Where We’ll be in November

On Friday, November 18, Cathy Higgins, Research Director will be at the Arc-US 2016 in Coronado, California presenting The Zero Net Affect. Learn more Wednesday, November 9, NBI staff participated in the Real Estate Leadership Summit: What is Chicago’s path...

Smartglass International’s Retrofit Project With SPD-SmartGlass Will Protect Priceless Paintings at the University of Edinburgh and Increases Energy Efficiency in Buildings

Research Frontiers licensee Smartglass International addresses the long term savings that commercial organizations can realize when they install SPD-SmartGlass in their buildings. From 2016-2023, it is estimated that $960 billion will be invested to make existing buildings more environmentally friendly....

Energy Department Awards Nearly $1.3 Million to Encourage Data-Driven Local Energy Planning; Releases Research Results

In support of cities’ efforts to reduce energy waste and greenhouse gas emissions and increase the use of energy efficiency technologies, the Energy Department today selected three projects to help cities integrate energy analysis and data into their strategic decision...

Largest U.S. Net Zero Energy Retrofit a Living Lab

The nation’s largest net zero plus commercial building retrofit, the Net Zero Plus Electric Training Institute (NZP-ETI), has been completed in Los Angeles. The 144,000-square-foot demonstration center and living laboratory on advanced and emerging clean energy technologies showcases the future...