Institutionalizing Building Performance: A Collaborative Experience

Failing insulation field inspections isn’t fun for anyone. Chris Edlin, CSBA, Project Associate at O’Brien & Company shares lessons learned from a day in the field with managers of a major insulation company willing to crawl and climb to find workable solutions.

Vision 2050: When Business As Usual Will Be Sustainable

Kathleen O’Brien reviews Vision 2050, a World Business Council on Sustainable Development project, as it lays out a pathway created by business for business to create one-planet living.Vision 2050 has been integrated into the Bainbridge Graduate Institute’s curriculum, a happy development according to O’Brien

Cool Factor: Youth Green Building Careers Symposia Inspires

The Built Green Santa Barbara recently defined cool for youth at a green building career event held at the Built Green Resource Center, a green historic remodel. Building Capacity Blog Editor Kathleen O’Brien describes the event and why it succeeded.