Green buildings

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March 18, 2013

Three recent reports only confirm what many people believe: the world is experiencing a growth in green construction and renovations as well as a growth in reliance on renewable energy generation.

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March 12, 2013

Health clubs use more energy than many people think, but a growing number of club operators are turning to energy audits and green equipment to make their commercial businesses more energy efficient.

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March 5, 2013

Schools and universities look for ways to make their facilities and operations more efficient and environmentally responsible.

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January 22, 2013

LEED-Gold library offers roomy, light-filled spaces along with ample square footage.

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January 15, 2013

For years, a widely publicized green building has failed to meet a key design goal, calling into question the scientific value of high-performance-building case studies

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December 7, 2012

SunEdison applauds the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation for its "Going Green" sustainability initiative, which is expected to save the state's taxpayers more than $45 million.

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November 12, 2012

San Diego Gas & Electric's Energy Innovation Center, a showcase facility where residential and business customers can learn about energy efficiency, alternative fuel transportation and clean generation, has achieved LEED Platinum certification by the U.S. Green Building Council.

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September 18, 2012

Ensuring innovative, but underfunded, new technologies get noticed—and used.

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September 11, 2012

Opened in late April, the Courtyard Scottsdale Salt River boasts two firsts. It’s the first volume-built LEED-certified Courtyard by Marriott. And, poised at the edge of Scottsdale, the property is the first Marriott-branded hotel on U.S. tribal land.