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ACEEE Gives Award for Energy Efficiency

| January 17, 2019

Waltham, MA – The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) announced that Mass Save® has received an Exemplary Energy Efficiency Program award for its Commercial and Industrial Water Heater Initiative in Massachusetts. The Commercial and Industrial Water Heater Initiative was recognized for its effectiveness in expanding the market acceptance of high efficiency natural gas equipment. Distributors are able […]

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GBI Announces 2019 Board of Directors

| January 10, 2019

National – The Green Building Initiative (GBI) announced the election of its 2019 board of directors. Outgoing GBI Chair Rich Mitchell has passed the gavel after a two-year term to Tim Atkinson, vice president of sales for Stimson Lumber Company of Portland. Atkinson has served on the GBI board of directors since 2013 and served […]

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Senior Center Earns LEED Certification

Senior Center Earns LEED Certification

| January 9, 2019

Hamden, CT – The Middletown Senior/Community Center has earned Silver certification in Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED), from the U.S. Green Building Council. The architectural, engineering and interior design firm on the project was Silver / Petrucelli + Associates. The $5 million facility, which opened in 2015, earned 50 points across several sustainable […]

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Climate Change and the Future of the A/E/C industry

Climate Change and the Future of the A/E/C industry

| December 24, 2018

by Emily Langner In 2018, the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) both released landmark reports detailing the catastrophic effects climate change will continue to have on the world economy, with the NOAA report expanding on the threats to U.S. national security, essential services, and the […]

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Clean Energy Industry Adds Over 1,500 Jobs

Clean Energy Industry Adds Over 1,500 Jobs

| December 20, 2018

Boston – The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) announced that the state’s clean energy sector has continued its trend of upward growth, adding more than 1,500 workers to the clean energy workforce between 2017 and 2018. The figures, released as part of MassCEC’s 2018 Massachusetts Clean Energy Industry Report, found that the industry now employs over […]

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Boston Developer Extends Commitment to Sustainability

Boston Developer Extends Commitment to Sustainability

| December 13, 2018

Boston – Boston Properties, Inc, a publicly-traded developer, owner and manager of Class A office properties, announced that, together with Calpine Energy Solutions, LLC and Taylor Consulting & Contracting, it has signed an agreement to purchase specific-source renewable energy equal to the expected electricity needs of the company’s actively managed Massachusetts portfolio. Under the agreement, Boston […]

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Dartmouth College Aspires to Net Zero Energy Use

Dartmouth College Aspires to Net Zero Energy Use

| November 20, 2018

Hanover, NH – Leers Weinzapfel Associates is reimagining Dartmouth College’s vacant 1960s Dana Hall library, adding onto and converting it into a vibrant faculty and graduate student center. Part of a wider campus renewal plan, the reimagined building aspires to net zero energy use.     Located at the heart of 1960s medical school buildings on the school’s siloed north […]

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USGBC’s Green Building Showcase ’18 Winners

USGBC’s Green Building Showcase ’18 Winners

| November 19, 2018

Editor’s note: High-Profile Monthly had the good fortune to attend this year’s Green Building Showcase 2018. The winning projects appear here with contents edited for print. For complete commentary, visit: https://usgbcma.org/blog/gbs-18-winner-and-photos/  Boston – Once a year, some 300 architects, engineers, contractors, developers, owners, facility managers, building users, lenders, suppliers, and those who play a role in […]

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Aldon Electric Completes Work at Emmanuel College

Aldon Electric Completes Work at Emmanuel College

| November 16, 2018

Weymouth, MA – Aldon Electric, Inc., headquartered in Weymouth, recently completed comprehensive electrical construction of Emmanuel College’s new 19-story residence hall at 300 Brookline Avenue in Boston. The NECA contractor’s project scope included installation of the facility’s primary and emergency power systems, electrical distribution system, fire alarm, interior and exterior lighting, and lighting control system. […]

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T&T Completes Electrical Construction for BC 

T&T Completes Electrical Construction for BC 

| November 16, 2018

  Newton, MA – T&T Electrical Contractors, Inc., based in Everett, has completed ground-up electrical construction of the new Boston College Field House, a state-of-the-art indoor/outdoor practice and training facility for BC’s football team and other college varsity sports teams. The facility will also be utilized for campus recreation, club sports, and intramural sports. T&T […]

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