TITLE

GOING OF THE GRID

AUTHOR(S)
Fest, Glen
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Bank Technology News;Dec2008, Vol. 21 Issue 12, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the construction of the First National Bank of Omaha in Nebraska. Omaha took a step for disaster preparedness by building the institution with fuel cells so that when the city loses public power they have alternative to use. The entire back-office of the building has been operationally powered by in-house, hydrogen-based fuel cell technology.
ACCESSION #
36084264

 

Related Articles

  • Intelligent Power Management Shines A Light. Rallo, Aaron // Mission Critical;May/Jun2014, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p54 

    The article focuses on the conventional disaster preparation towards intelligent power management innovation. It reflects on the impact of Hurricane Sandy in 2012 which allow data centers to rely on emergency power supplies. It outlines some distinctive standards in conventional disaster...

  • Prep Before Response. Mawson, Tom // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Dec2003, Vol. 40 Issue 11, p45 

    Comments on the need to plan for emergency response preparations and operations for a number of corporate emergencies in the U.S. Components of an emergency response; Steps to be taken for an effective emergency response; Factors to be considered in the planning process. INSET: Components of...

  • Preparing for Fall Hurricanes.  // Financial Executive;Sep2009, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p12 

    The article presents advice on preparing for the 2009 hurricane season. Relocate essential equipment to areas not vulnerable to flooding. When boarding up windows use two layers of plywood, and either anchor or bring inside outdoor items that could become airborne. Make sure you have a backup...

  • Talkin' Nec708. Anthony, Micahel A. // Consulting-Specifying Engineer;May2007, Vol. 41 Issue 5, p41 

    The article discusses the revisions to the Article 708: Critical Operations Power Systems (COPS) that will be addressed in the National Electrical Code in 2008 in the U.S. Disasters prompted the need for new codes and standards which deal with issues on primary and emergency power systems for...

  • Building a Market for Plastic with Personal Photos. Jalili, H. Michael // American Banker;6/5/2006, Vol. 171 Issue 106, p5 

    The article discusses consumer credit card use. First National Bank of Omaha and software vendor Serverside Group Ltd. suggest that letting consumers put a photograph of their choice, such as a picture of a grandchild or newborn, on their credit card builds loyalty and boosts spending. First...

  • 11. Build Loyalty Through Merchant Rewards. McGeer, Bonnie // U.S. Banker;Jan2011, Vol. 121 Issue 1, p33 

    The article focuses on a reward program of the First National Bank of Omaha for its debit card. Rolland Johanssen, president of the bank's retail banking group, expects that the program will boost customer loyalty. It says that the mechanics of the reward program vary among Cardlytics Inc.,...

  • Philanthropy PLUS. Gawarecki, Mara // North Western Financial Review;Dec2016, Vol. 201 Issue 13, p10 

    The article discusses the launching of a Community Impact Week in September 2016 by the bankers' organization Minnesota Bankers Association (MBA) for highlighting the contribution of banks towards communities. Topics discussed include participating banks in the event and opinions of executives...

  • EMCs Send Crews to Help Restore Power.  // Transmission & Distribution World Exclusive Insight;8/29/2012, p2 

    The article reports that more than 100 workers have been sent by Georgia EMC to help restore power in the aftermath of Hurricane Isaac in parts of Mississippi and possibly Louisiana. Jim Wright, vice president of training, education and safety for Georgia EMC says that instructions from...

  • WTC lessons built into revised NYC building code.  // Fire Engineering;Jul2007, Vol. 160 Issue 7, p56 

    The article reports that New York City is revising its building code as it incorporates response strategies for terrorist attacks. Wider stairwells, emergency power generators, smokeproof escape routes and secondary water supplies are some of the additions. A technical advisory panel assisted...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics