This year marks the fifth MIT Sustainability Summit, an annual event that has grown to include nearly 300 professionals, academics, and students. This year’s Summit has the theme of “empowering action” on multiple scales.
Breakout Sessions 3
Energy retrofits: Improving energy performance of existing building stock
For every new LEED platinum office building and net zero energy house, there are hundreds or thousands of fifteen, fifty, and hundred year old buildings that make up a vast majority of built space in cities. No sustainable future, therefore, can be achieved without dealing with this built stock of energy guzzlers. This panel features the new models for attacking this problem.
Joseph P. DeManche, Executive Vice President, Engineering and Operations, Ameresco, Inc. will be speaking on the panel.