Publications

James L. Newman, CEM, CSDP, LEED AP BD+C, ASHRAE OPMP & BEAP

New Technology, Cloud-Based BAS Lead To Energy Efficiency 
Building Operating Management Magazine, December 2017    

5 Ways to Kill Your PACE Project
Lorman Professional Continuing Education, White paper, July 2017

Making Green and Sustainable Design Really Work!
Lorman Professional Continuing Education, White paper, May 2017

5 Ways to Kill Your PACE Project
CAM Magazine (Construction Association of Michigan), March 2017 

¿Qué espera para hacer una auditoría energética? (Why are you waiting to have an energy audit?)
ACR LATINOAMERICA, Vol. 20, #1, February 2017, The Spanish Language HVAC/R & Building Automation Magazine, p 48-50.
To read the original blog post in English, click here
 
Making Green and Sustainable Design Really Work: How engineers can work better with the architect so they can design and build a more energy efficient building and better serve the client
CAM Magazine (Construction Association of Michigan), November 2016 

Stop Wasting Money! How Building Owners and the Design and Construction Industry can Conserve Energy and Save Money with Low-Cost and No-Cost Fixes - and Improve IEQ at the Same Time
CAM Magazine (Construction Association of Michigan), September 2012 

Guide to Building the Case for Deep Energy Retrofits (Reviewer)
Rocky Mountain Institute, September 2012

Conserving Energy & Saving Money While Improving IEQ
American School & Hospital Facility Magazine, August 2012  

LEED EBOM Stress Test (Foreword)
LEEDuser, June 2012 

Four HVAC Gains - With No Budget Pains
Building Operating Management Magazine, January 2012

Embracing the Green Initiative (with David Swatosh)
Business Wisdom Delivered, Magazine of Rehmann, LLC, Fall/Winter, 2010/2011

Using the Internet to Find Green Opportunities
CAM Magazine (Construction Association of Michigan), December, 2009

Seeing Green? You’re Not Alone
Technology Century Magazine, Engineering Society of Detroit, July, 2008

Current Critical Issues in Environmental Law – Green Buildings and Sustainable Development (Book)
Lexis Nexis, June, 2008

“Green” Buildings and Sustainability
2007 Metro Detroit Year End Market Report, Friedman Real Estate Group, Inc., January, 2008

First Building in Michigan Certified under LEED-EB (Existing Building) – and It’s GOLD!
Visions Magazine, BOMA Detroit, May, 2007

How to Maximize Teamwork in a Sales Agency – Taking Away with One Hand While Giving Back with the Other
Agency Sales Magazine, Manufacturers’ Agents National Association, April, 2004

What to Ask a Potential Manufacturer before Taking on a New Line
Agency Sales Magazine, Manufacturers’ Agents National Association, 1995

Indoor Air Quality, Health, Energy Conservation and Legal Liability
Journal of Energy Engineering, 1991

HVAC Systems: Computerized Control
Building Operating Management, March, 1979

Computer Control for Heating, Ventilating, Air-Conditioning Comes of Age
The Detroit Engineer, Engineering Society of Detroit, July, 1978

Air-to-Air Energy Recovery Grows Up
The Detroit Engineer, Engineering Society of Detroit, 1975

Energy Savings Plans for Homes Don’t Work for Office Buildings
Building Systems Design, February/March, 1974

Individual Contacts Pay Dividends in Oak Park’s Clean-Up Campaign
Michigan Municipal Review, June, 1971

Doug Elbinger

Sustain I Ability: Opportuntity Knocks! The Effort to Improve Building Performance Begins in Michigan
Construction Association of Michigan, Dec, 2017

Case Study: Sustainability at The Whitney Restaurant
Construction Association of Michigan, November 2017

Case Study: Sustainability at Gardner-White
Construction Association of Michigan, August 2017

Sustain I Ability: InSoFast! What?
Construction Association of Michigan, July, 2017

Profiles in Home Performace: Better World Builders 
Construction Association of Michigan, March, 2017

Detroit Firm Constructs the First 'Passive House' in Michigan
Construction Association of Michigan, January, 2017

The SIPs Advantage: Why Use Structural Insulated Panels?
Construction Association of Michigan, September, 2016

The Hidden Genius of Geothermal HVAC Systems
Renewable Energy World, February, 2016

The Benefits of Building Automation Systems
Construction Association of Michigan, November 2015

Sustainability is Policy at Powers Distributing: A Case Study in Corporate Responsibiilty
Construction Associaion of Michigan, July 2015

Take a closer look: ICF’s offer ‘positive cash flow’ in Energy Savings
Renewable Energy World, February 2015

The Great Lakes Renewable Energy Association (GLREA) Recognizes Leadership and Best Energy Projects for 2014
Renewable Energy World, December 2014

Renewable Energy Contractors Benefit from PACE Financing
Renewable Energy World, October 2014

Commercial PACE Takes Flight in Michigan
Renewable Energy World, April 2014

Charles H. Newman, MBA

Getting From You and Me to We: A Guide to Building Lasting Relationships and Alliances (Book), 2012 

Beyond the Chicken Dance: An Enlightened Approach to Building Better Business Alliances (Book), 2010

Seth Penchansky, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP

It IS easy being GREEN: Sustainability for Library Buildings
Michigan Libraries 2006

Michael M. Roberts, LEED AP

The State of HVAC in Mexico
ASHRAE Journal 1997

Variable Air Volume HVAC Systems Save First Cost and Energy – the Case for Variable Air Volume
Store Equipment and Design 1995

Indoor Air Quality-an Opportunity, not a Threat
Edison Electric Institute 1995

Variable Air Volume: a 50’s Technology that Can Save Retailers Money Today
Store Equipment and Design 1995

The Variable Air Volume Approach to Plant Air Conditioning
Plant Engineering 1981

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