Tools & Guides

Access NBI's tools and guidance that help design teams and owners create and maintain high performance buildings.

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Zero Net Energy

Zero net energy (ZNE) building case studies show design teams and owners how to achieve ultra-efficient energy performance. Our ZNE Communications Toolkit helps advocates talk about the future of ZNE.

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Outcomes-Based Performance

Feedback is a critical part of achieving performance-based outcomes. Access our FirstView tool and Key Performance Indicator guidance to help meet efficiency goals.

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New Construction

New Construction tools and guides help design teams create building with superior energy efficiency and healthier environments.

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Deep Energy Retrofits

Access our Retrofit Savings Estimator tool to find out how much you can save through a deep energy retrofit.

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Plugs load demand is growing

Learn best practices for managing plug loads in buildings with the Plug Loads Best Practices Guide.

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