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This site contains content and resources designed to accelerate the adoption of energy efficient best practices among real-world building professionals. Use the menu at the top of this page to find tools and information to help you create more energy efficient buildings.

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Energy Efficiency in Healthcare

Leading healthcare organizations have reduced energy use by up to 60 percent.

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Building Operator Certification (BOC)

BOC certified building operators use energy efficient practices to deliver significant energy cost savings.

Recent Blog Entries

June 3rd, 2015

New Buildings Institute (NBI) and Architecture 2030 are excited to announce... Read the full story »

May 7th, 2015

On Earth Day, April 22nd, the Portland City Council passed a new ordinance... Read the full story »

April 30th, 2015

Three NW Projects Make COTE Top 10+1 List…
The Northwest does it... Read the full story »

February 17th, 2015

…This May, the University of Oregon School of Architecture, considered... Read the full story »

Latest Training Materials

Night Walk Video Series
Interpreting Electric Meter Data Training Series