Explore the New Embodied Carbon Code
This overlay introduces code solutions incorporating prescriptive embodied carbon International Building Code (IBC) amendments for nearly 40 products, encompassing widely used and high carbon-emitting building materials.
Culture Over Carbon Report is Now Available
This multi-year report shares the first in depth review of energy use patterns in cultural institutions across the United States and creates a roadmap for energy reductions based on best practices from this sector.
Helping Schools be BETR
Join NBI and Resource Refocus to learn about the Building Electrification Technology Roadmap (BETR) for K-12 schools, a new technical guide for school district stakeholders and decision makers.
Next Gen Program
Join the next student cohort or become a mentor and help shape the next generation of diverse building industry leaders. We’re accepting applications on a rolling basis.
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Featured News and Events
News / August 23, 2023 / Getting to Zero
The donation provides professional development and career opportunities in the sustainable building sector through New Buildings Institute’s Next Gen Program Portland, Ore. – Thanks to a generous donation from the Trane Technologies Charitable Foundation, 40 underrepresented students will now have ...
News / August 18, 2023 / Codes And Policy
Published by The Architect's Newspaper: The California Building Standards Commission (CBSC) and the Division of the State Architect (DSA) updated California’s building codes last week, putting into effect measures that set a new precedent in the United States. On August ...
News / September 22, 2023 / Codes And Policy
New Building's CEO, Ralph DiNola will be attending and participating at this year's Climate Week in New York City from September 17th to September 24th. Learn more. Project Manager, Joe Wachunas, and Associate Director of Marketing and Communications, Jess Bergman, ...
News / August 1, 2023 / New Buildings Institute
NBI is seeking an a Senior Project Analyst, Codes & Policy Project Manager, a Director of Leadership & Market Development, a Market Engagement Manager, a Leadership and Market Development Project Manager (Getting to Zero), and a Marketing and Communications Manager to join our ...