World’s leading green credentialing body and industry association collaborate to increase deployment of cleaner, resilient energy grids for more sustainable cities, communities and campuses
Chattanooga’s smart grid, operated by EPB, is the first PEER-certified project at the city level. Amid the excitements and events, the GBCI and PEER team members celebrated performance, efficiency and customer value in the energy market. Owned and administered by GBCI, PEER is modeled after LEED as a comprehensive framework for defining, assessing and verifying the overall sustainable performance of electricity delivery system design and operations.
Interested in becoming a LEED Fellow? Know someone else who would be a great candidate? The time is now. USGBC's call for nominations of qualified applicants is now open for the 2016 class of LEED Fellows.
New GBCI offering recognizes importance of sustainable parking facility design and management to the built environment
Washington, D.C. (Jan. 15, 2016)—Today, GBCI, the certification body for USGBC’s global LEED green building rating system, announced it will now administer the Green Garage Certification Program through its acquisition of the Green Parking Council.
New collaboration will accelerate market transformation of smart grid technologies and sustainable power systems in the region through GBCI’s PEER program for sustainable power grid performance
Guatemala City, Guatemala—Retail real estate is about to get a major makeover in Latin America. Investors, national REITS, and Latin American developers are replacing aging and energy-inefficient shopping centers with new, LEED-certified spaces. Driving that change are the demands of the growing middle class for an urban destination featuring shopping, leisure and entertainment in a safe and comfortable environment.
Most of us know PEER as the nation’s first comprehensive, consumer-centric and data-driven system for evaluating energy performance. What most of us may not know is that its origins are rooted in telecommunications.
GBCI Announces S&C as First Leading Partner for PEER Program
PEER aims to transform the way power systems are designed and evaluated