Harris Corners Corporate Park Receives ENERGY STAR Label

Harris Corners Corporate Park is a 75-acre park that offers tenants a unique opportunity to lease space in a Class A environment in a prime location. Its strategic location at the corner of I-77 and WT Harris Boulevard allows commuters throughout the Charlotte region to reduce travel time without sacrificing a quality workplace location.  The three-building Class A portfolio includes …

Pierce Chapel – Wesleyan College Receives LEED® Certification

The original Pierce Chapel located on Wesleyan College’s downtown site was the central feature of campus life, and its significance was enormous. After the destruction of Pierce Chapel by fire in 1963, Wesleyan had no chapel facility at all, and for fifty (50) years was the only Methodist-affiliated college in the state without a dedicated chapel building. Construction for the …

DOE Announces the CEM® Certification Meets the Better Buildings Workforce Guidelines

The U.S. Department of Energy announced that the Association of Energy Engineers® (AEE®) Certified Energy Manager® (CEM®) is the first certification program to be recognized under the Better Buildings Workforce Guidelines program. The Better Buildings Workforce Guidelines are a national framework from which organizations can develop high-quality and nationally recognized training and certification programs, helping to address consistency, quality, and …

Building EnergetiCx Project 2015 Sustainable Business Award Winner

The USGBC North Carolina announced the winners of its prestigious Sustainable Business Awards at their annual Green Gala at the Ritz Carlton in Charlotte, North Carolina.   The winners demonstrate exemplary commitment and success in creating a more sustainable future for North Carolina. The Ingersoll Rand Building B Renovation project received the “Talking Walls Award” in the Small Commercial Category.  This …

Three Projects Achieve LEED® O+M Certificaiton

Our team is excited to announce that Building C, Building S, and Building U have achieved LEED® O+M certification as awarded by the US Green Building Council.   As part of the SAS Institute Campus in Cary, North Carolina, Building C, S, & U total more than 650,000 ft² of commercial office space that includes more than 1,800 offices, a full service cafeteria, …

Building EnergetiCx Presents at NCBPC

Our president, Shane Nault, presented “Building Commissioning 101” at the 2015 North Carolina Building Performance Conference (NCBPC)in Wilmington, North Carolina.  The conference included three days of business and technical workshops, networking events and social activities, site tours, fun competitions and much more. The presentation provided an introduction to building commissioning and where it is currently required.  It also provided an overview of …

OSHA 10 Certified

Our president, Shane Nault, has received his OSHA 10 Construction Certification.  The OSHA 10 Hour Construction Safety Certification course provides a general awareness for an entry level construction worker on recognizing and preventing hazards on a construction site.

Newest LEED Accredited Professional

Zach Priester, Commissioning Technician for Building EnergetiCx, recently earned the LEED Accredited Professional designation by the US Green Building Council with a specialty in Operations and Maintenance (O+M).  Zach has been a key team member in working on several LEED O+M projects and supporting existing building commissioning. LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design), is the most widely-accepted environmental design and …

Energy Simulation Paradigm Shift

Recently our president, Shane Nault, presented at the Net Zero Energy Building Symposium in Charlotte, North Carolina. The symposium was hosted by the Association of Energy Engineers North Carolina Piedmont Chapter and attracted speakers from all over the country. There were three tracks available to attendees: energy, HVAC, and case studies, that included topics related to financing, application, design principles, …

Newest LEED Green Associate

Zach Priester, Commissioning Technician for Building EnergetiCx, recently earned the LEED Green Associates designation by the US Green Building Council.  Zach has been a key team member in working on our recent projects with SAS Institute and Ingersoll Rand. LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design), is the most widely-accepted environmental design and green building certification in the United States.  LEED …