Citations with the tag: SUSTAINABLE buildings
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- Green is the colour of money.
// Building Design; 3/18/2011, Issue 1956, p19
The article focuses on the adoption of green buildings in Great Britain to reduce carbon dioxide emissions, in which its rise in popularity was due to financial and regulatory factors such as the lighting of a green building costs less and regulations that set a minimum energy performance.
- New Green Building Standard Available.
// ASHRAE Journal; Jan2010, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p6
The article informs that the first U.S. code-intended commercial green building standard is available in the January, 2010 issue of "ASHRAE."
- HOME GREEN HOME.
LYON, JOSHUA // Country Living; Nov2010, Vol. 33 Issue 10, p98
A review is offered for a 1,607 square feet sustainable cottage located at downtown Manhattan, New York City.
Eckelkamp, Stephanie // Kiwi; Mar2010, p34
The article focuses on places in Baltimore, Maryland that advocates green and healthy living which includes the Fairfield Inn & Suites, Port Discovery Children's Museum, and Earth Alley.
- Companies Help Region Become Energy Star.
Hirsh, Lou // San Diego Business Journal; 4/23/2012, Vol. 33 Issue 17, p3
The article reports that the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) program in San Diego, California, achieved the ninth rank in the nation for commercial projects including 117 certified buildings.
- Canyon Lake Is Turning "GREEN"!
Henry, Rex // Bulverde Standard (Canyon Lake, TX); 5/9/2007, Vol. 23 Issue 19, p10
The article describes a sustainable building in Canyon Lake, Texas.
- Green Condos.
Henry, Rex // Atlanta; Jan2009, Vol. 48 Issue 9, p33
The article presents information on three residential eco-friendly properties, located in Georgia, at DeKalb Avenue, Casson Street, and Peachtree Road, respectively.
Henry, Rex // Enterprise/Salt Lake City; 4/23/2012, Vol. 41 Issue 39, p8
The article reports on the 24th ranking attained by Salt Lake City, Utah in the top 25 cities with most Energy Star buildings list.
- Plan calls for convention center.
Brown, Hal // Burnet Bulletin (Texas); 5/27/2009, Vol. 137 Issue 21, p19A
The article reports on the release of comprehensive plan's draft copy for sports complex and convention center sustainable development in Burnet County, Texas.
- SURROUNDART GOES GREEN IN BROOKLYN.
Brown, Hal // Art Business News; Jan2009, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p40
The article lists the energy-saving features of the green multi-tenanted Perry industrial building in New York City which include solar panels and wind-power turbines, rain barrels and above-standard insulation and vapor barriers.
- Massachusetts opens new green court building.
Brown, Hal // American City & County; Nov2010, Vol. 125 Issue 11, p27
The article reports on the opening of the Fall River Justice Center in Fall River, Massachusetts in October 2010, which was designed for the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.
- GRAIN'S LIST: MICHIGAN'S LARGEST LEED CERTIFIED BUILDINGS.
Brown, Hal // Crain's Detroit Business; 4/11/2011, Vol. 27 Issue 15, p17
A list of Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) certified buildings in Michigan including General Motors Lansing Delta Township Plant, Steelcase Wood Furniture Manufacturing Plant, and Ice Mountain Bottling Plant is presented.
- GRAIN'S LIST: MICHIGAN'S LARGEST LEED CERTIFIED INTERIORS.
Brown, Hal // Crain's Detroit Business; 4/11/2011, Vol. 27 Issue 15, p17
A list of the largest Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) certified buildings in Michigan including Siemens Industry Inc., Steelcase Worklab, and Kandu Inc. is presented.
- GREEN BUILDING MARKET PACING THREE-FOLD GAINS BY 2013.
Brown, Hal // Rock Products; Jan/Feb2010 Cement Americas Supp, p8
The article reports on the increasing growth of the U.S. green building market, potentially tripling by 2013 according to the report "Green Outlook 2009: Trends Driving Change," released by McGraw Hill Construction.
- LAST WORD.
Brown, Hal // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest; 3/5/2010, Vol. 54 Issue 10, p4
The article reports that Gulf states are revising green building principles.
- quiz questions.
Brown, Hal // Environmental Design & Construction; Jan2013, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p54
A quiz concerning the new product certification system, Green Squared for construction of sustainable buildings in the U.S. is presented.
Brown, Hal // Planning (14672073); 1/22/2010, Issue 1852, p36
The article relates the sustainabilty of old infrastructures in Great Britain that include the Buckingham Palace and giant prehistoric stones.
- LGBTA buildings join green movement.
Granger, Liz // Windy City Times; 8/6/2008, Vol. 23 Issue 47, p7
The article focuses on the development of green buildings for the gay and lesbian community in the U.S.
- THE LIST.
Granger, Liz // Las Vegas Business Press (10712186); 7/25/2011, Vol. 28 Issue 30, p32
A list of the top Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) buildings in Nevada is presented, including Aria Convention Center and Showroom, Aria Hotel Tower, and Boyd Shared Services.
- Las Vegas City Hall, Businesses Turn Buildings Green.
Granger, Liz // AirGuide Online.com; 3/1/2010, p5
The article focuses on sustainability buildings in Las Vegas, Nevada and informs that the City Hall of Las Vegas can meet the standards of silver certification of the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) green building.
- Green infrastructure is given centre stage.
Ibrahim, Magda // Horticulture Week; 3/12/2010, p15
The article reports on the recognition of the value of green infrastructure by the built environment industry that was demonstrated in the Cityscape installation at the Ecobuild exhibition in London, England.
- BUILDING: EPCOR changes Edmonton skyline.
Ibrahim, Magda // Canadian Consulting Engineer; Oct/Nov2010, Vol. 51 Issue 6, p8
The article focuses on the EPCOR tower under construction in Edmonton, Canada which was picked by the International Initiative for Sustainable Built Environment as a poster project for Sustainable Buildings 2011.
- Greener properties underperform by 4%.
Ibrahim, Magda // Estates Gazette; 11/27/2010, Issue 1047, p48
This article reports on a study which found that environmentally sustainable properties have underperformed their less "green" counterparts in Great Britain in the first quarter of 2008.
- SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC TO HELP CONSTRUCT ENERGY-EFFICIENT HOUSES IN RUSSIA.
Ibrahim, Magda // Electrical Wholesaling; Apr2013, Vol. 94 Issue 4, p11
The article discusses the A-PRIORI Project which will build green houses in the Moscow, Russia starting in May 2013 with the participation of companies including Schneider Electric, Lafarge, producer of cement, aggregates and concrete, and Saint-Gobain, producer of building materials.
- DOCKLANDS CENTRE WINS COUNCIL BACKING.
Ibrahim, Magda // Planning (14672073); 10/1/2010, Issue 1888, p1
A photograph of the 30 million pound sustainability centre in Docklands which received backing from the London Borough of Newham in England is presented.
- LEED PROJECTS.
Ibrahim, Magda // Las Vegas Business Press (10712186); 2009 Book of Lists, p58
A list of the top Leadership in Engineering and Environmental Design (LEED) projects in Las Vegas, Nevada for 2009 is presented, including 4275 Dean Martin Drive, Big Town Mechanical Headquarter, and the Boca Raton Luxury Condominium.
- How Green Will Green GET?
Ferenc, Jeff // Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering; Dec2007, Vol. 79 Issue 12, p5
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- Greening K-12 Schools.
Yudelson, Jerry // Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering; Feb2008, Vol. 80 Issue 2, p8
An excerpt from the book "The Green Building Revolution," by Jerry Yudelson is presented.
- Revolutionizing Building Design: GET READY.
Weil, Mike S. // Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering; Jun2009, Vol. 81 Issue 6, p5
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses an article on the announcement of the Engineering Green Buildings (EGB) Conference and Expo to be held in Nashville, Tennessee on September 24-25, 2009, the publishing of the 37th edition of the HPAC Engineering Info-dex,...
- Learning to 'Walk the Talk'.
Arnold, Scott // Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering; Jun2011, Vol. 83 Issue 6, p7
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses the Engineering Green Buildings Conference, the Optimum Buildings Conference, and the event HVACR Week Thursday Night Extravaganza.
- Going Green in Pittsburgh.
Borg, Ashley; Catering, Levy // ASHA Leader; 9/25/2007, Vol. 12 Issue 13, p21
The article focuses on the "green" initiatives undertaken by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Schools Conference 2007 in the David Lawrence Convention Center, a "green building," in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Information is provided for the center's environmental footprint.
- Canada Joins Green Building Movement by Launching Council.
Borg, Ashley; Catering, Levy // Environmental Design & Construction; Nov2003, Vol. 6 Issue 7, p8
Reports on the official launch of the Canada Green Building Council in Vancouver, British Columbia on July 31, 2003. Canada's decision to join the worldwide green building movement; Vancouver's hosting of the Green Build Celebration; Participation of green building professionals from the U.S....
- Soy-Based Coatings Revive Chicago's Shedd Aquarium.
Borg, Ashley; Catering, Levy // Environmental Design & Construction; Nov2003, Vol. 6 Issue 7, p12
Reports the use of environmentally-friendly, soy-based building products to revitalize the facade of the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago, Illinois. Use of the Environmental Liquid Membrane System (ELMS) Natural Masonry Jacket as a waterproof material for the structure's walls; Application of the ELMS...
- Perspectives On Sustainable Design.
Seal, Jenifer L.; Browning, William D. // Environmental Design & Construction; Nov2003, Vol. 6 Issue 7, p24
Shares sustainable design leaders' perspectives on the green building industry's past, present and future as the end of 2003 approaches. 10th anniversary of the U.S. Green Building Council; Real Estate Investment Trusts and other industry players' realization of the importance of getting...
- Then and Now: How Things Have, and Have Not, Changed in 10 Years.
Burke, Kevin // Environmental Design & Construction; Nov2003, Vol. 6 Issue 7, p26
Offers insights into the past, present and future of the green building industry as the year 2003 comes to an end. Changes and growth of sustainable development; Author's career at William McDonough and Partners; Growth of enviromental design from a fledgling movement to an emerging force in...
- Transforming Green Building Trends for Success.
Paladino, Tom // Environmental Design & Construction; Nov2003, Vol. 6 Issue 7, p28
Offers insights into the past, present and future of the green building industry as the year 2003 comes to an end. Integration of green development concepts in the design and construction industry; Growth of the U.S. Green Building Council; Increase in the number of Leadership in Energy and...
- A Strong Foundation of Local Organizations is Key to Continued Success.
Flora, Rebecca L. // Environmental Design & Construction; Nov2003, Vol. 6 Issue 7, p32
Offers insights into the past, present and future of the green building industry as the year 2003 comes to an end. Growth in regionally-based, non-profit organizations with green building missions in the U.S.; Changes and growth of the green building industry; Key role played by the U.S. Green...
- Green Building Community Welcomes Newcomers, Encourages Long-Time Devotees.
Schaffner, Christopher // Environmental Design & Construction; Nov2003, Vol. 6 Issue 7, p34
Offers insights into the past, present and future of the green building industry in the U.S. as the year 2003 comes to an end. Green building community's efforts toward sustainability; Increased interest in the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) rating system; Factors...
Schaffner, Christopher // Environmental Design & Construction; Nov2003, Vol. 6 Issue 7, p108
Lists resources for environmental design and construction in the U.S and Canada. AIA Library and Archives; American Bamboo Society; Building Environmental Science and Technology; CTG Energetics Inc.; Canadian Wood Council; EnvironDesign; Engberg Anderson Design Partnership.
Schaffner, Christopher // Building Greenscrapers; 2010, p32
A subject index for the book "Building Greenscrapers" is presented.
Schaffner, Christopher // Building Greenscrapers; 2010, p32
The sources cited within this issue are presented including the web sites of the institution Building Green, EcoGeek organization, and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
- BEST IN SHOW.
Schaffner, Christopher // Builders Merchants Journal; Apr2011, p28
The article reviews the exhibition "Ecobuild" at the ExCel centre in London, England in 2011.
- SHOCKING STAT OF THE MONTH.
Schaffner, Christopher // EC&M Electrical Construction & Maintenance; Dec2010, Vol. 109 Issue 12, pC2
The article presents a statistic on the projected value of construction starts for green buildings in the U.S. in 2015.
- Green building funding hit by cuts.
Schaffner, Christopher // Utility Week; 5/28/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 19, p5
The article features the budgetary cut on the million-pound grant for the Low Carbon Buildings Programme in Great Britain that disappointed solar heating and renewable energy trade groups.
- LEED good for everyone.
Hydes, Kevin // Canadian Consulting Engineer; Jun/Jul2004, Vol. 45 Issue 4, p6
Presents a letter to the editor regarding the impact of the green building rating system, LEED program.
- Green Building Council Feels Slighted Over Story on Eco-Friendly Apartments.
Ervin, Christine // National Real Estate Investor; Apr2004, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p8
Presents a letter to the editor regarding the article "Eco-Friendly Apartments Get The Green Light" published in the January 2004 issue of "National Real Estate Investor."
- Is going green 'hogwash'? Not everyone thinks so.
Kalette, Denise // National Real Estate Investor; Nov/Dec2010, Vol. 52 Issue 8, pG10
The article focuses on the views of the respondents of the 2010 Green Building Survey conducted by the periodical "National Real Estate Investor," in partnership with the U.S. Green Building Council.
- ASHRAE announces publication of manual on new version of efficiency design standard 90.1.
Kalette, Denise // Paintindia; Mar2011, Vol. 61 Issue 3, p134
The article reports on the publication by ASHRAE of a user's manual on the new, revised version of Standard 90.1 on the energy-efficient design of buildings.
- PANEL SUGGESTS 100 WAYS TO MAKE NYC BUILDINGS GREENER.
Kalette, Denise // Journal of Property Management; May/Jun2010, Vol. 75 Issue 3, p8
The article reports on the release of a comprehensive analysis of building codes by the New York City Green Codes Task Force.
- GREEN SCENE.
Kalette, Denise // Ranger Rick; Sep2010, Vol. 44 Issue 9, p19
The article presents a list of the U.S. cities with the most green buildings, and information for children on how to get their parents to adopt greener lifestyles.