What It Takes to Go Net-Zero

Published in Architect: Architects share their experiences in net-zero building, from persuading uncertain clients to dealing with extreme weather. At this point, the technology exists for buildings to produce all the energy they need—and that needs to be the norm....

Report Eyes Michigan’s Sustainability Future

Published in Grand Rapids Business Journal: Allison Waske Sutter, sustainability manager for the city of Grand Rapids, laid out the city’s ambitious goals to run Grand Rapids on 100 percent renewable. Sutter spoke on the key initiatives the city will...

Number of Zero-Net Energy Buildings Surges

Published in Energy Manager Today: The number of zero-net energy (ZNE) commercial buildings in the United States doubled between 2014 and 2017, according to newbuildings.org. The growth is due primarily to industry leadership, technology market evolution, construction workforce development, policies,...