Where We’ll Be in September

Wednesday, September 23 at 10:45 AM Pacific, Alexi Miller, Cathy Higgins & Ralph DiNola will be presenting “Zeroing in on Buildings: Updates on three leading decarbonization initiatives” at the Redwood Energy’s 9th Zero Carbon Retreat.

2030 Climate Challenge

Earlier this year, the #2030ClimateChallenge launched to find bold solutions to immediately reduce greenhouse gas emissions and prioritize a low-carbon future that promotes economic prosperity and personal well-being. NBI is proud to partner with the Institute for Market Transformation, Architecture...

NBI’s Latest Newsletter

In this newsletter you can find a treasure trove of information, including: work being done to defend the IECC vote, resources related to the Coronavirus and the climate, GridOptimal metrics offer guidance on building-grid interaction, zero energy and carbon webinars,...

NBI Study Keys in on Optimizing Automated Shading

Published in Architectural Products on page 46: Identifying automated shading as a key component in achieving net-zero retrofits for existing buildings, the California Energy Commission has commissioned New Buildings Insitute (NBI) to retrofit two Southern California offices with automated shading...

Electrification Nation: Buildings and Energy

Published by OurEnergyPolicy.org: Residential and commercial buildings are responsible for almost 40% of total carbon emissions in the United States. Policymakers with a focus on climate action are taking notice; they are advancing both policies that reduce emissions from the...