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by Better Buildings Beat Team on Jul 14, 2020
This year, 29 organizations, collectively representing more than 1 billion square feet of leased space earned the Green Lease Leader designation. These organizations consist of owners and renters ranging from small and large commercial offices to retail and industrial properties and data centers....
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Jul 01, 2020
After the Better Buildings Summit kicked off on June 8, 2020, partners and affiliates in the commercial real estate (CRE) sector hosted a meet-up to discuss energy efficiency challenges, solutions, and opportunities. Here are some highlights: The program congratulated Nuveen Real Estate on...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Jun 21, 2020
Healthcare energy efficiency was a popular topic throughout this year’s Better Buildings Summit. To kick off the four-day Virtual Leadership Symposium, Associate Professor Dr. Joseph Allen of Harvard's T.H. Chan School of Public Health highlighted the importance of promoting human health and...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Jun 18, 2020
For part 1 of the highlights from the 2020 Better Buildings Summit, click here. Wednesday, June 10 Day 3 of the Better Buildings Summit kicked off with five concurrent morning workshops and presentations on solar energy, financing for energy efficiency projects, the formal launches of DOE’s...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Jun 16, 2020
This year’s Better Buildings Summit was held as a Virtual Leadership Symposium, and featured interactive online sessions, workshops, plenaries, and sector meet-ups with market leaders and industry stakeholders and experts. Below are highlights from days 1 and 2 of the first ever virtual Summit....