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New Construction (NC) measures the performance of buildings above and beyond environmental and building laws, regulations, and mandatory standards. NC applies to the design and construction of new buildings.
Retrofits and Renovations (RR) focuses on the building features that improves the performance of existing buildings. RR applies to existing buildings that have undergone major retrofit or renovation activities.
Operations (OP) focuses on the performance of the people that operates buildings, which includes planning, implementing, and improving the systems and strategies for the operations and maintenance of buildings. OP applies to existing buldings that have undergone no or minimal renovation or retrofit activities.