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The ENERGY STAR Challenge: Architects

2 April 2013 | Posted By 5,691 views No Comment

Architects Submit Your Design Projects and Join the Race!

The Race is a friendly competition among organizations and architects across the country to see who submits the most projects that achieve Designed to Earn the ENERGY STAR. The project’s region will be determined by zip code for one of three U.S regions: Wild West, Big Easy Central, and East Coast. The region with the most projects by the deadline wins the Race. Here are just some of the benefits for Architects, Building Owners, Commercial Investors, and Public Officials:

  • Easy and affordable to apply for the certification (no cost from EPA)
  • Connects your project to the ENERGY STAR brand recognized by more than 80% of the American public
  • Recognizes organizations for achieving energy efficiency during the design phase
  • Documents design energy use for various disclosure initiatives and other rating systems
  • Compares design energy target to the operating building performance

For more information or to join The Race, head to the ENERGY STAR website.

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