If you're at a school where the only green action you're seeing is the annual seeding of the commons, don't despair. In the world of higher education, even the most ambitious sustainability plans often begin with tiny steps taken by individual departments.
- By Dian Schaffhauser
- Jun 02, 2009
The university is offering three new environmental programs related to sustainability, public policy, and green building.
The EnOcean Alliance is dedicated to advancing sustainable building automation.
The conference and expo will raise awareness, conserve resources, and keep attendee costs down.
Mayor Bloomberg's city has introduced the Greener, Greater Buildings Plan to improve the city's energy efficiency.
Spurred by the Obama administration's call to reduce the country's dependence on foreign oil by adopting alternative energy sources and increasing energy efficiency, green is rapidly becoming the color of choice across all facets of the federal contracting community.
- By David Hubler
- Apr 30, 2009
Mixed use and LEED certifications mark the American Institute of Architects criteria for its list of top sustainable designs.
The retail division of the ACE Group is launching a contractors' pollution liability program.
The Department of Environmental Protection has created guidelines for landlords submitting proposals related to the agency's offices, specifying energy management systems, water conservation, and commuting facilities.
The state-supported facility will collect, analyze, and disseminate data to further the growth of the clean energy industry.
No. 1 on TripAdvisor's list is a dive resort in Belize.
The Oak Ridge National Laboratory will get a new chemicals and materials sciences research building thanks to $71.2 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.