Now that the holidays are upon us, it's important to take time to enhance your safety culture and safeguard your assets.
There are a variety of ways you can reduce costs in your business when it comes to energy.
Whether you’re working with an interior committee, or paying an outside firm to develop your Emergency Preparedness plan, you’ll need a budget, and that comes after research.
Whether you’re a trade professional, business owner or homeowner, you can gain basic and advanced skills in green building practices.
Catastrophes don’t have to be disasters. Make sure your business has an adequate Emergency Response Plan and practice it.
SDG&E’s EcoChoice program gives you the option to purchase up to 100% clean, renewable energy.
Join a committee and enthusiastically participate.
Did you know that nearly 50 percent of United States electric vehicle (EV) sales are in California? Roughly 25,000 of those vehicles are right here in San Diego.
For Building Owners and Managers, it is important to understand the benefits of ongoing energy monitoring, as well as the ever-increasing legal requirements for public energy benchmarking disclosure.
Insight and guidance are essential to any Emerging Leader in the CRE industry, and within BOMA San Diego, we have dozens of Property Managers (and their knowledge) right at our fingertips.
BOMA has been incredibly helpful for my professional career in a multitude of ways. I am lucky enough to have been encouraged by a few key individuals to pursue a leadership role within the organization.
Did you know that in 2016 all businesses in San Diego transitioned to a Whenergy® rate plan? It includes electricity pricing based on the time of day (when) electricity is used.
If you have not noticed the dry heat and afternoon winds indicate that fire season has officially arrived. The drought-busting wet winter we experienced brought beautiful green hillsides and record wildflower blooms in the spring.
Insight and guidance are essential to any Emerging Leader in the CRE industry, and within BOMA San Diego, we have dozens of Property Managers, and their knowledge, right at our fingertips.
Specialized energy efficiency and sustainability courses sharpen your skills, and are a great way for businesses to competitively get ahead. SDG&E’s Energy Innovation Center offers over 250 free energy-related courses per year, making it easy to find classes that fit your needs.
Being part of a group who has a definite influence on the current and future direction of local CRE programming. The professional development and experience that comes with committee involvement. The ample opportunities for engagement with the CRE community outside of San Diego.
Proper and complete testing of the HVAC systems can increase the life expectancy by 25% or more. That said, you should do everything in your power to be properly prepared.
Join SDG&E at the annual Energy Showcase Expo on May 17, 2017!
Water is essential for survival, but water is also a major cause of damage and destruction.
SDG&E recently unveiled a new vanadium redox flow (VRF) battery storage pilot project in coordination with Sumitomo Electric (SEI), which stemmed from a partnership between Japanâ€™s New Energy and Industrial Development Organization (NEDO) and the California Governorâ€™s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz).
Heating Up For Winter: Energy-Saving Tips For Businesses
Preparation is key to getting your business back on track after a disaster. Whether the disruption is due to natural causes, such as a wildfire or earthquake, or other hazards, an emergency response plan can help your business recover faster and limit losses.
The news is filled with predictions about the El Nino rains and possible flooding in San Diego this winter. So the question is, what have you done as a property manager to prepare your building for possible unprecedented rains? Click here to learn how you can prepare for El Nino.
Communities want to save money in their operating budget by cutting back on water consumption. In the past, there have been various rebate programs to cash in on but funds have run out! Read the full article here.
An old joke speaks about a contractor who offered an owner a good price, schedule, and quality, as long as the owner only chose two of the three. Putting the joke aside, this article explores the most important construction contract terms.
Learn about emergency planning exercises that will positively impact your organization's preparedness. Click here for more information and to register for the FREE webinar: "Disaster strikes. Are you ready?"
In order to address this growing problem, the state of California passed AB 1826 which will make food waste recycling mandatory. What does this mean for property managers? Click here to learn more.
Installing solar on your home or building has become the latest trend and "boom" in Southern California. With the 30% tax rebate and the ability to zero out your increasing energy bill, why wouldn't you consider solar right now? Read the full article to find out what you might be overlooking about the installation process.
Learn more about seasonal energy rates here.
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Learn more about SDG&E's Direct Install Program here.
Why Did My Tree Fail? Read more in the fourth issue of The Leaflet!