A new survey from Building Commissioning Association (BCA) and PECI shows that demand for commissioning services has increased.
ASHRAE Standard 202 sets the minimum acceptable commissioning process for buildings and systems.
Buildings less than 5,000 square feet soon may no longer be exempt from a greater level of commissioning. An addendum to Standard 189.1 pushing this measure is up for public review through Nov. 18.
Standard 202P, Commission Process for Buildings and Systems, identifies the minimum acceptable commissioning process. Public review period runs until Oct. 1.
DLR Group explains why commissioning is an essential part of evaluating environmental performance.
Certification recognizes those with optimal knowledge of the entire building-commissioning process.
Thermal imaging can shave significant time off of building investigations, but only if the results are interpreted correctly.
For the building owner seeking to improve building performance without the up-front costs of solar or a retrofitting overhaul, weatherization is an alternative for optimizing energy efficiency.
On Chicago’s southwest side, The Plant is a sustainable business incubator and collaborative research facility that’s close to achieving its net-zero energy goal.
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