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by Better Buildings Beat Team on Aug 05, 2022
The top 10 solutions on the Better Buildings Solution Center from the past month include strategies for low carbon technologies, energy project financing, and more. This month’s roundup also includes two new solutions, featuring partner Life Time, Inc. and a webinar about community resilience....
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Jul 05, 2022
The top 10 solutions on the Better Buildings Solution Center from the past month include resources for improving energy performance, leveraging low carbon technologies, sourcing project financing, and more. Dive into the roundup, featuring solutions from partners Celanese, Los Angeles Department...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Jun 08, 2022
The top 10 most-viewed resources on the Better Buildings Solution Center from the past month include strategies for low carbon technologies, energy project financing, and clean energy access in low-income communities. This list also highlights solutions from partners 3M, Celanese Corporation, Los...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on May 09, 2022
The top 10 most-viewed resources on the Better Buildings Solution Center from the past month feature a new solution from Zebra Technologies, plus toolkits on strategies for low carbon technologies, clean energy access in low-income communities, project financing, and more.  Check out this month’s...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Apr 01, 2022
The top 10 most-viewed resources on the Better Buildings Solution Center from the past month feature strategies for low carbon technologies, clean energy access in low-income communities, project financing, and more. This list also highlights solutions from partners New York City Housing Authority...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Mar 07, 2022
The top 10 most-viewed resources on the Better Buildings Solution Center from the past month features a new Showcase Project from Better Buildings Challenge partner Mercy Housing, plus strategies for low carbon technologies, toolkits for energy project financing, and more. Check out this month’s...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Feb 04, 2022
The top 10 most-viewed resources on the Better Buildings Solution Center from the past month include strategies for low carbon technologies, toolkits for wastewater energy management and energy project financing, and more. Check them out! 1. Low Carbon Technology Strategies Toolkit To help...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Jan 07, 2022
As your organization prepares for 2022, we are excited to share last year’s most-viewed partner solutions and toolkits on the Better Buildings Solution Center! Check out our most popular resources from 2021 and see what you may have missed. Jump to Toolkits PARTNER SOLUTIONS 1. Showcase Project:...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Dec 03, 2021
The top 10 most-viewed resources on the Better Buildings Solution Center from the past month features strategies for low carbon technologies, toolkits for wastewater energy management and energy project financing, an award-winning solution on the use of cloud-based monitoring systems, and more. ...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Nov 05, 2021
The top 10 most-viewed resources on the Better Buildings Solution Center from the past month feature two new solutions: the Low Carbon Technology Strategies Toolkit and a Showcase Project from Better Buildings partner Gundersen Health System. This list also contains toolkits on energy project...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Oct 08, 2021
The top 10 most-viewed resources on the Better Buildings Solution Center from the past month include resources from Better Buildings partners IHG Hotels & Resorts, New York City Housing Authority, and Citizen Energy. This list also includes toolkits on energy project financing, energy...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Sep 03, 2021
The top 10 most-viewed resources on the Better Buildings Solution Center from the past month include toolkits for wastewater energy management, energy management information systems, clean energy access in low-income communities, project financing, and more. Resources featured in this list...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Aug 06, 2021
The top 10 most-viewed resources on the Better Buildings Solution Center from the past month feature three successful waste reduction efforts. Resources highlight Better Buildings partners Sprint, Shorenstein Properties, New York City Housing Authority, and IHG Hotels & Resorts and Better...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Jul 02, 2021
The 10 most-viewed resources from the past month include solutions from the higher education, healthcare, hospitality, and multifamily sectors, featuring Better Buildings partners University of Maryland Medical Center, UC Berkeley, IHG Hotels & Resorts, and New York City Housing Authority. The...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Jun 04, 2021
The 10 most-viewed solutions from the past month include a strategy for improving portfolio-wide energy efficiency from Better Buildings partner Lendlease, an innovative solution for energy plant management from Better Plants partner Ford, and resources from partners University of Maryland Medical...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on May 03, 2021
The 10 most-viewed resources from the past month include newly updated toolkits for energy efficiency project financing, support materials for energy management information system (EMIS) specification, and solutions from partners IHG Hotels & Resorts and New York City Housing Authority. Check...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Apr 05, 2021
The 10 most-viewed resources from the past month include toolkits for Smart Labs programs, energy efficiency project financing, and solutions from partners IHG Hotels & Resorts and New York City Housing Authority. Check them out! 1. Efficiency-Resilience Nexus Resources This easy-to-use...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Mar 04, 2021
The 10 most-viewed resources from the past month include a new webinar on climate risk assessments for commercial buildings, a new waste diversion solution from the City of Beaverton, Oregon, plus solutions from partners New York City Housing Authority and InterContinental Hotels Group. Check them...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Feb 08, 2021
The 10 most-viewed resources from the past month include a new Energy Management Information Systems (EMIS) technology specification, a toolkit for data centers, and solutions from Better Buildings partners InterContinental Hotels Group and New York City Housing Authority. Check them out! 1....
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Jan 14, 2021
As we move into 2021, we are excited to share the most-viewed resources on the Better Buildings Solution Center from the past year. We’ve gathered the 10 most popular partner solutions and the 10 most popular toolkits from 2020 – check out the ones you may have missed! Jump to Toolkits PARTNER...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Dec 03, 2020
The 10 most-viewed resources from the past month include a new webinar on resilience planning for multifamily housing, a new toolkit on high-efficiency rooftop units (RTUs), and solutions from Better Buildings partners InterContinental Hotels Group and New York City Housing Authority. Check them...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Nov 05, 2020
The 10 most-viewed resources from the past month include new toolkits on wastewater energy management and the recently completed Smart Energy Analytics Campaign, plus solutions from Better Buildings partners Iron Mountain Data Centers, InterContinental Hotels Group, and New York City Housing...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Oct 01, 2020
The 10 most-viewed resources from the past month include new solutions from Better Buildings partners Kaiser Permanente and Iron Mountain Data Centers, plus helpful resources on renewables, plug and process loads, CHP, and more. Check them out! 1. InterContinental Hotels Group: Green Engage™...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Sep 02, 2020
The 10 most-viewed resources from the past month include a new showcase project from Better Plants partner Ford Motor Company, as well as toolkits on financing, high-efficiency RTU replacements, resiliency, and more. Check them out! 1. Green Revolving Funds Toolkit This collection of solutions...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Aug 03, 2020
The 10 most-viewed resources from the past month include new solutions from Better Buildings partners Sprint and DWS on waste reduction and resiliency, as well as toolkits on high-efficiency RTU replacements, financing, and more. Check them out! 1. Clean Energy for Low-Income Communities (CELICA)...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Jul 08, 2020
The 10 most-viewed resources from the past month include a new resilience strategy for affordable housing from Jonathan Rose Companies, as well as toolkits on financing, Smart Labs programs, high-efficiency RTU replacements, and more. Check them out! 1. Finance and Resilience Toolkit for...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Jun 02, 2020
The 10 most-viewed resources on the Better Buildings Solution Center from the past month include a new Finance and Resilience toolkit, guidance for creating a Smart Labs program, and webinars on building operations and efficiency during unpredictable times. Check them out! 1. Managing HVAC Systems...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on May 07, 2020
The 10 most-viewed resources from the past month include new solutions from Schneider Electric, Centrica Business Solutions, and Connecticut Green Bank as well as toolkits on financing, lighting, reducing energy use in laboratories, and more. Check them out! 1. Energy Savings Performance...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Apr 01, 2020
The 10 most-viewed resources from the past month include a new toolkit on high-efficiency interior lighting, as well as solutions on financing, sustainability management in hospitality, and more. Check them out! 1. Energy Savings Performance Contracting (ESPC) Toolkit This collection of resources...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Mar 03, 2020
The 10 most-viewed resources from the past month include a new webinar on distributed energy and resilience, as well as solutions on financing, rooftop solar, and more. Check them out! 1. Energy Savings Performance Contracting (ESPC) Toolkit This collection of resources enables state and local...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Feb 04, 2020
The 10 most-viewed resources from the past month include new solutions from The Tower Companies and Hannaford Supermarkets, as well as guidance on upgrading to efficient lighting, financing projects, and more. Check them out! 1. Energy Savings Performance Contracting (ESPC) Toolkit This collection...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Jan 06, 2020
As 2020 kicks off, we are excited to share the 10 most-viewed resources on the Better Buildings Solution Center from the past year. Check out these popular solutions you may have missed! 1. Commercial Energy Financing Primer Part of the Better Buildings Financing Navigator, this primer serves as...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Dec 04, 2019
The 10 most-viewed resources from the past month include new solutions from Kaiser Permanente and DaVita, a recent webinar on solutions for small and rural K-12 schools, and more. Check them out! 1. Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy in Small and Rural K-12 Schools (Webinar) This webinar...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Nov 06, 2019
The 10 most-viewed resources from the past month include new solutions from Jamestown, LP and MetLife Investment Management, a commercial energy financing primer, and more. Check them out! 1. Commercial Energy Financing Primer Part of the Better Buildings Financing Navigator, this primer serves as...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Oct 02, 2019
The 10 most-viewed resources from the past month include Showcase Projects from Mayo Clinic and East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation (EBALDC), as well as toolkits on financing, lighting, and more. Check them out below! 1. East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation's Casa Arabella Oakland...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Sep 04, 2019
The 10 most-viewed resources from the past month include new solutions from Bentley Mills and Marriott, as well as toolkits on lighting, financing, and more. Check them out below! 1. Clean Energy for Low-Income Communities (CELICA) Toolkit Low-income households spend about 8% of their income on...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Aug 01, 2019
The 10 most-viewed resources from the past month include two new resources: the Clean Energy for Low-Income Communities Accelerator (CELICA) Toolkit and the Residential Energy Efficiency for Local Governments Guide. Check them out below! 1. Clean Energy for Low-Income Communities (CELICA) Toolkit...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Jul 03, 2019
The 10 most-viewed resources from the past month include toolkits on K-12 Lighting and Efficiency-as-a-Service, as well as the new Public Sector Financing Primer and popular Better Buildings webinars. Check them out below! 1. K-12 Lighting Toolkit For K-12 schools in the U.S., energy bills...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Jun 04, 2019
The 10 most popular solutions on the Better Buildings Solution Center from the past month are below. These include information for K-12 schools on lighting options, energy financing, and high-efficiency RTU replacement, as well as the new Commercial Energy Financing Primer and more. Check them out...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on May 02, 2019
The 10 most-viewed resources from the past month include Better Buildings toolkits on financing, lighting, ESPC, energy data access, and more. We also have solutions from the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP), REI, Ulta Beauty and a new collection of resilience resources. Take a...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Apr 03, 2019
The 10 most-viewed resources from the past month include solutions from Ulta Beauty, REI, the University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC) and Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD), as well as the new K-12 Lighting Toolkit. Check them out! 1. Ulta Beauty: Breaking Down the Split Incentive...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Mar 06, 2019
The 10 most-viewed resources from the past month include solutions from Gundersen Health, Ulta Beauty, REI, Wendy’s, and the City of Hillsboro. Check them out! 1. How to Implement Green Revolving Funds This collection of solutions provides guidance on establishing a green revolving fund to...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Feb 01, 2019
The 10 most-viewed resources from the past month feature replicable solutions from Wendy’s, West Palm Beach, REI, and Stevens Institute for Technology along with toolkits, webinars, and more. Check them out! 1. Prioritizing Laboratories to Meet Your Energy Goal (Webinar)  A typical laboratory is 3...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Dec 20, 2018
With the close of 2018, we wanted to share the 10 most-viewed resources on the Better Buildings Solution Center from the past year. Check out these popular solutions you may have missed! 1. Better Buildings Financing Navigator 2.0 The Better Buildings Financing Navigator helps users learn the...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Dec 03, 2018
The 10 most-viewed resources from the past month include partner solutions from Bullitt County Public Schools, Stevens Institute of Technology, and Trinity Management as well as strategies for green revolving funds, water efficiency, outdoor lighting, commercial solar PV, and more. Check them out...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Oct 31, 2018
Our 10 most-viewed solutions from the past month deliver valuable insights into workforce development, energy efficiency financing, outdoor lighting, staff engagement, water benchmarking, and more. Check them out! 1. Energy Savings Performance Contracting (ESPC) Webinar Series  This 5-part webinar...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Oct 02, 2018
This month’s Top 10 most-viewed solutions on the Better Buildings Solution Center include the Home Energy Score™, a webinar series on performance contracting, the new Better Buildings Financing Navigator 2.0, Ford’s Go Green Dealership Program and more! 1. Home Energy Score™  Home owners, buyers,...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Sep 05, 2018
This month’s Top 10 most frequently viewed solutions include the Better Buildings Financing Navigator 2.0, tips on how to become a Home Energy Score Certified Assessor™, solutions from the city of Boston and Bullitt County School District, a toolkit on energy data benchmarking, and more! 1. Better...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Aug 01, 2018
July's top 10 most-viewed solutions highlight the newly-released Better Buildings Financing Navigator 2.0, updated information on the Nation’s submetering laws, and the latest on CPACE. Solutions shared by Better Buildings Challenge partners ArcelorMittal, Los Angeles, Boston, and Bullitt County...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Jul 01, 2018
The Top 10 Solutions feature our 10 most-viewed solutions from the past 30 days. This month we’re highlighting a guitar manufacturer, the City of Los Angeles, parking lot lighting solutions, and more! The latest Top 10 contains some great insights on tools and best practices for energy efficiency...

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