A Journey Towards Zero: Transitioning Zero Energy Designs into Zero Energy Operations
Back in September 2012, the Exploratorium announced its goal to be become the largest zero net energy (ZNE) museum in the U.S., if not in the world. After opening their 333,000 sq ft space on Pier 15 in San Francisco on April 2013 and achieving LEED Platinum certification for Building Design and Construction (BD+C), they set out on their auspicious journey towards zero.
Commissioning Systems Beyond LEED and Code: Unlock True Value in Construction
Congratulations to Workday on the grand opening on May 13th of their new 6 story, 410,000 sq. ft. corporate headquarters in Pleasanton, CA. It is truly an impressive building! As the Commissioning Agent on the project, I can honestly say that it was one of the most positive experiences I’ve had on the job. On the Workday project, the systems…