Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. High-Performance-Buildings articles below.
National Institute of Building Sciences Consultative Council report addresses ways to improve the performance of the nation’s existing building stock and outlines efforts undertaken to date and the challenges that still remain.
To be considered "high performance," buildings must optimize across multiple attributes, including not only energy efficiency and sustainability, but also productivity, security and functionality.
Top prize in the NIBS Sustainable Buildings Industry Council's 2015 Beyond Green™ High-Performance Building and Community Awards went to the United Nations Headquarters in New York, NY for its sustainable renovation project.
Consistency will benefit the environment, code compliance, facility management professionals, builders, and designers.
There are no prerequisites for the HP Principles course—industry professionals of all levels are invited to participate.