|A.W. Goodman & Associates, Inc.
Marty Hanka, P.E.
232 Silver St.
New Albany, IN 47150
|A.W. Goodman & Associates, Inc. has 18 years of experience in the sanitary and industrial wastewater field. Projects include constructed wetlands, CSO basins, stormwater, and various industrial treatment processes.
|Board on Energy and Environmental Systems (BEES)
||"BEES is a unit of the Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences (DEPS) of the National Research Council (NRC). The Board conducts a program of studies and other activities to provide independent advice to the executive and legislative branches of government and the private sector on issues in energy and environmental technology, and related public policy" (BEES).
|Conscious Flooring, LLC
||Beautiful sustainable flooring delivered to your project - FSC Certified woods, Bamboo, Cork, Natural Linoleum, recycled fiber underlayments and much more. 25+years of experience.
for Optimize Energy Performance, a comprehensive energy
analysis program used to predict hourly performance of
a building's energy use and utility costs.
Sonoma County Waste Mgmt. Agency
about waste reduction and recycling. Staffed Monday-Friday
12-3pm PT. Messages or questions can be left at any time.
guide on cement replacements, including fly ash, and other
leading-edge research and consulting.
and Water Solutions Pty Ltd.
||Energy and Water Solutions Pty Ltd. (EWS) was established in 1996. Our objective is to help prevent damage to our environment by assisting business and homeowners to develop practical ways of saving energy, water and reducing waste. By reducing water and energy consumption, businesses can cut costs and increase profits, while reducing greenhouse gases and preserving resources. Energy and water solutions is affiliated with The Natural Paint Place, a company that offers non-toxic alternatives for home decorating. Visit their entry in our Product Marketing and Sales Section.
Resource Center (ERC)
||An award winning
model of energy-efficient, environmentally friendly technologies.
It has an array of practical seminars, demonstrations
and consulting services that can help businesses find
the most cost and energy-efficient solution to energy
|Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)
||"GRI is a multi-stakeholder process and independent institution whose mission is to develop and disseminate globally applicable Sustainability Reporting Guidelines. These Guidelines are for voluntary use by organisations for reporting on the economic, environmental, and social dimensions of their activities, products, and services. GRI is an official collaborating centre of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)" (GRI).
||GreenHomeBuilding.com provides an exceptional array of information for people interested in sustainable architecture and natural building.
||Professionals providing design and construction services that promote a more sustainable built environment.
Air Quality eGroup
group on indoor air quality issues that is quite active
and fairly technical. A very useful resource for professionals.
List archives are available only to those who subscribe
to the list.
Building Design Review Program
plan review for projects that exceed Calif. Title-24 energy
requirements by 15% for residential and 25% for commercial.
Other incentives include: 50% off Energy Fee, information
on financing energy-efficient improvements, eligibility
for Innovative Building Awards from Santa Barbara Contractors;
AIA; and utility companies, free consultation and design
assistance, and rebates for energy-efficient equipment.
Institute for Sustainable Development
links and information
|Kollar Design Associates
|Kollar Design Associates is an “EcoCreative™” communications company. It provides strategic, engaging and relevant communications programs that get results and also reflect a client's commitment to the environment.
Gas and Electric Company (PG&E)Pacific Energy Center
learning about sustainable design techniques, classes
are free to public. Articles available online in html
and PDF formats on topics relating to energy use in buildings,
such as lighting, HVAC equipment, motors, pumps, etc.
Several highly useful daylighting reports available as
to Energy Efficiency
||Guide to retrofitting
commercial properties, particularly tenant-occupied office
buildings, to improve energy efficiency and reduce operating
costs. 3 approaches: do-it-yourself, hire an energy service
consultant, and contract with an energy company. Site
provides details and links to outside resources for following
through on each approach.
Energy and Environment Resource Center. An energy "laboratory"
featuring sustainable technologies and design including
passive solar design, solar-electric shingles, geothermal
HVAC, high-performance windows, efficient lighting and
daylighting. The brochure describes all aspects of the
building's energy-saving design and lists all the supporters.
Their "adopt a solar shingle" campaign also
||Sustainable By Design provides a suite of shareware design tools on sustainable energy topics: SunAngle, SunPositions, SunPath, Window Overhang Design, Window Heat Gain, CFL Economics.
Building Design Guide
of design guidelines in one easily updatable reference.
Currently inconsistent in depth of content and quality,
but contains some good material, especially on energy
and Daylighting and Lighting Control.Managed by the Sustainable
Buildings Industry Council (SBIC) and the National Institute
of Building Science (NIBS).