Baltimore Technology Park provided an interesting venue for the February meeting. BTP is a highly redundant data center facility in downtown Baltimore that enables large and small enterprises a scalable network presence in a secured facility. Members took advantage of facility tours offered of the 30,000 SF facility, which is located near M&T Bank Stadium.
Thank you to gold sponsor Barton Malow, for sponsoring the meeting and providing an overview of their services
Guest speaker Kevin Young, Sr. Account Manager from ICF International educated FMs on updates for BGE’s Smart Energy Saver Program; additional rebate dollars have been put aside for this program. The discussion centered on how businesses should take advantage of the three year program, which is in effect 2012 through 2014.
In this economic downturn, CEOs and FMs are looking for ways to reduce operating costs and apply those savings to the corporate bottom-line, and this program may be a help Facility Managers and CEO’s find financial incentives/engineered solutions for projects: