Solving for the 11% embodied carbon footprint in the built environment
Watch the recording of our July 22 webinar on embodied carbon and read our related blog by Webly Bowles, Project Manager.
Getting to Zero Forum Early Bird Registration is Open Until July 30th
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Codes for Climate is here!
Our new initiative with RMI is delivering on climate-aligned codes and standards for states and cities.
News from NBI
In our latest newsletter—NBI shares info about Codes for Climate, Advanced Water Heating Initiative, Leading in LA, the 2021 Getting to Zero Forum and more.
How to Reduce Building Emissions and Center Equity
A new framework is available for cities looking to develop Building Performance Standards. The policy tool can help cities reach climate goals while integrating equity and economic inclusion.
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Featured News and Events
News / May 26, 2021 / Building Innovation
Published by Renewable Energy Magazine: The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced its support of a new nationwide campaign to drastically cut carbon emissions and energy use from heating water with advanced heat pump technology. The Advanced Water Heating Initiative ...
News / June 11, 2021 / Building Innovation
Forbes puts the spotlight on NBI-led study: High-quality automated shading slashes lighting energy use, while at the same time enhancing occupant comfort. Modern LED lighting with advanced controls also greatly cuts lighting energy use, and offers superior results. These are ...
News / July 1, 2021 / Codes And Policy
Published by Huffington Post: Buildings are huge generators of planet-warming gases, with fossil fuels responsible for everything from heating and cooling to cooking and charging our devices. Experts say a massive overhaul of building efficiency is imperative within the next ...
News / July 1, 2021 / About
NBI is seeking a Building Innovation Project Manager and a Market Engagement Manager to join our team and become an integral part of our organization. Project Manager, Building Innovation: This position will support technical and project management for building electrification and decarbonization projects ...
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