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Jerry Yudelson
"The Godfather of Green" - Wired mag. Prolific author of 14 books on green buildings, water conservation and sustainable cities.
"The Godfather of Green" - Wired mag. Prolific author of 14 books on green buildings, water conservation and sustainable cities.
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Check out my take on the worldwide future of green building rating systems.
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We need good comparative performance data on the long-term performance of all green certified buildings. Why don't the leading "eco-labels" conduct such studies?
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How important are LEED buildings in reducing US greenhouse gas emissions? Lots of myths here. Take a look at my analysis.
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Does it make sense to set a goal of "every building net zero by 2050"? Or even "every new building net zero by 2030"? Turns out it really isn't technically feasible to do this with onsite solar in at least 20% of cases, including buildings above six stories.
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I'm thinking about "net zero energy" and about whether this is a worthwhile goal for EVERY building in the world. Read on...
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Are LEED or green-certified homes a valuable investment for homebuilders and homebuyers? Take a look at the situation in Texas.
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Here's my presentation on green building and energy efficiency to the University of Kansas annual Energy conference on April 17, 2017.
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I presented this talk on 10 Green Building megatrends before 200 people on April 20th at the annual Municipal Green Building Conference and Expo in Downey (LA), California.
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Looking forward to speaking tomorrow 9am 4/20 in L.A. on #greenbuilding megatrends to #MGBCE @MGBCE 2017 @SoCalGas Energy Resource Center in Los Angeles/Downey.
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Looking forward to speaking Thursday 9:00 am, 4/20 on #greenbuilding Megatrends at @MGBCE 2017. http://usgbc-la.org/mgbce/.
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