Articles tagged with: Net Zero
International Living Future Institute, Living Building Challenge, Net Zero, Net Zero Energy Building Certification, Zero Energy
The International Living Future Institute, responding to market demand, has launched the Net Zero Energy Building Certification…, the first program that provides third party certification of net zero energy performance. Building upon the success of the Institute’s Living Building Challenge (“LBC”) the new initiative is designed to address
2030 challenge, AIA COTE, aia portland, design awards, Hennebery Eddy Architects, Interface Engineering, Net Zero, PCC Newberg
A 2011 Portland AIA Design Awards jurist commented upon the Portland Community College Newberg Center…, winner of this year’s Sustainable Design Award, saying “the building is a diagram of itself”. What might that mean? Well, unlike the hidden building systems in many facilities, you can get a good sense
The President signed an Executive Order directing federal agencies to achieve zero net energy by 2030 and employ high-performance and sustainable design principles for all new construction and alterations. At least 15 percent of existing buildings need to meet these guiding principles by FY 2015. Read more HERE….
BetterBricks, carbon emissions, daylighting, HOK, integrated design, Integrated Design Lab, nbbj, Net Zero
Check out this article by HOK titled “The Path to Net Zero C o2urt – Where Form Follows Performance”. An integrated design team led by HOK and energy and daylighting consultant The Weidt Group… undertook a 10-month virtual design charrette to create a prototype market-rate, zero-emissions design for a