Designing Buildings for Real Performance

GBCI course ID: # 0920002380

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Course description
Traditionally design teams have ensured buildings are built as designed, but as we move forward, how buildings are actually performing is becoming more and more important. This article looks at how projects are moving towards guaranteeing energy performance, the tools available, and impacts on the design team. Aimed at designers and building owners, this article will give you insight into the next generation of green building energy performance.

Learning Objective
1. Understand the challenges of guaranteed energy performance.
2. Describe the tools available to estimate energy usage.
3. Understand what is driving the market towards actual energy performance.
4. Read how guaranteed energy performance was applied on an actual project.

All articles offered by SABMag are GBCI approved. To qualify for continuing education learning hours, practitioners must first read the technical article below, and then proceed to complete the short quiz at the end. You must receive 80% on the quiz to record the activity as part of your continuing education. An email will be sent to you and will act as your certificate of completion once you have successfully completed the requirements.

Quiz by: David Mead