Sustainability | Oct 9, 2017

New Arizona State University building will reach triple net-zero performance

The science and research complex will include an atrium biome filled with plants and water.

Sustainability | Gensler Oct 4, 2017

The solutions to climate change are already at our fingertips

To keep global temperature rise below 2 degrees Celsius of warming, the International Energy Agency (IEA) reports that the global buildings sector will need to decrease its total annual greenhouse gas contribution by 77% by 2050.

Green | Paladino Oct 2, 2017

Five strategies to improve energy performance in existing buildings

After performing retro-commissioning and energy audits for more than five million square feet of existing building real estate, we have developed a list of common low/no-cost Energy Conservation Measures (ECMs) that are identified on the majority of projects.

Codes and Standards | Sep 12, 2017

Washington, D.C. is first LEED Platinum city in the world

All city government buildings are powered by renewables.

K-12 Schools | Aug 31, 2017

Environmental studies building highlights sustainability in every design element

The LEED Platinum and Zero Net Energy Verified building minimizes energy use via its site orientation.

Higher Education | Aug 31, 2017

Hilltop L.A. campus preserves over 90% of its 447-acre site as open space

The Los Angeles campus is being built at a site in the eastern portion of the Santa Monica Mountains.

Data Centers | Aug 16, 2017

The world’s largest data center is being built 140 miles north of the Arctic Circle

The 600,000-sm facility will be on a secure property surrounded by a moat.

Green | Aug 11, 2017

A school’s sports hall is created entirely from bamboo

The building boasts a zero-carbon footprint and is naturally ventilated.

K-12 Schools | Aug 9, 2017

A school in Denmark is clad in 12,000 solar panels

C.F. Møller designed the building to create a connection between the school premises and the surrounding public urban space.

Sustainability | Aug 7, 2017

Existing storage center becomes symbol of renewable energy for a southwestern German town

The tower’s design comes from the Laboratory for Visionary Architecture’s (LAVA) winning competition entry for an energy park and storage tower.

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