Foundations for Energy Efficient Building Operations
Sponsored by SDG&E Energy Innovation Center
Preventative maintenance and efficient operations can significantly reduce energy demand and consumption, as well as more accurately plan for future usage. This content provides a framework and templates for basic facilities planning and ongoing maintenance processes in addition to how efficient operations can help a facility achieve green building recognition.
This session will showcase the efforts completed on SDSU's campus and how efficient ongoing operations led to the double LEED Platinum certification of the Aztec Student Union.
This class is eligible for continuing education units from the Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI) and the American Institute of Architects (AIA).
Josh Dean has professional experience working in the real estate, sustainability and construction industries. He holds a Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management from Southern Polytechnic State University, a Green Building Certificate from Colorado State University, and is a LEED Accredited Professional in Existing Buildings Operations & Maintenance. He has been involved with the USGBC - San Diego Chapter since 2013 and has been on staff since January 2015. He has worked on LEED EBOM and energy projects throughout Colorado and San Diego County.
Glen R. Brandenburg was the Director of the Mission Bay Aquatic Center from 1971 to 2013. The Mission Bay Aquatic Center is a joint university waterfront facility in San Diego, California. The two partner universities are San Diego State University and the University of California San Diego. The Mission Bay Aquatic Center also co-sponsors a youth program with the Peninsula Family YMCA.
Mr. Brandenburg was the Sustainability Advisor for Associated Students of San Diego State University and Advisor to their Sustainability Advisory Board from 2009-2015 and is now the Director of Facilities and Sustainability for the Associated Students. He is responsible for the maintenance of 500,000 sq. ft. of facilities and multiple energy efficiency and renewable energy projects on the San Diego State University campus.
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