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Valencia College at Lake Nonas innovative new $21.7 million Academic Building d

Valencia College at Lake Nonas innovative new $21.7 million Academic Building designed by SchenkelShultz Architecture. Ben Tann

November 20, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Featuring the latest technologies, the three-story, academic facility includes academic spaces an...

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November 15, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Partnership will help further USGBC’s mission by advancing green building education

November 15, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

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

November 15, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

7,000 members of the green building industry convene for opening ple...

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

Respondents indicated a widespread commitment to sustainable practices

A ceiling-high stone fireplace framed by rustic wooden logs was created by artis

A ceiling-high stone fireplace framed by rustic wooden logs was created by artisans for the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis. Elsewhere

November 11, 2012 | By Amy McIntosh, Associate Editor, Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor, and Rob Cassidy, Editorial Director

Hotel boom signals good news for greener lodging facilities

The 15,000-sf 911 facility in Morris, Ill., designed and built by Wight & Co. fo

The 15,000-sf 911 facility in Morris, Ill., designed and built by Wight & Co. for the Grundy County Public Building Commission.

November 11, 2012 | By Amy McIntosh, Associate Editor, Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor, and Rob Cassidy, Editorial Director

Public sector remains a bastion of sustainability

The Edwin and Nancy Van Brunt Central Energy Plant, which powers the entire 34-a

The Edwin and Nancy Van Brunt Central Energy Plant, which powers the entire 34-acre campus at Phoenix Childrens Hospital, was b

November 11, 2012 | By Amy McIntosh, Associate Editor, Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor, and Rob Cassidy, Editorial Director

Green medical facilities extend beyond hospital walls

The LEED Platinum-rated Panama Commons, in Panama City, Fla., is a community of

The LEED Platinum-rated Panama Commons, in Panama City, Fla., is a community of four-story, family-oriented apartment buildings

November 11, 2012 | By Amy McIntosh, Associate Editor, Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor, and Rob Cassidy, Editorial Director

Sustainably designed apartments are apples of developers’ eyes

College Park Elementary School, Virginia Beach, Va., has an integrated wetland g

College Park Elementary School, Virginia Beach, Va., has an integrated wetland garden situated in a courtyard area; it serves as

November 11, 2012 | By Amy McIntosh, Associate Editor, Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor, and Rob Cassidy, Editorial Director

High-performance schools put ‘sustainability’ in the lesson plan

Net-zero energy Health Professions & Student Services Building, North Shore Comm

Net-zero energy Health Professions & Student Services Building, North Shore Community College, Danvers, Mass., by DiMella Shaffe

November 11, 2012 | By Amy McIntosh, Associate Editor, Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor, and Rob Cassidy, Editorial Director

Enter the new era of ‘disclosure and transparency’

October 25, 2012

Openlands, a Chicago-based metropolitan conservation organization, presented its 2012 Conservatio...

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October 03, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

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

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September 26, 2012 | By Robert Cassidy

Your firm is invited to contribute to this special issue, which will be distributed at Greenbuild...

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

Plans include a rich mix of proposed uses, including over 15,000 residential units and more than 15-million-square-feet of retai

September 24, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The “Lakeside Idea” is about bridging a brownfield industrial past to a green lifestyle future, f...

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Classroom at Ross (Calif.) School with balanced daylighting. School districts ar

Classroom at Ross (Calif.) School with balanced daylighting. School districts are demanding improved acoustics, thermal comfort,

September 18, 2012 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

When educators and school administrators describe their vision for new K-12 school buildings as ‘...

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The new outer envelope of the A.J. Celebrezze Federal Building serves as a therm

The new outer envelope of the A.J. Celebrezze Federal Building serves as a thermal blanket in winter, reducing the need for mech

September 17, 2012 | By Charles Young

An aged federal building gets wrapped in a new double wall glass skin.

The Colonel Smith Middle School in Fort Huachuca, Ariz., is about to open for th

The Colonel Smith Middle School in Fort Huachuca, Ariz., is about to open for the 2012-2013 school year. The 330-student facilit

September 07, 2012 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Getting to net-zero is not easy, but the promise of eliminating energy bills and using state-of-t...

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The 180,000-sf LEED Gold Genzyme Corporation Biologics Support Center in Framing

The 180,000-sf LEED Gold Genzyme Corporation Biologics Support Center in Framingham, Mass. Fore Solutions, the green building co

July 31, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The Top 10 AEC Firms in Green Buildings and LEED Accredited Staff.

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

The Gaillard Center project includes the addition of a 1,800 seat multi-purpose auditorium, a 38,715-sf exhibit hall that includ

July 25, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

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

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Greg Kats

Greg Kats

July 18, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

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

The new Dr. Phillips Charities building received LEED Silver certification from

The new Dr. Phillips Charities building received LEED Silver certification from the USGBC.

July 17, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The building incorporates sustainable design features, environmentally-friendly building products...

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The building cost the city a whopping $146.5 million which brings back the argu

The building cost the city a whopping $146.5 million which brings back the argument between building new energy efficient build

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

Chicago is known for its green roofs but has few green walls, a trend that began in the late 1980s in France.

June 25, 2012 | By Melissa Harris

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

Jerry Yudelson

Jerry Yudelson

June 14, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Sustainability planning, green building and water efficiency consultant, Jerry Yudelson keynoted...

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

USGBC Center for Green Schools and other experts to present practical tips.

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

The Tufts School of Dental Medicine developed a multi-year, multi-phase master plan to promote sustainability and positive envir

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

Project receives LEED Gold certification.

In the spring of 2009, Muhlenberg College embarked on an expansion and renovatio

In the spring of 2009, Muhlenberg College embarked on an expansion and renovation to Seegers Student Union. The college develope

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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