Have you heard about EDGE (Excellence in Design for Greater Efficiencies) and want to learn more about this new green building certification system? This live, no-cost webinar will provide an understanding of EDGE, a certification system for new residential and commercial buildings that enables design teams and project owners to assess the most cost-effective ways to incorporate energy and water saving options into their buildings.
Introduction to the EDGE Certification System takes place on Monday, Dec. 1, 2015 from 10:00-11:00 a.m. CST (Nov. 30, 2015: 9:00-10:00 p.m. EST). Webinar attendees will learn about EDGE certification in China by
- Gaining an overview of the EDGE program and EDGE certification in China.
- Learning how to register and certify a project with GBCI.
- Receiving a demonstration of the free EDGE software tool.
- Having the opportunity to ask questions about EDGE.
An innovation of the International Finance Corporation, EDGE is a fast and easy-to-use mass market transformation tool that empowers builders to choose technical solutions while capturing costs and projected operational savings. As a global certification partner, GBCI administers EDGE certification in more than 140 countries. The drivers behind EDGE are financial, but the results are environmental—EDGE helps mitigate climate change by encouraging resource-efficient development.