A Zero Carbon building operates with 100% efficiency, involving the energy it generates on the site and that obtained from external renewable sources. A Zero Carbon building generates the minimum emissions for its operation and mitigates the impact it could have through actions that reward.
How to achieve EDGE Zero Carbon?
- Have the EDGE Advanced certificate with 40% energy reduction.
2. Measure 1 year of operations with at least 75% occupancy.
3. Apply renewable energy measures or carbon credits to achieve Zero Carbon.