16 Jun '11, 12pm

JCI's Global Study Finds Rising Energy Costs Drive Green Growth

JCI's Global Study Finds Rising Energy Costs Drive Green Growth

Pressed by concerns about rising energy costs, building execs worldwide say that a greater need for savings is driving stronger efforts to make facilities energy efficient. That's a key finding of the latest and largest global study by Johnson Controls Inc. , its Institute for Building Efficiency and its partners in the fifth annual Energy Efficiency Indicator survey -- the International Facility Management Association and the Urban Land Institute . The survey results are being released later today at the North American Energy Efficiency Forum , which Johnson Controls and the U.S. Energy Association are conducting in Washington, D.C. "There is clearly a trend around the focus on energy efficiency and the need to make it a greater and greater priority in decision-making in operating facilities," said Dave Myers, president of Building Efficiency and a corporate vice presiden...

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