Green Building

Green Building Helps the Environment While Saving Money

(3BL Media/Just Means) Green building is a trend that is on the upswing. The number of global builders that have at least 60 percent of their projects certified green will double from 2015 to 2018, predicts the World Green Building Trends. By 2023, commercial building owners and managers will have invested an estimated $960 billion globally on making their existing built infrastructure green.

Exclusive Q&A with Karen Clarke-Whistler, Chief Environmental Officer, TD Bank

TD continues green strategy with the first bank-led green bond in Canada

Caesars Entertainment Achieves LEED Certification

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - Who says casinos can’t be built sustainably? Two of Caesars Entertainment’s latest developments have achieved U.S. Green Building Council’s  Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification. The Horseshoe Casino Baltimore achieved LEED Gold certification. The LINQ Las Vegas achieved LEED Silver certification. 
 

Cities on the Verge: How Data and Technology Will Accelerate Urban Sustainability

GreenBiz's VERGE Salon focused on next-gen buildings and cities

New 49ers Stadium to be Solar-Powered and Ultra-Green

After an unexpectedly "bright" NFL season in which they played in the Super Bowl, the San Francisco 49ers have announced that solar panels on their new $1.2 billion stadium will generate enough electricity over the course of the year to offset the power consumed during home games.

Dan Probst of Jones Lang LaSalle Honored for Leadership in Next-Gen Buildings

Dan Probst of Jones Lang LaSalle has won the inaugural VERGE 25 Award in the category of Next-Gen Buildings. Probst, who is Chairman of Energy and Sustainability Services, received the award for harnessing building automation systems to drive sustainability and for advocating for greater data transparency.

EPA Energy Star building certifications spark emissions and reductions

U.S. Cities with the most Energy Star certified buildings that shows significant cost savings and emissions reductions

USGBC’s Top 10 States List Shows Regional Diversity, Expansion

LEED Platinum certification plaque at Saltwater Creek State Park, Ga.

Owens Corning HQ in Ohio Achieves LEED-EB Gold Certification

14-year old headquarters of Owens Corning earns green building status from LEED’s Existing Building (EB) program.

Green McDonald’s to Educate Customers on Environment

A green McDonald’s restaurant in California has come up with an innovative way to promote environmental sustainability.

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