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EE Global Forum Puts Efficiency Front and Center

The 2016 Energy Efficiency (EE) Global Forum opened in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday with a major announcement about corporate commitment to a greener future. Mark Kenber, CEO of The Climate Group, unveiled the EP 100 global campaign, which will encourage … Continue reading

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Industry Veteran Going Outside the Box with Building Facade

Across North America, architects and building owners are coming up with intricate, multi-faceted solutions to get their projects to net zero energy. One glass and glazing industry expert has developed a method he thinks is a little simpler. Nick Bagatelos … Continue reading

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Renovation Mix-up Shows Why Glass Choice Must Be Handled With Care

A commercial renovation project in Charlottesville, Va., underscores the importance of proper glass selection based on local requirements—particularly in historic jurisdictions. After unveiling a new façade renovation last fall, owners of the Violet Crown Charlottesville theater will replace all of … Continue reading

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Behind the Façade: How a New Building Resource Could Change the Game

Much of the current building stock will still be around by the middle this century, and those structures will likely represent a much larger percentage of the 2050 stock than that of new buildings going up from now until then. … Continue reading

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