Resources

Approaches to Achieving Zero Net Energy for Multifamily Housing

This webinar discuss the regulatory landscape and evolving ZNE definition, how to create a realistic ZNE capital improvement plan, which energy efficiency (EE) measures can be targeted first or phased in, as well as how the solar photovoltaic technology, in conjunction with the virtual net metering (VNEM) tariff, can provide a a pathway for reaching ZNE goals.

  September 2017
 

Driving High Performance: Role of Codes & Permitting in Zero Net Energy

Learn how local jurisdictions are getting ahead of upcoming ZNE mandates in California and find out how end users are using streamlined permitting and reach codes to drive high performance.

  November 2016
 

Electric Vehicle Charging's Role in Reaching Zero Net Energy Goals

This webinar covers charging basics, EV charging station (EVCS) installation, and codes and permitting considerations.

  August 2016
 

Local Policies to Achieve Zero Net Energy Buildings Webinar - Part 2

Focuses on two strategies at the local level: engaging stakeholders through task forces and benchmarking buildings to measure energy use, compare to other buildings nationwide, and prioritize efficiency retrofits within a portfolio.

  February 2016
 

Local Policies to Achieve Zero Net Energy Buildings Webinar

Speakers from the City of Lancaster, County of Santa Barbara and City of Chula Vista shared their experiences implementing ZNE-related policies as well as stakeholder reactions, economic impacts and lessons learned.

  February 2016
 

Lancaster's Zero Net Energy Goal Case Study

In 2011, the City of Lancaster set a goal to become the first net-zero energy city, defined as producing or procuring more electricity within city limits from renewable sources than is consumed.

  June 2015
 

Santa Barbara County's Zero Net Energy Facilities Resolution Case Study

The County of Santa Barbara’s Zero Net Energy Facilities Resolution sets an interim target for 50% of new county-owned facilities beginning design after 2020 to be ZNE and requires that all new facilities and major renovations beginning design after 2025 will be ZNE.

  June 2015
 

Zero Net Energy Roadmap Report

Zero Net Energy Buildings: How California's Local Jurisdictions Can Lead the Way

  January 2015
 

Zero Net Energy Roadmap for Local Governments Infographic

What is zero net energy (ZNE) and what are California's ZNE goals?

  January 2015
 

Achieving Zero Net Energy Buildings Blog

Roadmap lays out path to clean energy for local jurisdictions.

  October 2014
 

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