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Dan Probst of Jones Lang LaSalle discusses the global issue of financing energy retrofits in commercial buildings: the importance of retrofits in combating climate change, the economic value, barriers to widespread implementation such as the split incentive between owners and tenants and the challenges lenders and investors face in underwriting retrofit projects; and ways that governments and private sector entities are working together to overcome the barriers. Learn more at http://www.us.joneslanglasalle.com/sustainability
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Dan Probst of Jones Lang LaSalle explains why the World Economic Forum established a project to encourage financing for energy retrofits in commercial buildings. Buildings account for 40% of greenhouse gases and waste billions of dollars in energy worldwide. Owners, tenants, lenders and investors all benefit when retrofits improve efficiency, but barriers to financing hinder widespread implementation of retrofits. The WEF project looks at the opportunity, the barriers and potential solutions to the retrofit puzzle. Learn more at http://www.us.joneslanglasalle.com/sustainability
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Learn how Jones Lang LaSalle's project management team helped the owners of the Empire State Building save millions on energy costs—making the "world's most famous building" also one of the greenest. Learn more at http://www.us.joneslanglasalle.com/pds
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Buildings continue to impact the carbon emissions of cities. CDP Cities helps reduce the carbon footprint of the worlds' largest cities. See how global real estate leader Jones Lang LaSalle is partnering with CDP cities program to keep our cities sustainable.
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Jones Lang LaSalle's Bob Best and Rosie Leal, Amtrak's Chicago Union Station General Manager tour the station showcasing Jones Lang LaSalle's "Union Station Goes Green" program. We identified $1M in annual savings through installation of new, controlled lighting that is brighter and lasts five times longer. Lighting maintenance has decreased and so have their energy bills. The 85-year old icon, with over 85,000 commuters daily, is now a leader in sustainability and energy efficiency. Join the tour and learn more http://www.us.joneslanglasalle.com/sustainability
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Energy and sustainability initiatives provide major benefits to corporations. Our experts tell how your corporation can reduce operating expenses with an integrated energy retrofit, tap into federal and local incentives for cost-effective solar power solutions, or design a program customized to your company's specific goals and opportunities. Learn more at http://www.us.joneslanglasalle.com/sustainability
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Peter Belisle, President of Energy and Sustainability Services, and Lauralee Martin, Chief Financial Officer, touch on our approach to providing sustainability as a business, the impact and energy savings it has for our clients and the value it brings to their buildings and operations. View more at http://www.us.joneslanglasalle.com/sustainability.
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An Integrated Energy Retrofit addresses the infrastructure, the envelope, the interior and exterior loads and the way occupants act within the space. The cost savings pay for the upfront costs in a short amount of time. One building achieved a 12 percent energy reduction and a 3 year payback period. If you can save that type of money, why wouldn't you? Learn more at http://www.us.joneslanglasalle.com/sustainability
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The opportunity to install a solar power system has a tremendous boost when the U.S. government introduced incentives in the form of grants and tax benefits that equate to 60 percent subsidy. Turn the opportunity into reality; we will guide you to the best solar power solution. Learn more at http://www.us.joneslanglasalle.com/renewable
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Peter Belisle of Jones Lang LaSalle discusses the impact of rooftop age and condition in considering solar power installations. An owner facing roof replacement might defray the cost by leasing rooftop space to a third-party solar power company. Learn more at http://www.us.joneslanglasalle.com/renewable
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Jones Lang LaSalle drives an ROI-based approach for our clients. We've made a big investment in greening buildings and are a proven industry leader. View more at http://www.us.joneslanglasalle.com/sustainability.
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More businesses are turning to solar energy to meet their sustainability objectives. Dave Gralnik discusses solar energy's easy financing, local incentives and low risk. Act now before it effects your pocketbook. View more at http://www.us.joneslanglasalle.com/sustainability.
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Going green makes good business sense for retailers. In the hyper-competitive retail environment, not only can energy and sustainability programs build positive brand image, they can also dramatically reduce energy costs up to 40% and lower overall operating expenses. Kohl's and Macy's have recently launched green programs that are good examples of initiatives that while not complicated, have proven to generate significant cost savings. View more at http://www.us.joneslanglasalle.com/crs.
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Dan Probst, Chairman, Energy & Sustainability Services, discusses how investor focus on sustainability jumps at the ULI fall meeting, as the industry weighs in on how to integrate these solutions effectively. View more at http://www.us.joneslanglasalle.com/uli.
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Bob Best introduces Green Globes, an online sustainability guidance and assessment tool that can help owners and occupiers of real estate make their properties and practices greener. View more at http://www.us.joneslanglasalle.com/sustainability.
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With alternative energy prices down, efficiency up and incentives in place, solar power is more appealing to companies than ever. View more at http://www.us.joneslanglasalle.com/sustainability.
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Corporation as delivering cost savings by driving an ROI-based energy savings that reduce opex costs. Peter Belisle describes how companies with a strong energy sustainability charter are attracting tomorrow's knowledge workers. To stay ahead of the curve, companies today are looking at new measures that pencil better today for a return in the next five years. Companies are looking at solar and thin-film technologies that are becoming more viable. Venture capitalists are funding future solutions including geothermal and heat recovery systems to watch in the future. Learn more at http://www.us.am.joneslanglasalle.com/2011corenet