Category Archives: Energy

Reducing Buildings’ Energy Consumption and Emissions

The latest report published by the ULI Greenprint Center for Building Performance demonstrates that some of the world’s leading real estate investors are making significant progress in reducing energy consumption, carbon emissions, and water usage in their existing buildings. The Greenprint Performance Report measures and tracks the performance of 4,001 buildings owned by Greenprint’s 34 members and affiliated partners, who constitute an alliance of the world’s leading real estate owners, investors, and financial institutions committed to improving environmental performance across the global property industry. Volume 5 of the report, which … Read More

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Comment on FL Energy Resiliency Report

FYI – Florida’s eleven regional planning councils have released a stakeholder review draft of the Florida Energy Resiliency Report for the State of Florida. This report was prepared as part of a project supported by the U.S. Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration, U.S. Department of Energy, and Florida Office of Energy. The Florida Energy Resiliency Report includes a survey of public attitudes related to energy costs and tolerance for alternative choices; considers the circumstances of energy issues that are specific to Florida; and contains sophisticated economic analysis based on … Read More

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Energy Efficiency: ULI Wants Your Opinion

How do real estate professionals view energy efficiency investments in buildings? ULI’s CLUE Initiative seeks to answer this question and others in its annual global survey of executives and building owners who make energy management and investment decisions in commercial and public sector buildings. Share your insights and take the online survey today. The survey closes on April 5, 2013.  

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