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Retrofitting schools for #ZNE in Northern California.

In this series, speakers from USGBC Northern California ’s GreenerBuilder conference , held July 13, 2017, at the Zero Net Energy Center in San Leandro, share insights from their sessions. Interested in supporting GreenerBuilder 2018 as an event sponsor or exhibitor? Please contact Brenden McEneaney . Can schools lead the way to meeting California climate goals, doubling energy efficiency and reducing greenhouse gas emissions to 40 percent below 1990 levels by 2030? Can schools even go zero net energy (ZNE) today? Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) and other investor-owned utilities have launched ZNE schools pilot programs from 2015 to 2018 to demonstrate that it is not only feasible, but also practical and economical to retrofit schools to ZNE throughout California. As noted by Peter Turnbull, PG&E has 12–14 pilot ZNE school retrofits under way, including one at San Francisco ...

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