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Better Buildings Summit

MAY 7, 2014 - 9:00 AM to MAY 9, 2014 - 5:00 PM ET

Washington, DC

Solidifying investments in energy efficiency for public, private, commercial, industrial and multifamily housing sectors is the goal of the Betting Building Summit taking place in Washington D.C. in May. Facilitators will review innovative solutions and recognize leaders in this area for their creative ideas.  Participants will join discussions around market and technology solutions and examine successful strategies for accomplishing this work.  Future options for building energy efficiency into homes and buildings will be covered, plus topics such as lighting, reducing energy consumption, building efficiency through energy information tracking and analysis, options for renewable energy, the importance of measuring results, strategies for water saving, using data for decision making, low cost measures, benchmarking, creating statewide goals and more.


Focus areas include:

  • Innovative Replicable Solutions for Market Leaders -- energy management practices and demonstrated business solutions
  • Making Energy Efficiency Investment Easier-- Make use of data and information and strategies to mobilize capital
  • High Impact Technologies -- Explore technologies and the systems/whole-building approaches deployed by Better Buildings partners
  • Collaborations and Partnerships -- collaborate or partner with labs, utilities, manufactures, cities, states and others to cut energy waste