30 Jun '14, 3am

San Diego Airport Receives LEED® Platinum Certification #greenbuilding

San Diego Airport Receives LEED® Platinum Certification #greenbuilding

NORESCO’s Sustainability Services group guided a Green Build terminal expansion at SDIA (San Diego International Airport), earning it a LEED (Leadership In Energy And Environmental Design) Platinum certification from the US Green Building Council (USGBC® ), which is the highest LEED certification there is. That means that relatively speaking, this is a stupendously energy-efficient structure!

Full article: http://greenbuildingelements.com/2014/06/30/san-diego-air...

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Solar History: The Koch Brothers Weren’t the First to Try Stopping Solar #greenbuilding

Solar History: The Koch Brothers Weren’t the Fi...

greenbuildingelements.com 30 Jun '14, 4am

The specter of solar units proliferating worried all who made their money selling water distilled by fossil fuels. They de...

How Green Is Renewable Energy? #greenbuilding

How Green Is Renewable Energy? #greenbuilding

greenbuildingelements.com 01 Jul '14, 7am

Dawn has over 15 years experience in the construction industry. She has been a LEED AP since 2006, and is also a Green Bui...

Many Doctors Unaware of Effects of Buildings on Health

Many Doctors Unaware of Effects of Buildings on...

greenbuildingelements.com 01 Jul '14, 3am

The report, “The Drive Toward Healthier Buildings: The Market Drivers and Impact of Building Design on Occupant Health, We...

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greenbuildingelements.com 04 Jul '14, 5am

Motion-sensing lights are activated only when people are in the room, as people tend to leave lights on when they aren’t u...

Bio-Tower Made of Bricks Grown from Corn #greenbuilding

Bio-Tower Made of Bricks Grown from Corn #green...

greenbuildingelements.com 02 Jul '14, 7am

: New York studio The Living has completed this year’s MoMA PS1 gallery pavilion – a cluster of circular bio-towers built ...

Green Materials Report: Ceramic Tile #greenbuilding

Green Materials Report: Ceramic Tile #greenbuil...

greenbuildingelements.com 03 Jul '14, 7am

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Green Materials Report: Wheatboard #greenbuilding

Green Materials Report: Wheatboard #greenbuilding

greenbuildingelements.com 27 Jun '14, 7am

series. GBE is providing information on various building materials and what makes them green. Each post focuses on one mat...

The Dogs Bark, But The Caravan Goes On: The Koch Brothers Weren't the 1st to Try Stopping #Solar #Energy

The Dogs Bark, But The Caravan Goes On: The Koc...

greenbuildingelements.com 02 Jul '14, 6am

The specter of solar units proliferating worried all who made their money selling water distilled by fossil fuels. They de...

DOE Finalizes Furnace Fan Energy Efficiency Standards #greenbuilding

DOE Finalizes Furnace Fan Energy Efficiency Sta...

greenbuildingelements.com 26 Jun '14, 3am

could reduce the device’s energy use by 46 percent, DOE said. It would also save US consumers about $9 billion and reduce ...

Elimination of Tariffs on Environmental Goods Possible

Elimination of Tariffs on Environmental Goods P...

greenbuildingelements.com 08 Jul '14, 3am

to House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) and Senate President Pro Tempore Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) in March, U.S. Trade Represe...

Programs Make Affordable Solar Power Available to Low-Income Neighborhoods #greenbuilding

Programs Make Affordable Solar Power Available ...

greenbuildingelements.com 07 Jul '14, 7am

Arfin developed the leasing program for SolarCity, the San Mateo, CA-based photovoltaic solar panel leasing and installati...

Video Games Venue for Sustainability Concepts? ...

greenbuildingelements.com 11 Jul '14, 3am

Offer complex avenues for social interaction. Move beyond “us versus them” and focus on other types of social collaboratio...

EcoFriendlyBuilder Mexico’s Largest Rooftop Solar Array Features SolarWorld Solar Panels... #Energy #InspiringPics

EcoFriendlyBuilder Mexico’s Largest Rooftop Sol...

greenbuildingelements.com 25 Jun '14, 4am

Developed and installed by 3Tek Solar, a solar integrator based in Tijuana, the system is composed of 4,284 high-performan...

Biomass Electricity Could Fuel Future of Electric Vehicles #greenbuilding

Biomass Electricity Could Fuel Future of Electr...

greenbuildingelements.com 09 Jul '14, 7am

In a final rule issued last week, U.S. EPA said it would allow renewable electricity made from certain biomass sources to ...

Green Materials Report: Permeable Concrete

Green Materials Report: Permeable Concrete

greenbuildingelements.com 11 Jul '14, 7am

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