Occupying the building, located on Edgewood Avenue in the historic Martin Luther King district, is The Epsten Group, an architecture and high-performance building
consulting firm, and Dynamic Dish, a vegetarian eatery.
Carnahan, co-chair of the High-Performance Building
Congressional Caucus, will tour the newly renovated Constitution Center, a stand-out example of the benefits of high-performance buildings
and the positive impact of the built environment.
Today BASF Corporation announced its sponsorship of the 2008 Beyond Green[TM] High-Performance Building
Awards, hosted by the Sustainable Buildings Industry Council (SBIC).
With an integrated portfolio of high-performance building
products and significant investment in Research and Development to continuously improve the performance of these materials, BASF continues to show how smart chemistry can help make buildings durable and energy-efficient with less impact on the environment.
USG Corporation is a Fortune 500 manufacturer and distributor of high-performance building
systems through its United States Gypsum Company, USG Interiors, Inc.
Key features of the design to help achieve these targets include climatic design to encourage wind movement and provide shaded external spaces to improve outdoor thermal comfort, high-performance building
facades, efficient HVAC systems and user controls, as well as the application of building integrated renewable energy.
In addition to the conference spotlight on codes and resiliency, the NBIS Sustainable Buildings Industry Council recognized the 2015 Beyond Green High-Performance Building
and Community Award-winning projects.
Founded in 2009, Sefaira is in software for high-performance building
Kingspan Insulated Panels, a global leader in high-performance building
envelope technologies, is carrying out an extensive expansion of its manufacturing plant in Dubai.
The Weidt Group is the energy practice of EYP, a renowned global provider of high-performance building
design, research and consulting services to higher education, government, healthcare and corporate clients.
For new buildings, "the building envelope is the cornerstone of a high-performance building
High Performance Building Week events are organized by members of the High-Performance Building
Congressional Caucus Coalition, and held alongside the International Code Council Foundation's Building Safety Month.