Usually school district budgets limit the extent of energy-efficient and renewable energy technologies that can be included in high performing schools.
Prompted by the California energy crisis of 1999 – 2001, managers at Adobe Systems' San Jose, Calif., headquarters sought to reduce energy use by 10%.
Manitoba Hydro, the province's sole energy provider, began planning for a new, energy-efficient headquarters in 2002. The design team soon realized that the extreme climate ...
When the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) decided to move 800 staff out of leased space into a new office building on its Golden, Colo., campus, it used that opportunity to build a living lab for best practices in net zero energy performance based on DOE and NREL research.
California State University, Monterey Bay Tanimura and Antle Family Memorial Library: Monterey Bay, CA
The Tanimura and Antle Family Memorial Library is the academic hub for California State University Monterey Bay, which opened 12 years ago on the site of former military base Fort Ord.
For the 700 residents of the Solaire, New York high-rise living is providing a green culture that has set new standards with New York building agencies.
The cold storage facility was the first warehouse to earn the ENERGY STAR and reduced its annual energy use by 25% over four years.
Two Ohio Honda auto plants have reduced their environmental impact through energy efficiency measures, reducing waste from manufacturing processes and conserving natural resources ...
The Omega Center for Sustainable Living in upstate New York decided to build a wastewater treatment system to mitigate its impact on the tributary system ...