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Benefits of Green leases

The concept of green leasing has gone mainstream as more building owners, managers, and tenants incorporate environmental stewardship and sustainability into their operations. According...

Urban planning and climate change

Corporate interests large and small are focused on what the impact of climate change means to their business. Two-thirds of the world’s greenhouse gases...

HOW LANDSCAPING FOR SHADE REDUCES ENERGY COSTS

ENERGY EFFICIENCY: IT’S GOOD FOR SUSTAINABILITY, AND GREAT FOR THE POCKETBOOK.  To cut energy consumption, environment and budget conscious homeowners are turning to windows with...

Green design in 2017

Sustainability is often the thread that connects many of the architecture and product design topics of 2017. Curbed gives a rundown of the sustainable design...

Modular shipping container homes can be energy-efficient

By upcycling shipping containers and transforming them into modular homes, hotel developments or emergency housing, Cocoon Modules create homes that are 15% cheaper than...

Cleveland Clinic Has Gone Green

The Cleveland Clinic takes sustainability and energy efficiency seriously. Its environmentally conscious practices are deeply integrated intoits culture. So far, the health care system...

Louisville to Become the Cornerstone of a Nature-Inspired Medical Trial

The Green Heart Project is hoping to save lives. In an innovative new clinical trial, the project seeks to use nature to improve air...

Could Cork Be the Answer to Our Environmental Needs?

By its very nature, cork is both recyclable and renewable, as it is the only tree that regenerates its bark. Recently, cork has been...

Sustainability in construction and development

Sustainability has become a trendy term in construction. More consumers than ever want to know what materials were used to make the products we buy...

Built In Cold: Thermal Energy Storage for Cold Storage Construction Projects

It’s no secret that cold storage facilities are a huge investment for end users in the frozen food market. Ongoing operational cost, and energy...