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Codes, Standards Developers Align Guidelines To Create Sustainable, High-Performance Buildings

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Consistency will benefit the environment, code compliance, facility management professionals, builders, and designers.

Architects Promote NIBS Performance-Based Guide

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The AIA will support the Guide by promoting it to its members as a resource to be used in the design phase of a building as well as by bringing the designer community perspective to the NPBDG review and update process.

AIA Approves Continuing Education Credit For Green Globes Course

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The course provides an overview of the features and use of the newly released version of Green Globes for New Construction (NC), which is based on an ANSI Standard (ANSI/GBI 01-2010: Green Building Assessment Protocol for Commercial Buildings).

Advanced Energy Design Guidance Offered For Large Hospitals

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The book was developed by a committee representing a diverse group of energy professionals drawn from ASHRAE, the American Institute of Architects (AIA), the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES), the Department of Energy (DOE), and the United States Green Building Council (USGBC).