Articles tagged with: retrofits
co2 reduction, energy performance, national trust for historic preservation, Preservation, retrofits, sustainable building
In late January, Preservation Green Lab released a new study, The Greenest Building: Quantifying the Value of Building Reuse…. This research finds that reusing existing buildings typically offers environmental savings over demolition and new construction—even if that new construction is energy-efficient.
The report looked at six very different building types
amory lovins, BetterBricks, commercial buildings, empire state building, energy efficiency, eQUEST, integrative design, performance energy, renewables, retrofitdepot, retrofits, retrofitting, rocky mountain institute
If you are not familiar with the Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI)… you should be. With a mission “to drive the efficient and restorative use of resources”, the non-profit develops strategies “to map and drive the transition from coal and oil to efficiency and renewables.” For up-to-date resources supporting high performance