Re-Thinking Operations & Maintenance for High Performance Buildings

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1.5 Hours

FEMP First Thursday Seminar

FEMP First Thursday Seminars provide training for Federal energy and environmental professionals. Leading experts address timely topics in 90-minute sessions, offered live via satellite or through streaming video at your desktop.

Register now to learn about engagement programs for key stakeholders -- including building owners, operators, and occupants -- in the design, construction, and operation of sustainable facilities. Find out about a cyclical process that involves stewardship, performance, and enabling tools and metrics that result in refinements and continual improvement.

Discover best practices and techniques to:

  • Begin with proven planning methods that lead to quantifiable results
  • Incorporate whole-building thinking in all phases of design, operations, and maintenance
  • Identify, select, and procure the lowest impact materials, equipment, and systems
  • Engage occupants and users in the adoption of sustainable behaviors and procedures
  • Measure, monitor, and verify whole-building performance to meet your reporting requirements

FEMP CEUs awarded upon successful completion of a multiple choice assessment.

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In partnership with Whole Buildings Design Guide, a program of the National Institute of Building Sciences. IACET logo

Date recorded: June 6, 2013


  • Sarah Jensen, Technical Lead for Sustainable Buildings, Federal Energy Management Program. Read bio.
  • Michelle Slovensky, Senior Sustainability Manager, National Renewable Energy Laboratory. Read bio.
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