Energy Efficiency

September 27, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

As PVs grow in popularity, nearly half of all installations require roof rack systems. Our expert...

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Entries included a refurbished three-story supportive housing facility from a 20
September 19, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Judges scored building entries on a number of criteria including architectural excellence, techni...

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The four-inch-thick Metl-Span insulated roof panels are finished in Cool Forest
September 17, 2012 | By Susan Bady, Contributing Editor

Metal roofing systems offer values such as longevity, favorable life cycle costs, and heightened...

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September 11, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

City is first in U.S. to disclose private-sector building energy data from a mandatory benchmarki...

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Fort Knoxs energy consumption analysis of all Disney Barracks complex facilitie
July 17, 2012

U.S. Army Fort Knox: Using the Earth for space heating and cooling. The U.S. Department of Energy...

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July 12, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Under this Capital Improvement Program, the Lend Lease team will be responsible for renovation an...

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

The 13-floor building can hold around 900 people, but consumes 60% less water and 32% less energy...

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Plumosa School of the Arts has been awarded LEED Gold by the USGBC.
July 02, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Education project dedicated to teaching sustainability in the classroom.

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

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

The Golden Gate Bridge Pavilion marks the famous bridge's 75 years.
June 22, 2012

With features such as Nichiha's Illumination series panels, super-insulating glass units, and LED...

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June 19, 2012 | Posted by Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor

Part of Better Buildings Initiative, Centers Will Focus on Energy Efficiency Workforce Developmen...

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June 13, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Top-level real estate professionals have been ignored as the industry has pushed to get sustainab...

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LEO A DALYs design for the headquarters reflects SACs close culture, collabora
June 12, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

LEO A DALY also provided site selection, programming and master planning services for the project...

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June 11, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Porto brings a broad depth of expertise in civil and structural engineering to new and existing p...

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The newly installed windows offered an unexpected benefit for those who work in
June 11, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

New windows would need to not only stand the test of time, but also accommodate the aesthetics of...

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June 11, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

eservices platform uses the power of the Internet to deliver more value to customers.

June 11, 2012 | By Marilyn E. Kaplan, RA, FAPT, and Joseph P. Hill, RA

Our experts analyze the next generation of energy and green building codes and how they impact re...

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Augie Insalaco
June 11, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Reed Construction hired Augie Insalaco as a project manager and promoted Matt Mahoney from projec...

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Hill will be managing construction of four of the ten towers to be built as part
June 11, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The complex is a mixed-use development featuring both residential and commercial properties.

June 08, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The Living Building Challenge was chosen from a pool of 122 of entries from around the world.

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June 08, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Student input on green elements provides learning experience.

The Tufts School of Dental Medicine developed a multi-year, multi-phase master p
June 08, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Project receives LEED Gold certification.

Kris Yates
June 08, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Yates is responsible for the start up, launch and ongoing sales and marketing of Allsteel’s new B...

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In the spring of 2009, Muhlenberg College embarked on an expansion and renovatio
June 08, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Seegers Student Union at Muhlenberg College has been reconstructed to serve as the core of social...

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Stantecs 2011 Sustainability Report outlines its performance towards environmen
June 07, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Stantec's fifth annual Sustainability Report was prepared in accordance with the internationally...

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Many of the energy challenge organizational meetings took place in the Santa Fe
June 06, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Tenants can exceed building energy challenge targets recently announced by Mayor Emanuel.

Sensor-operated faucets, such as this wall-hung, ADA-compliant model, help impro
June 06, 2012 | BY C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Earn 1.0 AIA/CES learning units by studying this article and successfully completing the online e...

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June 05, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Peter Ellis will now lead Cannon Design's urban planning and city design practice in collaboratio...

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The Chicago Center for Green Technology is the nations first rehabilitated muni
June 04, 2012

Chicago Center for Green Technology uses high-speed, energy-efficient hand dryers to share its gr...

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June 01, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

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