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Carbon as the New Metric for Measuring Building Performance

National Renewable Energy Laboratory’s (NREL) Science & Technology Facility, SmithGroup, Carbon Measurements
by in Green | Real Estate

The design of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory’s (NREL) Science & Technology Facility along with on-site generation of renewable energy and purchase of green power has yielded a carbon reduction of 95 percent or 6 lbs/sf/yr. The stakes are high! There is an increased sense of urgency to address the problem of global climate change.… Read More →