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Glumac Joins AIA 2030 and CLF MEP 2040 Challenges
As of February 2022, Glumac is officially participating in the AIA 2030 and Carbon Leadership Forum (CLF) MEP 2040 challenges. Over the next 18 years, our engineers will be committed to low carbon building design and operation. Nicole Isle, Chief Sustainability Strategist for Glumac says our participation in these challenges is vital to slow global […]
Carbon Drawdown: An Imperative in the Built Environment
Human influence on warming the atmosphere, ocean, and land is an unequivocal fact. Each of the last four decades has been successively warmer than any decade that preceded it since 1850 as greenhouse gas (GHG) have continued to concentrate in the atmosphere. In 2019, atmospheric CO2 concentrations were higher than at any time in at […]
Rainwater Harvesting Rebates Now Available in Austin
Austin, TX, has implemented a series of rebates and guidelines to improve the rainwater harvesting capacities of residential and commercial buildings. As much as $100,000 is available per project, including $5,000 for rainwater harvesting equipment, and $5,000 to conduct a water efficiency audit. The immediate impacts on a building’s efficiency and performance are obvious, but […]