Content related to ‘ASHRAE’

New Performance-Based Design Guide Now Available

NPBDG

National Institute of Building Sciences makes free tool available to the public via the WBDG.




Updated Green Globes Building Certification Program Now Built On ANSI Standard

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Green Globes is used as an alternative to LEED.






What Is Energy Use Intensity? ASHRAE Seeks To Define, Educate

What Is Energy Use Intensity? ASHRAE Seeks To Define, Educate

While the importance of building energy performance metrics to reduce energy use is accepted worldwide, there is no single generally accepted definition of that metric. Consequently, ASHRAE is working to define one clear, logical metric to move the building industry toward producing net zero energy buildings by 2030.