Freeman Applegate Presents at GNAR!

Freeman Applegate Partners presented Friday on Energy Efficiency & Sustainable Building Practices at the Nashville Association of Realtors, part of GNAR’s Seven Secrets Series. What a great event! We enjoyed meeting those who attended. Please let us know if...

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Southeast Green:  Freeman Applegate Partners Opens for Business Freeman Applegate Partners, founded by Bob Freeman and Emily Applegate, is an energy efficiency and sustainability consulting and construction firm, headquartered in Nashville, TN. The company offers a...

A penny saved is worth a lot more than a dollar earned.

There is often a misconception about the value of a penny saved versus earned. Cutting expenses by $100,000 is actually worth $547,000 to the company, using a 15% discount rate (15% return has been a fairly common number over time). This also means that the value of...

Companies with ESG Strategies outperform those without.

Check out this awesome TED talk on why companies with strong Environmental, Social and Governance strategies are setting themselves up for better risk management and long term financial strength. In comparing the 500 largest global companies to a subset of those with...

The time is now for EV Charging Stations!

The time is now for EV chargers! “Plug-in electric vehicle (EV) pioneers Nissan and Chevy are in their third model years. Ford, Fiat, Honda, Mitsubishi and Tesla have all introduced EVs and BMW is launching two luxury EV models in 2014. This popularity of Long...

What to do with your old jeans?

Not sure what to do with your old jeans? Levi’s has found a solution! They are recycling old denim and using as insulation in commercial buildings. This father’s day find some of your father’s unused jeans and donate to Levi’s to help this good...