Reducing energy consumption and carbon emissions from building operations allows these facilities to remain sustainable and easier to maintain. This online self-paced course presents strategies for creating and maintaining high-performance buildings, focusing on the fundamentals of improving the sustainability of federal facilities. Participants will learn about optimizing energy performance, protecting and conserving water, using environmentally preferable products and materials, and enhancing indoor environmental quality.
- achieving high energy performance in federal buildings
- identifying opportunities for sustainability
- developing, evaluating, and implementing sustainability measures
- viewing sustainability as a cycle for continuous improvement