High Performance Buildings Blog

Data Centers, Warehouses, and Others Impacted by Newest Version of LEED

Trane High Performance Buildings December 20, 2013 06:00 AM

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) launched the newest version of the LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Green Building Program, LEED v4, at the Greenbuild International Conference on November 20, 2013 in Philadelphia.

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Get Your Ducts in a Row to Unlock Hidden Energy Savings Potential

Trane High Performance Buildings November 25, 2013 06:00 AM

Is there money hidden in your building’s heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system? One often overlooked cost savings opportunity may be lurking in your ducts if your building uses a traditional...

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Green Building Congress Sets Construction Goal for India Buildings - What will it Take to get There?

Neil Maldeis November 21, 2013 06:00 AM

There is a huge opportunity to expand the number of green buildings in India, which currently make up less than five percent of the market, according to recent discussions at the 2013 Green Building Congress...

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Energy Efficiency’s Economic Impact May Surprise You

Neil Maldeis November 7, 2013 06:00 AM

The role of energy efficiency in our daily lives is a complicated one, according to an article from Greentech Media.

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A Tale of Two Buildings

Neil Madeis October 31, 2013 05:00 AM

A recent Washington Post story noted how green construction has become a common trend for new office buildings, with one-third of all new office space completed in 2011 being designated “green.” But beyond the...

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