In the '90s, the University of Illinois-Chicago (UIC) began a plan to generate some of its own electricity. Now, the school is pairing that goal with energy recovery and subsequent distribution to build a long-term strategy for its two plants and 25,000 students. By John Cuttica, Ron Fiskum, and Richard Sweetser
A difficult project is one thing, but entering a project in medias res can prove even trickier. See how one consulting firm helped steer a major federal facility overhaul toward greater efficiency and a new degree of controls interoperability, all on a tight schedule. By Joanna Turpin
Boiler Maintenance & Lifecycle Costs; Proper upkeep can seem like a high bar, but it's nothing compared to a drain on the budget, an avoidable full replacement, or an on-site incident, read more in January issue.