Building Energy Resilience

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Decarbonization: Fight Climate Change with Your Building

By Daniel Jordan on Apr 26, 2022 11:00:00 AM

Your building’s climate impacts begin with every mechanical, electrical, and envelope system on which it’s built. Identifying effective greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction measures requires an in-depth knowledge of a building’s systems and how they interact. That’s where our decarbonization service can help.

Topics: Climate Change #decarbonization Existing Building Building Envelope Carbon Reduction
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Six of One: GHG Trade-offs in Controls Strategies

By Daniel Jordan on Jan 19, 2022 10:00:00 AM

How much greenhouse gas is in our electricity? This question isn’t just academic for those of us working to decarbonize buildings. In applications that use some combination of fossil fuel and electricity—which is common!—controls strategies for decarbonization depend on being able to make GHG comparisons between fossil fuels and electricity. These scenarios play out in day-to-day commissioning work.

Topics: #decarbonization
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Cx Associates Becomes Carbonfree® Small Business

By Lauren Hagen on Jul 1, 2020 10:00:00 AM

Last year, Cx Associates committed to offsetting the environmental impact of our business operations. After thorough research, we selected Carbonfund.org’s Carbonfree® Small Business Partnership Program. Through this initiative, we’ve neutralized nearly 80,000 pounds of carbon emissions from our estimated annual business operations for 2019 and will continue to do so on an annual basis.

Topics: Climate Change #decarbonization Carbon Neutral Energy Planning

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