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The Latest Eco-Insights

Impark’s subject matter experts (SMEs) share up-to-the-minute ideas and innovations through Parking Insights, our industry-leading blog. Read what our sustainability SMEs have to say about green parking management by clicking any of the blog posts below.

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How Google Maps’ New Feature Impacts Property Managers

By Michael Giles and Jeff Powell   |   2 min. read Google Maps announced a groundbreaking in-app feature last month, triggering a surge of appreciation from electric vehicle (EV) owners across the globe. Now, by simply typing keywords like “EV charger” or “EV charging” into the Google Maps search bar, drivers can instantly pinpoint...
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Michael Giles presenting at the Building Lasting Change 2018 conference in Toronto.

Building Lasting Change in the Parking Industry

Yesterday, I had the pleasure of speaking at the Building Lasting Change 2018 conference in Toronto, hosted by the Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC). Together with Paul Wessel of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and Maryluz Velasco of CaGBC, I paneled High-Performance, Sustainable Parking Comes of Age: Parksmart Certification Across the Globe. Key Takeaways...
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5 Ways Your Parking Facility Can Save the World (and Money)

If you could reduce your parking facility’s carbon footprint, increase its operational efficiency, and save money, would you do it? If your answer is yes — and how could it not be — consider retrofitting your parking facility. Here are five low-risk, high-return green garage retrofits that can help save the planet and your profit...
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