Zeroing in on Zero Net Energy Building Programs

Zeroing in on Zero Net Energy Building Programs

Zero Energy. Zero Carbon. Zero Waste. Commitments to “Zero” are proliferating globally. These certifications are urging developers and building operators to achieve ultimate levels of efficiency. Maintaining healthy budgets and driving profitability keeps buildings...
LA EBEWE 2021 Requirements

LA EBEWE 2021 Requirements

On average, 30% of the energy used in commercial buildings is wasted. Benchmarking a commercial building is a great first step towards reducing energy usage and costs. ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager will calculate your buildings energy use intensity (EUI) by dividing...
Top 4 Benefits of Enhanced Commissioning

Top 4 Benefits of Enhanced Commissioning

Last week’s post touched on LEED Enhanced Commissioning, a warranty-focused retesting of the mechanical, electrical, and plumbing equipment previously commissioned during construction. While this is a credit that can be taken to achieve LEED certification,...