Net Zero Buildings Magazine explores the ZEN Building in Albany, NY, showcasing the successful integration of high-performance building systems into the massive mixed-use structure, proving that net zero can work on a large scale. Both a demonstration facility and a living R&D laboratory, the ZEN Building – the largest zero energy capable facility in the nation – is a test bed for emerging building technologies and shows the world what can be economically accomplished today.
We are watching the ongoing extreme weather events with great concern. Because keeping hospitals and healthcare facilities fully functional is critical to public health and safety, we are making our latest research on improving energy resilience available to help hospitals and their communities respond to today’s challenges and prepare for tomorrow’s. More
Just as hospital departments employ systems to stay up to date with technology and medical procedures, they also need to plan for resiliency in the face of natural disasters. Energy management is one of the most critical components of life safety that affects everyone. Our resiliency road map helps hospitals determine how to harden the existing infrastructure and prepare for future infrastructure improvements. More
Trinity’s commitment to opening up the STEM fields is clear. The Center and its design say the sciences are exciting; they are fresh. More
Penn State has joined the U.S. Department of Energy’s Better Buildings Challenge and pledged to reduce its building portfolio’s energy use by 20 percent over the next decade. With a commitment of 28 million square feet, Penn State becomes the largest university in the program, topping Michigan State (20 million square feet) and the University of Virginia (15 million).
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