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CPUC’s action plan offers common-sense strategies for moving the market toward net zero energy performance. Raising minimum energy performance through codes, expanding energy codes to address all energy end uses, developing financial tools for supporting net zero energy construction, and supporting integrated design are all mentioned as strategies for new construction. For existing buildings, the action plan suggests tightening code thresholds, requiring energy and carbon emissions labeling, and supporting occupant feedback and training.
Post date: 6 paź 2010
Type: Aktualności

“The Renewable Electricity Standard means cleaner energy for California’s households and businesses. It will help clean our air and bring new solar and wind energy facilities to California with thousands of jobs in construction, operation and spin off industries,” said ARB Chairman Mary D. Nichols. “This standard is going to further diversify and secure our energy supply while also growing California’s leading green technology market, which will lead to cost savings for consumers.”  
Post date: 4 paź 2010
Type: Aktualności

The top five award winning programs are: 1.Colorado Governor's Energy Office: Colorado ENERGY STAR New Homes Program 2.New York State Energy Research and Development Authority: Combined Heat and Power (CHP) Demonstration Program 3.New York State Energy Research and Development Authority: Wastewater Efficiency Program: 4.Hawaii Department of Business, Economic Development, and Tourism: Lead by Example Program 5.Maryland Energy Administration: Maryland Statewide Farm Energy Audit Program
Post date: 27 wrz 2010
Type: Aktualności

Post date: 24 wrz 2010
Type: Publication

"These state initiatives will spur the economy and create jobs across the country by making targeted investments in the growing energy efficiency market and using smarter policies to engage the private sector," said Secretary Chu. "The projects will demonstrate the high rate of return on energy-saving improvements to homes and businesses, achieve significant long-term benefits for local communities, and act as a model for future public-private energy efficiency partnerships."
Post date: 17 wrz 2010
Type: Aktualności

"This is an innovative action plan to transform the state's commercial buildings into clean energy powered, energy-efficient structures by 2030," said CPUC Commissioner Dian M. Grueneich. "Zero net energy isn't just a big, bold goal - it's a reality today. By tapping into the innovation and entrepreneurialism that made California the largest builder of zero net energy buildings in the nation, this action plan will succeed."
Post date: 9 wrz 2010
Type: Aktualności

Post date: 9 wrz 2010
Type: Tool

The milestone recognition comes a week after DOE released its notice of the selection of 119 successful U.S. organizations that will receive nearly $120 million to support new pilot weatherization projects designed to demonstrate innovative delivery, groundbreaking financial models, and new conservation technologies. Overall, the Administration is investing about $90 billion through the Recovery Act in clean energy and energy-efficiency projects that cut costs, reduce energy use, and create jobs.
Post date: 6 wrz 2010
Type: Aktualności

Notice of Upcoming Funding Opportunity
Post date: 6 wrz 2010
Type: Aktualności

Building Envelope The building’s insulation exceeds Standard 90.1 requirements with R-30 walls and R-40 roof for refrigerated warehouse and R-20 walls and R-30 roof for the two other sections. The warehouse also has a reflective white roof. The office space has a garden roof to minimize solar heat gain through the roof. Lighting The entire warehouse has T5 HO lamps with motion detectors and natural light detector. Natural lightning is possible near walls where high insulated (R- 7.5) translucent windows are installed.
Post date: 22 sie 2010
Type: Sprawa