2018 International Green Construction Code Released

Groundbreaking model for building codes helps municipalities save money, protect resources and increase the resilience, safety and standards of living for communities across the globe

WASHINGTON, D.C. – (Nov. 8, 2018) – The 2018 International Green Construction Code (2018-IgCC) was released today by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), International Code CouncilASHRAE and the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES). The IgCC is a model code that has wide applicability for incorporating resilient, high-performance green building strategies into building codes to improve the standards of living for people in communities across the globe.  Continue reading “2018 International Green Construction Code Released”

Cimetrics Senior Analysts presentation at the 2018 I2SL Annual Conference

Our Senior Analysts – Lisa Zagura and Julianne Rhoads presented: “BE A BTU HUNTER: How Big Data Analytics Can Achieve Energy and OM Savings While Improving Productivity, Comfort, and Sustainability at Laboratory Facilities”.
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A hospital saves over a million dollars in annual energy costs while improving comfort, sustainability, and social responsibility in the community.

Overview

This Hospital* is located in the mid-Atlantic region of the United States. Hospital set a goal to reduce energy consumption and GHG emissions while maintaining a high level of air quality and patient comfort. To this end, Hospital was interested in implementing energy conservation measures and technologies, which help
achieve these goals while considering their specific needs as a healthcare facility. Continue reading “A hospital saves over a million dollars in annual energy costs while improving comfort, sustainability, and social responsibility in the community.”