Posts Tagged ‘Net-Zero-Buildings’
Football Stadiums: The Power Plants of TomorrowFebruary 2nd, 2011
With the Super Bowl shining a spotlight on the NFL, fans of another stripe are cheering sustainable developments at Philadelphia’s eight-year-old Lincoln Financial Field, which recently announced plans to go to net zero and generate power needs through onsite sustainable or renewable
Institute Brings Industry Perspective to DOE InitiativesAugust 31st, 2010
NIBS has encouraged DOE to use a holistic approach to achieve sustainability in federal buildings; look at lifecycle costs instead of first costs as a basis for sustainable decision making; and include operations and maintenance staff and building occupants in the long-term strategies for sustainability.