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by Better Buildings Beat Team on Mar 29, 2019
For K-12 schools in the US, energy bills represent the second highest operating expense behind salaries. By optimizing lighting systems (equipment and operations), schools can unlock lighting energy savings of up to 50%. That’s a lot of savings from one system! There are many opportunities to...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Jan 22, 2018
The Advanced Energy Design Guide for K-12 School Buildings: Achieving Zero Energy (AEDG) (www.ashrae.org/freeaedg) was recently released to support elementary, middle, and high schools in their pursuit of zero energy performance goals for deep retrofits and new construction projects. The Guide was...