Hyper-Efficient Building Workshop: Design Strategies to Comply with Local Law 31
Aug 27, 2018
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2018-08-27 09:00:002018-08-28 18:00:00America/New_YorkHyper-Efficient Building Workshop: Design Strategies to Comply with Local Law 31In 2016, New York City passed Local Laws 31 & 32,
Center for Architecture 536 LaGuardia Place New York NY 10012
Aug 27, 2018
13.0 LU / 13.0 HSW
In 2016, New York City passed Local Laws 31 & 32, aimed at strengthening existing sustainability requirements and introducing new measures that will make NYC-owned buildings among the most efficient in the country. Specifically, Local Law 31 requires new municipal buildings to use 50% less energy compared to code or the median energy use for buildings of that type in New York-radically more efficient than most buildings currently being built. Through these laws, most new city buildings and major retrofits must achieve LEED Gold status and cut energy use in half.
To assist the professional community in preparing to meet this challenge, AIANY and Urban Green Council will offer in-depth training on the design of hyper-efficient buildings using building techniques that comply with LL31/32 and other high-efficiency standards. The two-day workshops are limited to 25 participants and open to all architects, designers, engineers, and construction trade professionals.
Day 1, Monday, August 27: 9am – 5pm
Day 2, Tuesday, August 28: 9am – 5pm
Continental breakfast and coffee will be provided through each day. Lunch options available nearby.
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