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November 14,2012

Focus is on healthy building materials to promote indoor environmental quality and human health

November 14,2012

7,000 members of the green building industry convene for opening plenary headlined by "Morning Joe" co-hosts Mika Brzezinksi and Joe Scarborough...

November 13,2012

Respondents indicated a widespread commitment to sustainable practices

October 03,2012

LEED v4 drafts and the public comment tool are now available on the newly re-launched, re-envisioned...

Plans include a rich mix of proposed uses, including over 15,000 residential uni
September 24,2012

The “Lakeside Idea” is about bridging a brownfield industrial past to a green lifestyle future, from steel mill to innovation mill.

The Gaillard Center project includes the addition of a 1,800 seat multi-purpose
July 25,2012

Seeking LEED Silver certification, the project will begin in August and is slated for completion in December 2014.

Greg Kats
July 18,2012

Kats' role is to help further expand GreenWizard’s impact in the sustainable construction industry.

The new Dr. Phillips Charities building received LEED Silver certification from
July 17,2012

The building incorporates sustainable design features, environmentally-friendly building products, energy efficient systems, and environmentally...

The building cost the city a whopping $146.5 million– which brings back the argu
July 02,2012

The 13-floor building can hold around 900 people, but consumes 60% less water and 32% less energy than most buildings of its kind.

Chicago is known for its green roofs but has few green walls, a trend that began
June 25,2012

Project, with price tag of $2 million to $3 million, needs council approval.