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by Better Buildings Beat Team on Aug 19, 2020
If all laboratory buildings in the U.S. improved their energy efficiency by 20%, annual energy and cost savings could reach approximately 40 trillion BTUs and $1 billion. To address this significant opportunity, DOE’s Better Buildings launched the Smart Labs Accelerator to target energy efficiency...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Oct 24, 2019
Today University of Colorado Boulder (CU Boulder) – a Better Buildings Alliance and Better Buildings Smart Labs Accelerator partner – hosted an extension of the I2SL Annual Conference at its campus. This conference is an international event focused on energy efficiency and sustainability in...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Oct 18, 2019
A typical laboratory is 3-4 times more energy intensive than an average commercial building, making laboratories a priority for energy and cost savings.  The Better Buildings Smart Labs Accelerator partners with labs across the U.S. to find new ways to make labs more energy efficient, save money,...