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GBC7002

Course
GBC7002
Course Title
Energy Efficiency in Building Design and Operation

Description

This workshop will include discussion of LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) credits and strategies associated with the reduction of energy demand, efficiency and renewable energy sources.  Performance metrics and tracking methodology will be covered.

Objectives

  • Explore the importance of energy conservation, reduction in demand and alternative production in building design, construction and operation
  • Learn sustainable strategies to reduce energy demand, increase efficiency, renewable energy performance production and monitoring energy performance

Content

  • Review of the LEED credits associated with energy
  • Introduction to tools that assist project teams in assessment, measurement and implementation

Prerequisites

None

Method of Instruction

Traditional instructor-led format

Evaluation

  • Exam:  No
  • Demonstration of Skills:  No
  • Class Participation:  Yes