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RESOURCES FOR THE ENERGY TRANSITION

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Information on energy efficiency, building decarbonization, energy policy and the people behind the energy transition.
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10 Questions for Chief Operating Officer, Steve Hansen

Legence
In this leadership interview, learn more about Legence’s Chief Operating Officer, Steve Hansen. Steve shares his career path from the boiler room to the board room, and his experience has influenced his leadership approach at the corporate level. Gain valuable insights on the essential principles for effective leadership, strategies for managing a portfolio of companies, trends in the data center industry,
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Get To Know Nancy Cataldo, Director of Talent Acquisition

Legence
Get to know Nancy Cataldo, Legence’s Director of Talent Acquisition in our latest employee spotlight. Nancy shares her methods for acquiring top talent, including the qualities she believes make a standout candidate. Learn about emerging trends in candidate preferences during the job application process, the roles we are actively seeking to fill at Legence, and her exciting plans for this upcoming recruitment season in this insightful interview!
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Efficiency Unleashed: A Case Study on the Impact of Automated Commissioning

We are all familiar with the phrase, “What a difference a day can make,” but in the case of Scripps Health’s Memorial Hospital La Jolla Campus, it’s “What a difference a decade can make” in terms of its commissioning approach. The contrast between traditional commissioning methods applied during the design and construction of Tower I, which opened in 2015, versus the utilization of automated commissioning technology for Tower II, currently under construction, is stark and exciting.
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Timeline of Sustainability

RE Tech Advisors
Explore the evolution of sustainability in the built environment with this Timeline of Sustainability.
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10 Questions For Chief Human Resources Officer Greg Barnes

Legence
In this leadership spotlight, Legence Chief Human Resources Officer, Greg Barnes, shares his path toward HR leadership and pivotal experiences and career advice that helped shape his growth. Learn how Greg fosters an inclusive and people-focused culture at Legence while balancing strategic business objectives. As a bonus, Greg shares one of his most memorable traveling adventures—which is quite compelling!
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Unpacking the Update: Understanding the SEC Final Climate Disclosures Ruling

Legence
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) climate disclosures ruling of March 6, 2024 marks a pivotal shift in the landscape of financial and environmental reporting. This new update underscores the growing recognition of climate-related risks as material financial factors that investors and stakeholders must consider. The ruling is poised to profoundly influence not only investors and public companies but also the broader financial landscape by enhancing transparency and accountability.
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Optimizing Energy Efficiency: 7 Trends for Data Center Sustainability

Legence
This guide explores advanced trends for enhancing data center sustainability. As technologies like AI, VR, and AR evolve, data centers are rapidly expanding in density and capacity, demanding innovative approaches to cooling, energy sourcing, and infrastructure development. Here, we discuss how direct liquid cooling, stringent environmental compliance, and the growth of high-performance computing are shaping the future of sustainable data centers.
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Maximizing Returns on Investment with Energy-Efficient Buildings – What You Need to Know Today

Legence
In the current landscape of evolving regulations and expanding financial incentives, the urgency to adopt energy-efficient solutions has never been more pressing. As governments implement stricter environmental mandates and unveil new funding opportunities, organizations must swiftly adapt to not only meet these requirements but also to capitalize on them financially.
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ESG in Real Estate: 10 Questions For Andrea Pinabell, VP Of Growth & Innovation At RE Tech Advisors

Legence
We sat down with RE Tech Advisors' VP of Growth & Innovation, Andrea Pinabell, to discuss her nearly 30-year career journey and insights into sustainability within real estate.
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Empowering Sustainability: How CMTA's Solar Decathlon Alumni are Creating Professional Paths

On April 19-21, 40 collegiate teams from around the globe will convene in Golden, Colorado, to present their innovative building designs at the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon® 2024 Design Challenge final competition event.
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Data Center Solutions by Legence

Legence
Building resilient solutions to maximize uptime and minimize risk in mission-critical facilities.
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Ready, Set, Present! Expert Tips on Acing the Solar Decathlon Presentation from Legence

Legence
The Solar Decathlon 2024 Design Challenge is underway and here are 10 expert tips to deliver a stellar presentation for the competition.
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Building a Sustainable Future, Faster

Legence
From Innovation to Implementation, Legence Accelerates the Transformation of the Built Environment
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10 Things to Know About Legence

Legence
Learn about the world's first Energy Transition Accelerator
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Inside New York's Local Law 97

Energy Policy
Discover how building owners and REIT portfolio managers can take steps needed to meet emissions caps and do their part to address climate change.
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Financial Impact & Benefits of Commercial Building Retrofits

Legence
Building retrofits help to reduce energy consumption and costs while meeting ESG targets, and positively impact the environment by reducing emissions and accelerating the clean energy transition.
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Major Property Investors Taking Money Off the Top

Real Assets Adviser
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Leveraging Government Incentives for Building Upgrades

The passage of the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) marks one of the most significant legislative accomplishments for decarbonization efforts in history - and it carries with it the ability to spur transformational change in the built environment.
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3 US Energy Policies and Programs Critical to Commercial Building Owners

As the demand for sustainable and energy-efficient buildings continues to grow, commercial building owners are increasingly looking for ways to reduce their energy consumption and costs. One of the most effective ways to achieve this is through a deeper understanding of energy policy and programs.
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Unlock the Potential of the U.S. Inflation Reduction Act

Discover Key Provisions Impacting the Built Environment
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Accelerate building projects with IRA and IIJA incentives

Legence hosted a webinar on July 20, 2023, where experts dove into understanding and maximizing the provisions available under the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) and Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA).
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Understanding the Inflation Reduction Act and the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act

Infrastructure plays a key role in nearly every aspect of our lives. From the homes we live in, to our bustling offices, to the stores we frequent, it’s a part of our day-to-day experience.
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