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TRUE Zero Waste Rating System Unveiled

| October 26, 2017

(This article was originally published on USGBC.org ‘s website on Sept. 7.) Washington, D.C. – Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI), an organization independently recognizing excellence in green business industry performance and practice globally, recently unveiled Total Resource Use and Efficiency (TRUE), the new brand identity for its zero waste rating system. TRUE helps businesses and […]

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altE Assists in Hurricane Relief 

altE Assists in Hurricane Relief 

| October 23, 2017

  Boxborough, MA – altE, a New England supplier of solar panels and solar power equipment, is powering ahead to provide alternative energy assistance in Puerto Rico and other areas hit hardest by hurricanes Harvey, Irma, Maria, and Jose. altE is donating an off-grid solar-power system — 3,300-watt solar-panel array, hybrid solar inverter, and batteries, with […]

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  Mass. Green Energy CPA Speaks at Conferences

  Mass. Green Energy CPA Speaks at Conferences

| October 20, 2017

Waltham, MA – Kathy Parker, CPA, MST, a partner at Rodman CPAs of Waltham, will be a speaker at two renewable energy conferences. An active leader of Rodman CPA’s Green Team, Parker is a recognized expert in tax incentives and solar renewable energy credits. After her appearance on Nov. 7 at IEEE Green Energy and […]

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81 Wyman Street Targets LEED Silver

81 Wyman Street Targets LEED Silver

| October 19, 2017

Waltham, MA – Hobbs Brook Management LLC has begun a full interior renovation of 81 Wyman Street in Waltham. Plans are to reposition the space, located in the heart of Waltham’s technology corridor, into a modern, amenity-rich Class A office building. The highly sustainable building, which will feature an abundance of natural light, LED lighting, […]

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Northeastern U Makes the Grade with Energy Efficiency

Northeastern U Makes the Grade with Energy Efficiency

| October 13, 2017

Boston – Northeastern University teamed up with Eversource Energy during the construction of its Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Complex (ISEC) on Columbus Avenue in Boston — a six-story facility featuring 234,000sf of lab and classroom space — to enhance its energy efficiency and sustainability goals. Eversource collaborated with architecture firm Payette, engineering firm Arup, and general […]

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The Connection Helps Save Big with Lighting Upgrades

The Connection Helps Save Big with Lighting Upgrades

| October 6, 2017

New Haven, CT – As a nonprofit human services organization, The Connection in New Haven knows that cost savings can mean the difference between helping a few people or many more in need. Operating a facility for 24 hours a day, seven days a week can be costly, and any increased efficiencies can make a […]

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MetroWest YMCA Installs 144 kW Solar PV System

| September 13, 2017

Partners with Solect Energy and PowerOptions Framingham, MA – MetroWest YMCA has partnered with Solect Energy to install a 144 kilowatt (kW) solar energy system on the roof of its Framingham facility. The array consists of 374 photovoltaic (PV) panels, which are projected to produce 154,000 kilowatt hours (kWh) of energy annually. That is enough […]

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Rhode Island Building Puts Net Zero on the Map

| August 24, 2017

Submitted by National Grid According to the New Buildings Institute, the number of net zero projects doubled from 2012 to 2014. Yet confusion around the term “net zero” prevents it from reaching its full potential, an even wider, faster adoption across the country. So what does it mean for a building to be net zero? […]

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