient building in North America, the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Golden, Colorado at very competitive price.
Wednesday, 02 March 2011 00:00
Why Focusing on Sustainability is Good for Contractors Interview with Dick BusHost: Ted Garrison
“There is nothing that is revolutionary, everything is evolutionary, so it all takes time, but we will evolve and produce more and more energy efficient products for all buildings in this country,” reports the president of ATAS International, Dick Bus. Listen to Bus offer a practical approach to sustainability for contractors.
Wednesday, 27 October 2010 16:23
10 Ways to Minimize the Legal Pitfalls of Sustainable Design and Construction Interview with Angela Richie Stephens Host: Ted Garrison
If you have a third party that is going to have to approve something and you have no control over them, you must be very careful about what you let them approve or you could be in trouble, advises attorney Angela Stephens. To learn how to protect yourself from the legal pitfalls in sustainable design listen to Stephens’ advice.
Monday, 01 June 2009 00:00
Opportunities in Renewable Energy Interview with Phillip G. RoseHost: Ted Garrison
The contractors that deal with outdoor power lines are going to see a huge boost in work over the next few years, reports Phillip G. Rose, President of Roman Electric. Listen has Rose explains what is happening in the area of renewable energy.