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Building Technology, Whole Building

Boulder Commons Raises the Bar for Sustainable Design

14 May , 2017  

Boulder Commons

Boulder Commons Sets New Standard for Net-Zero Leases Just two miles from downtown Boulder, Colorado, a new net-zero energy (NZE) development is under construction: Boulder Commons. The project consists of two commercial buildings totaling roughly 100,000 square feet of professional office space and boasting a restaurant, coffee shop and community gathering flex space — all […]

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Clean Grid Technology, Renewables

Institutions Collaborate for Largest Renewable Energy Contract on the East Coast

26 Oct , 2016  

solar-panels-energy Renewable Energy Contract

Ryan Pollin, ERS, for Zondits The Summit Farms solar facility is a landmark collaboration of three Boston-area institutions to collectively purchase 60 MW of power from a solar farm in North Carolina. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston Medical Center, and Post Office Square Redevelopment Corporation came together to buy the power from Dominion, which […]

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Building Technology, Whole Building

RMI Identifies Four Core Efficiency Measures

14 Apr , 2016  

efficiency measures

Pathways to Progress USGBC. Image credit: maxmann Today, according to Campbell, people rarely look beyond three years in terms of investment and the energy profile of their building. “Are people making decisions based upon the 50-year life cycle of the asset? Probably not.” He believes all resources need to be equally valued—the idea being that transitioning […]

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