22 May '17, 7pm

Tackling process energy efficiency at a #LEEDGold plant for @FiatChrysler_NA

Starting with energy use, FCA worked to make their processes more efficient, added building ventilation systems that would provide a more comfortable work environment for employees, and reviewed building materials closely to find specific items high in recycled and locally sourced content. They also looked at their waste streams, determining how to eliminate materials from landfill through recycling programs and through separation of waste streams within the new facility. Goedtel says they were surprised by how many aspects of building design needed to be factored into creating a sustainable working environment. “For example, building ventilation and occupancy comfort are a big part of the LEED requirements and are often overlooked as valuable to sustainable design. Creating a work environment for the occupants that is hospitable and productive is just as important as gene...

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