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Announcing endorser partnership with EPA WasteWise ®

By joining WasteWise as Endorsers we can demonstrate our commitment to sustainability and play a pivotal role in conserving our natural resources and preventing pollution. As a WasteWise Endorser, we commit to: Encourage our clients and recruit organizations to become WasteWise Partners Provide measurement and tracking tools to focus on waste reduction, recycling and diversion […]

Alexa Stone Earns IF​MA’s Sustainable Facility Professional Designation​

Alexa Stone, ecoPreserve’s president, has added IFMA’s Sustainable Facility Professional (SFP) designation to her list of sustainable Facility Management credentials. The International Facility Management Association (IFMA) has developed a specific assessment-based certificate program called the Sustainable Facility Professional (SFP) credential in sustainability. The SFP credential enables professionals to use knowledge-based and data-driven methods to successfully implement […]
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Mayor and OCCC team celebrate LEED Gold!

Orange County Convention Center Achieves LEED Gold Certification The largest center in the world to receive this certification! The U.S. Green Building Council, represented by Kimberly Lewis, joined Mayor Teresa Jacobs to award Orange County Convention Center’s (OCCC) North/South Concourse with LEED® Gold Certification for Existing Buildings, Operations and Maintenance (LEED EBOM).  With a footprint […]
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OCCC earns record-setting gold award

Orange County Convention Center Achieves LEED Gold Certification The largest center in the world to receive this certification! The U.S. Green Building Council, represented by Kimberly Lewis, joined Mayor Teresa Jacobs to award Orange County Convention Center’s (OCCC) North/South Concourse with LEED® Gold Certification for Existing Buildings, Operations and Maintenance (LEED EBOM).  With a footprint […]
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Greater Orlando Aviation Authority Recognized for Sustainability

First was a Recycling Recognition Award, presented by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection. This reflects a 52 percent recycling rate achieved by the GOAA Purchasing Department. In 2014, more than 1,800 tons of waste were diverted. Then the Center for Urban Transportation Research named Orlando International (MCO) to its Best Workplaces for Commuters list. This […]

A return visit to the AEE World Energy Engineering Congress

We were honored to speak once again the Association of Energy Engineers 35th World Energy Engineering Congress, held at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA. ecoPreserve joined an impressive list of industry experts, representing its pivotal role as ENERGY STAR Service and Product Provider. The session focused on the role that ENERGY STAR […]

Hospitality Advocacy and the “Green Destination”

Alexa Stone (Founder) was the guest speaker, with Mayor Crotty, to the I-Drive Chamber of Commerce on May 15th where she described Orange County Convention Center’s critical role as an educational leader in sustainability.  “Because of it’s size and location, Orange County Convention Center has a responsibility to take on this role..” says Alexa, “…it’s […]
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Orlando Health’s “Live Green” initiative spotlight in the Orlando Business Journal

An Orlando Business Journal article by Angele Maraj commends the effort of the Orlando Health sustainability initiative “Live Green”. The article featured the success of Bob Resetar in forming “Green Teams” and in several green initiatives. Bob was formerly Energy Manager and is now Facility manager at South Seminole hospital. The mission of Orlando Health’s sustainability […]
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BOMA Orlando Member of the Year

BOMA Orlando President Diane Sitzer chose Alexa Stone to receive the President’s Award recognizing the association’s 2009 outstanding member of the year. Stone was chosen for her commitment to the community and sustainability in Central Florida. She has chaired BOMA’s Green Committee, facilitated green building courses, taught preparation classes for the U.S. Green Building Council’s […]