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Extended Care to Reduce Energy Use

Extended Care to Reduce Energy Use

| January 10, 2020

Boston – Sudbury Pines Extended Care ended the year with a more than 25% reduction in energy use following a partnership with Eversource. The family-owned small business is now a more efficient year-round environment for guests, families and employees, all while reducing its environmental impact and saving $18,000 in yearly energy costs. The energy efficiency […]

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This Past Decade Has Produced a Sustainability Shift

This Past Decade Has Produced a Sustainability Shift

| January 8, 2020

Submitted by The Ashkin Group Channel Islands Harbor, CA – The past decade is when sustainability came of age, according to Steve Ashkin, president of The Ashkin Group. “There has been what I call a ‘sustainability shift.’ More companies now realize that sustainability, cost savings, risk aversion, and business growth, all go hand in hand,” […]

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Mass. Clean Energy Industry Grows For Ninth Consecutive Year

Mass. Clean Energy Industry Grows For Ninth Consecutive Year

| January 7, 2020

Boston – The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) announced the state’s clean energy sector has continued its trend of upward growth, adding 1,069 workers to the clean energy workforce between 2018 and 2019. The figures, released as part of MassCEC’s 2019 Massachusetts Clean Energy Industry Report, found that the industry now employs over 111,836 workers […]

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GBI Seeks Buildings to Pilot Green Globes for Existing Buildings 2019

GBI Seeks Buildings to Pilot Green Globes for Existing Buildings 2019

| January 6, 2020

National – Green Building Initiative (GBI) began a revision process early in 2019 to create Green Globes for Existing Buildings (EB) 2019, a significant update to GBI’s Green Globes program for in-use buildings. The update includes parallel content, as applicable, from the published ANSI/GBI 01-2019 Green Globes Assessment Protocol for Commercial Buildings, which is focused […]

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Breakthrough Tool Empowers Users to Reduce Embodied Carbon

| December 19, 2019

Atlanta – The Embodied Carbon in Construction Calculator (EC3) tool launched in public beta version at Greenbuild, gives the building industry a powerful means to take action on an area of growing concern: embodied carbon emissions of building materials. This free, open-access tool, based on the industry’s first database of digitized Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs), […]

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Deerfield Academy’s Fieldhouse Achieves LEED Gold Certification

Deerfield Academy’s Fieldhouse Achieves LEED Gold Certification

| December 9, 2019

Deerfield, MA – Skanska, a global construction and development firm, recently announced that Deerfield Academy’s new fieldhouse has achieved LEED Gold certification. Regarded for its impressive architecture and design by Sasaki, the complex also recently received the Honor Award for Excellence in Architecture from AIA New England. In line with Skanska’s staunch commitment to environmental […]

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ULI’s Greenprint Center Releases Report on Embodied Carbon

ULI’s Greenprint Center Releases Report on Embodied Carbon

| November 20, 2019

Washington – The Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) Greenprint Center for Building Performance has released a new report, “Embodied Carbon in Buildings Materials for Real Estate,” explaining how reducing embodied carbon in the construction process can save developers money and help mitigate the impacts of climate change. Greenprint is a worldwide alliance of leading real estate […]

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$1.73M in Awards Announced to Support Energy Efficient Construction

| November 7, 2019

Boston – The Baker-Polito Administration announced $1.73 million in awards to support energy efficient new construction for affordable housing developments in six cities and towns built to Passive House standards. The grants, awarded to eight affordable housing developments in Cambridge, Gloucester, Hanson, Northampton, Holbrook and Boston totaling 540 high-efficiency units, provide energy savings and improved […]

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Green Bonds: Financing the Path to Sustainability

Green Bonds: Financing the Path to Sustainability

| October 30, 2019

What is a Green Bond? by Mike Eardley A green bond is a type of bond that finances new or ongoing environmentally friendly projects aiming to combat climate change. These typically consist of projects aiming to improve the energy and sustainability of buildings and facilities, wastewater management, transportation, and other efforts to reduce negative effects […]

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