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MBTA Projects 12.8 % Reduction in Energy Costs

May 6, 2016 - in Corporate, Energy, Transit

BOSTON, May 4, 2016—The MBTA projects a 12.8 percent reduction in energy costs for the 2017 Fiscal Year, and expects to see additional savings during the next three years, according to a presentation made recently to the MBTA's Fiscal and Management Control…

New Energy Efficiency Standards Issued for Rooftop Air Conditioners and Heat Pumps

December 18, 2015 - in Corporate, Energy, Planning

Washington, DC, Dec. 18, 2015—Energy efficiency standards issued today for rooftop air conditioners and heat pumps---which represent the largest energy…

Water Systems Cost Savings Act Introduced in U.S. House

September 18, 2015 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Supply

WASHINGTON, Sept. 18, 2015—The Water Systems Cost Savings Act (H.R 3533, "Savings Act"), a bill to reduce federal, state and local costs of providing…

KDOT to Contribute $8 million in Operations Savings to State Budget Reduction

August 4, 2015 - in Corporate, Transportation

The Kansas Department of Transportation’s $8 million contribution to the state budget reductions announced today will come from savings in the agency’s fiscal year 2015 operations budget. KDOT’s operations budget last year was $250 million, but spending…

MetroGIS Recommends that Seven Counties Make their Geospatial Data Free and Open

December 13, 2013 - in Maintenance

MetroGIS, a metro-area government-administered collaborative tasked with ensuring that geographical information systems (GIS) are used and shared effectively in the area, has formally made a recommendation to the Seven Metro County governments to make their…