Today's News on Building Energy Performance
Are Building Codes the Key to Zero Net Energy Buildings?:
The interest in zero net energy (ZNE) is reflected in the growing number of ZNE-related targets, goals and certifications, such as the American Institute of Architects' 2030 Challenge, California's ZNE goals for residential and commercial new construction...
(Energy Manager Today)

Ameren estimates $260 million in customer savings with three-year efficiency plan: ST. LOUIS, Mo. - Ameren Missouri serves more than a million customers throughout the state, and as the company looks ahead to meet ever-expanding energy needs, increased efficiency is an important part of its...
(LakeExpo.com)

Report: Improved efficiency for public buildings could save millions of dollars: ANCHORAGE, AK - The owners of Alaska's public buildings could save millions of dollars in annual energy costs by making the facilities more efficient, according to a recent set of studies by the Cold Climate Housing Research Center...
(Fairbanks Daily News-Miner)


Energy Efficiency Financing
Brooklyn Public Library gets $5M for Environmental Education Center at Greenpoint Library:
The Greenpoint Community Environmental Fund has awarded Brooklyn Public...
(Brooklyn Daily Eagle)

Green Building
Whitefish City Hall to Go Green:
The Whitefish City Council voted Dec. 1 to construct its new city hall according to green...
(Flathead Beacon)

Sunnyvale shorts: Mission College lands LEED certification:
Mission College lands LEED certification Mission College's newly constructed Gary G. Gillmor and Family Academic...
(San Jose Mercury News)


Sustainability
Resolute Health awarded LEED Silver certification: It's not always easy being green - but Resolute Health is being...
(Herald-Zeitung)

Technology
Indianapolis airport solar farm expansion complete: The world's largest airport solar farm is now up and running at...
(The Indianapolis Star, Indystar)

Solar Energy Systems Power N.J. Hospital: CentraState Medical Center in Freehold, N.J. will receive a big energy...
(Headline & Global News)

International
Dubai, UAE, investing Dh50 billion to reduce energy consumption: Dubai, UAE, plans to spend Dh50 billion by 2030 to help slash energy consumption by 30 per cent through...
(The National)

Punjab girls school to be first to study energy efficiency:
In a major decision impacting inter-connected sectors of energy, education and women, Power Minister Piyush...
(Business Standard)

Byron Bay, Australia's Brookfarm Bakehouse Goes Solar:
Award winning food manufacturer Brookfarm has unveiled the largest rooftop solar panel installation in New South...
(Energy Matters)



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