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2019 Title 24 Energy Code Update: What Project Teams Should Know

The latest version of California’s Title 24 (T-24) energy code was released last year. As we near 2030—a major milestone

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Do You Have the Right Project Delivery Team?

When it comes to finding the right Project Manager for your design and construction project, tracking scope, cost, and schedule

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Project Management & Sustainability: FAQ

“What will it take to achieve the sustainability goals of our project?” stok’s Project Management team frequently gets this question, and it’s one we’ll answer based on your unique circumstances and needs

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Code Compliance & Beyond: Upping Baseline Building Energy Performance

Code Compliance & Beyond: Upping Baseline Building Energy Performance

Due to their embodied carbon and operational carbon footprints, buildings play a significant role in widescale climate change mitigation, so understanding the impact of legislation on buildings is critical

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Optimize Building Performance in Real Time: Intro to Monitoring Based Commissioning

Optimize Building Performance in Real Time: Intro to Monitoring Based Commissioning

All too often, building performance is the focus of the design phase but left to chance in operations. When controls programming and operational issues aren’t caught and addressed once a building goes online, it may lead to

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Opportunity Zones: Opportunities for Sustainable Development

Introduced in 2018 with an expiring benefit already in 2019, Opportunity Zones (OZs) will continue to commandeer more and more cocktail hour discussions in the real estate world through the end of this year and beyond. Countless

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Early Energy Modeling: Optimizing Design with ASHRAE Standard 209

Released April 2018, ASHRAE Standard 209 rethinks the way energy modeling should be used on projects. Shifting its role from

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Musings on Growth

Musings on Growth

This year, along with just seven other organizations, stok ranked in the top 100 fastest growing Bay Area private companies

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Inefficient Buildings May Signal Default Risk on Commercial Mortgages

Inefficient Buildings May Signal Default Risk on Commercial Mortgages

A study released by the University of California at Berkeley, and Lawrence Berkeley National Lab showed a correlation between poor

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