Jim Young

 

About the Author: A seasoned industry leader, Young combines deep understanding of both lighting and controls.  Currently VP of Sales and Marketing for WattStopper, Young formerly served in a series of senior positions with Acuity Brands®, most recently as Vice President and General Manager of the company's specialty lighting group.  He graduated from Sonoma State University with a degree in planning and energy management. 

Green | Net Zero Future | January 16, 2014
The installation has an ambitious plan to move to 100% energy efficiency through several...
Green | Net Zero Future | January 07, 2014
World Expo 2017, planned for Astana, Kazakhstan, calls for an expo village that rates...
Green | Net Zero Future | January 02, 2014
The Sacramento Municipal Utility District’s new maintenance facility, which is targeting...
Events Facilities | Net Zero Future | December 27, 2013
Using a marine platform concept instead of an artificial island, the development will...
Education Facility | Net Zero Future | December 16, 2013
Lee Elementary School, scheduled to open in fall 2014, will be net-zero-ready, and if the...
Government Buildings | Net Zero Future | December 09, 2013
The Finger Lakes village of Skaneateles, N.Y., renovated its vacant firehouse into...
Green | Net Zero Future | December 02, 2013
For the U.S. Army, creating secure sources of energy is an important driver for its net...
Green | Net Zero Future | November 25, 2013
Under the new Title 24, all new residential construction must be net zero by 2020, with...
Green | Net Zero Future | November 19, 2013
A big driver to achieve net-zero was to offer affordable housing with reduced energy...
Green | Net Zero Future | November 11, 2013
The installation of 49 large rooftop solar panels at the 49ers new stadium outside San...
Architects | Net Zero Future | November 05, 2013
The Living Building Challenge has released the Net Zero Energy Building Certification to...
Building Owner | Net Zero Future | October 28, 2013
The Packard Foundation’s 49,000-sf headquarters recently achieved Net Zero Energy...
Building Owner | Net Zero Future | October 21, 2013
University of Queensland’s Global Change Institute (GCI) building in Australia showcases...
Green | Net Zero Future | October 14, 2013
The Craftsbury (Vermont) Outdoor Center has broken ground on a new activity lodge and...
Building Owner | Net Zero Future | October 07, 2013
The school will employ a geothermal system to heat and cool a portion of the building....
Airports | Net Zero Future | September 30, 2013
The Outagamie County Regional Airport’s new 8,000 sf general aviation terminal was...
Building Owner | Net Zero Future | September 23, 2013
Queens, N.Y.-based beverage distributor Big Geyser’s energy efficiency retrofit project...
Building Owner | Net Zero Future | September 16, 2013
Passive solar strategies and an enhanced envelope are keys to achieving net-zero on the...
Green | Net Zero Future | September 11, 2013
A new design for Jinshui Science and Technology Park in Zhengzhou, China is aiming for a...
Building Owner | Net Zero Future | September 03, 2013
After a two year renovation, the 95-year oldWayne S. Aspinall Federal Building and...
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