The Fight to Change U.S. Climate Codes
In cities and states around the country, conflicts over climate-friendly standards for buildings are heating up. Read the latest article from Inside Climate News, featuring NBI's Director of Codes, Kim Cheslak.
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Solving for the 11% embodied carbon footprint in the built environment
Watch the recording of our latest webinar, which focuses on primary sources of carbon embedded in manufacturing processes and approaches on low-carbon material selection.
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.
Empowering Communities to Accelerate Distributed Energy Resources
Navigating the building permits required for distributed energy resources can be a daunting process, but a new project led by NBI aims to alleviate some barriers to adoption. Read the latest blog by Project Manager, Diana Burk.
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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 / July 1, 2021 / About
NBI is seeking a Building Innovation Project Manager and a Finance 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 in ...
News / July 8, 2021 / About
Our latest newsletter includes information on the Codes for Climate™ release; the U.S. DOE's support of the Advanced Water Heating Initiative; the release of research from the Leading in LA project; details about early bird registration for the Getting to ...
News / July 27, 2021 / Building Innovation
Published by CNBC: Summer 2021 is shaping up to be one of the hottest in history, as the effects of climate change are becoming ever clearer. Naturally, that’s led to an increase in global demand for air conditioning, which itself ...