TITLE

Going for Gold

AUTHOR(S)
Ramsey, Lindsey
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
FoodService Director;1/15/2008, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article deals with Gold Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification received by Providence Newberg Hospital in Newberg, Oregon. A hospital press release states that the operation purchases 50% wind power, 25% low impact hydropower and 25% geothermal power. It uses about 40% less water and 26% less energy than a normal hospital due to these elements. Beyond the design of the building, the operation uses cleaning supplies and practices that reduce its impact on the environment.
ACCESSION #
28453729

 

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