The Energy Crises of the 70s
The springboard for the environmental movement and energy awareness.
Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007
Legislating lighting and the incandescent phase-out.
Lighting Community Reaches Out to Interior Designers
IALD and IES public policy personnel provide updates on lighting legislation.
Osram Sylvania’s Consumer LED Report Reveals Educational Pain Points
A new survey of 1,000 adults in the U.S. found that more than half of consumers...
Congress Extends Tax Deductions on Energy-Efficient Commercial Buildings
The legislation authorizes deductions for buildings and renovations completed in...
California Title 24, Part 6 Update
California’s Title 24, Part 6’s new standards mandate flexibility in controls and...
It's the End of the Bulb as We Know It (and EISA Feels Fine)
Consumers haven’t gotten the full story about the phase-out of inefficient...
Email, Digital Documents, and Signatures
While most businesses enjoy the ease of digital communication and negotiation,...
AIA to Congress: Don't Gut Energy Conservation Requirements
In a letter to Congress, more than 350 associations and companies voiced opposition to special interest efforts to gut energy conservation requirements for federal buildings.
Turning Down the Lights
New York City has been a leader in sustainability policy under Mayor Michael...