Save the Date for Net Zero Buildings Week
Net Zero Buildings Week is happening again June 13-17, 2022 and is led by building industry organizations working to showcase and promote the benefits of net zero buildings for a clean energy future.
May 10-12, 2023
Save the Date for the 2023 Getting to Zero Forum
Join us in Minneapolis or Virtually to define a new energy and carbon future for the built environment.
Decarbonization Roadmap Guide for School Building Decision Makers
Our new guide lays out achievable goals and actionable steps to bring buildings and district portfolios up to modern standards and provide resilient community spaces.
New Tool Available Now!
Model Government Zero Emissions Building Policy
The new Model Government Zero Emissions Buildings Policy provides plug-and-play policy language for jurisdictions considering taking a “lead by example” approach to building decarbonization. Read the related blog here.
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Featured News and Events
News / May 10, 2022 / Codes And Policy
Published by Energy Monitor: It is cheaper to electrify buildings – or at least make them ready for future electrification – at the time of construction than retrofitting them for electric equipment afterwards, according to new research from US non-profit New Buildings Institute ...
News / April 25, 2022 / Getting to Zero
Published by National Geographic: The Brutalist Pirelli building was once voted the ugliest structure in Connecticut. Now the hulking 1970 mid-rise has earned a new superlative: the most energy-efficient hotel in the United States. It will take a year of ...
News / March 15, 2022 / Getting to Zero
MILWAUKEE [March 15, 2022]—PACE Equity and New Buildings Institute (NBI) announced today the first and only financing option for owners and developers to benefit from a differentiated cost of capital when they build a lower carbon building. This groundbreaking approach ...
News / March 4, 2022 / About
NBI is seeking a Director and a Fundraising and Proposal Manager to join our team and become an integral part of our organization. Director, Leadership and Market Development Program: The ideal candidate for this position will be self-motivated, self-directed and have strong ...