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Decarbonization 101
A Four-Part Video Series

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Decarb 101 - Part One

Part One in a Four-Part Series | This seven-minute video, created by ASHRAE Presidential Member Kent Peterson, is the first in a series of four videos. This series will update you on the progress of building decarbonization and discuss possibilities for near-zero emissions. This video provides an overview of building decarbonization and an introduction to the terminology used in the industry. Future presentations focus on the global impact, ASHRAE’s involvement and steps on the pathway to decarbonization. 



Decarb 101 – Part Two

Part Two in a Four-Part Series | Part two of the Decarb 101 series explains, in 16 minutes, global building decarbonization issues, the role of the electric grid & building embodied carbon. 



Decarb 101 – Part Three

Part Three in a Four-Part Series | The third module in this four-part series focuses on ASHRAE's involvement in building decarbonization and ASHRAE presidential member Kent Peterson looks at ASHRAE's connection to decarbonization going back to 1975 with ASHRAE Standard 90 and looks ahead to ASHRAE's 2030 and 2050 global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions goals for the built environment. 



Decarb 101 – Part Four

Part Four in a Four-Part Series | In the fourth and final module in the four-part Decarb 101 series ASHRAE presidential member Kent Peterson discusses the pathway to decarbonization, emerging issues and opportunities and how you can help. Watch now to learn eight key measures that can help guide decision-making as we work together to decarbonize the built environment. 



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