The Next Chapter in Green Buildings – the WELL Standard

The Next Chapter in Green Buildings – the WELL Standard

By Moe Fakih, Vice President LEED AP(Rater, O+M) CCP, GPR, BPI, WELL AP   Both buildings and people affect the bottom line. Wellness programs maximize both. Business owners are becoming increasingly aware of employee desires for high quality work spaces. In order to...
A VCA White Paper

A VCA White Paper

10 Critical Changes Project Teams Should Know About LEED® v4 The USGBC has developed and published its newest version of the LEED rating system with significant changes that are setting higher standards for building design and construction. This white paper focused on...
VCA Knowledge Exchange – ZNE

VCA Knowledge Exchange – ZNE

Understanding Net Zero Time Dependent Value: Gas vs. Electricity Second in a Series We invite questions and we will share information regarding building codes like CALGreen, Title 24, Technology and Design, and other ZNE-related subjects. In this article, we...
VCA Knowledge Exchange – ZNE

VCA Knowledge Exchange – ZNE

Understanding Zero Net Energy and Latest Updates to Mandates First in a Series – in this article, we address: – What is ZNE? – definitions defined – TDV – time dependent valuations – City and County enforcement – Outside...
A VCA Green Resource

A VCA Green Resource

Building Commissioning – Frequently Asked Questions About Cx and RCx VCA Green prepared an informative document on questions we are most often asked commissioning, including ROI expectations, new construction and existing buildings. Download the FAQ here:...
A VCA Green White Paper

A VCA Green White Paper

2013 Energy Code: Real Effects on Multi-family Housing VCA Green presents our findings on the impacts of the current California Energy Code to multi-family home projects and highlights strategies that will help developers comply with those requirements. Download the...