Deep Retrofits Next Market for Struggling Architects - News - Greensource Magazine

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) have co-published a new guide for architects on deep energy retrofits. But this is not just a technical design guide; instead, the report explains why deep retrofits offer architects a good business opportunity and outlines the financial arguments and incentive programs needed to sell retrofit designs to clients. ----- Advertising ----- The report, Deep Energy Retrofits: An Emerging Opportunity , says that as of March 2013, employment in architectural services was 28 percent lower than the 2008 high. The downturn in new construction and design, however, revealed a market that may hold even greater potential. The 2012 AIA Firm Survey showed that architecture firms received 42 percent of their billings from renovation projects and that renovations accounted for the majority of projects for smal...

Full article: http://greensource.construction.com/news/2013/08/130813-d...

Tweets

Deep Retrofits Next Market for Struggling Archi...

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) have co-published a new guide for archit...

Deep Retrofits Next Market for Struggling Archi...

greensource.construction.com 13 Aug '13, 10pm

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) have co-published a new guide for archit...

Deep Retrofits Next Market for Struggling Archi...

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) have co-published a new guide for archit...

[Prod/Sustainablity] Deep Retrofits Next Market...

buildinggreen.com 06 Aug '13, 6am

AIA lends business advice to architects facing a down economy: start selling deep energy retrofits. By Candace Pearson A d...

Global Firms Eye African Market

Global Firms Eye African Market

defensenews.com 17 Aug '13, 4pm

BULAWAYO, ZIMBABWE — Projections that African defense spending will surpass US $20 billion over the next decade have spark...

The Rolex Deep Sea Challenge showcase in @World...

twitter.com 17 Aug '13, 9am

When you tweet with a location, Twitter stores that location. You can switch location on/off before each Tweet and always ...

New Blog: Incentivising home retrofits by Joan ...

ukgbc.org 22 Aug '13, 8am

Recently I spent my weekends, mental energy and money renovating my apartment. As I handed over the cheques for double-gla...

Singapore's Teenage Magazine [Sep 2013] Issue (...

twitter.com 19 Aug '13, 3pm

When you tweet with a location, Twitter stores that location. You can switch location on/off before each Tweet and always ...

With motor efficiency regulations in place, wha...

eurekamagazine.co.uk 17 Aug '13, 6pm

With the IE2 standard having been introduced in June 2011 and motors for most applications being required to meet IE3 stan...