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Navigating Local Law 97 of New York City’s Climate Mobilization Act

A major challenge for building managers in New York City is on the horizon: hard limits on their facilities’ greenhouse gas (GHG) output. New York City’s Climate Mobilization Act (CMA), specifically Local Law 97 (LL97), requires that thousands of non-residential buildings with more than 25,000 gross square feet show that they do not exceed those limits. It covers all commercial and institutional facilities, including industrial properties not involved in producing utility power or steam. Even Foghorn Leghorn, never at a loss for words, had to stop and take a breath after hearing about this new legislation.

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NYSERDA Launches Energy Smart Focus Program for Healthcare
PressApril 8, 2009

NYSERDA Launches Energy Smart Focus Program for Healthcare

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) announced a new initiative to assist the healthcare industry reduce energy costs and improve the environment. Luthin Associates and the City University of New York (CUNY) were selected by NYSERDA to provide guidance for the healthcare sector.

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ArticlesApril 1, 2009

Managing Energy Costs in an Extreme Power Market

The importance of managing expenses and overhead cannot be understated. Laundries use tremendous amounts of electricity in their daily activities. However, there are ways to curb and even decrease the amount of money spent on electricity costs. Catherine Luthin explains how to curb electric costs in this first article of a two-part series.

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EventsMarch 13, 2009

Practice Greenhealth: Financial Valuation of Energy Projects

A presentation intended to develop a better understanding about how financial savings estimates related to energy conservation projects are developed. Other learning objectives include understand the impact of energy rate structures on various projects, identify the financial risks that can be anticipated when investing in energy service projects, and determine whether the simple payback analysis is appropriate.

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BOMA NY
EventsMarch 10, 2009

BOMA Energy Action Day: Benchmarking

Nat DiDonato delivers a presentation on "Benchmarking", an introduction on the various approaches for developing benchmarks.

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BOMA NY
EventsMarch 10, 2009

BOMA Energy Action Day: First Steps Towards Efficiency

Catherine Luthin moderates a panel of speakers at Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) Energy Action Day to discuss "The First Steps Towards Energy Efficiency". The panel reviewed how benchmarking and retro-commissioning can be utilized as a foundation for energy projects.

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EventsFebruary 26, 2009

Benchmarking Your Energy Usage: The First Step Toward Energy Sustainability

A presentation by Nat DiDonato on "Benchmarking Your Energy Usage: The First Step Toward Energy Sustainability" sponsored by T&M Associates, a major NJ based engineering firm.

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PressSeptember 8, 2008

Shopping for Deals to Trim Utility Bills

The following NJBIZ article, "Shopping for Deals To Trim Utility Bills", suggests ways that businesses can tighten their utility costs by looking for ways to be more energy efficient.

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PressAugust 18, 2008

Great Forest and Luthin Associates Launch Joint Venture in Energy and Environmental Consulting

Industry Leader help businesses address the 'Next Generation' of energy management challenges.

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PressNovember 6, 2007

eDynaQuote and Luthin Associates Team Up to Save Over $2.5 Million on Electricity and Fossil Fuels

A major university in New York saved over $2.5 million on its energy costs last quarter through a competitive purchasing process powered by eDynaQuote and managed by Luthin Associates.

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Luthin Associates Awarded NYSERDA FlexTech Contract
PressAugust 16, 2007

Luthin Associates Awarded NYSERDA FlexTech Contract

Luthin Associates was selected through a competitive bidding process to supply a range of energy procurement and analysis services to businesses or organizations within New York State.

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