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GNHCC Achieves Energy Savings Through the Energize CT Initiative

GNHCC Achieves Energy Savings Through the Energize CT Initiative

| October 27, 2017

New Haven, CT – Taking care of business is their motto. The Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce (GNHCC) is leading their community of entrepreneurs by example, participating in energy efficiency programs to help ensure their facilities are running at peak performance. “This program is so easy and efficient, it is unbelievable. We wish we […]

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Mass Audubon Breaks Ground on a Net Zero Environmental Learning Center

Mass Audubon Breaks Ground on a Net Zero Environmental Learning Center

| October 27, 2017

Lincoln, MA – Chapman Construction/Design recently broke ground on an Environmental Learning Center at Mass Audubon’s Drumlin Farm Wildlife Sanctuary in Lincoln. Designed and built to achieve net zero certification, through the International Living Futures Institute, the building must produce as much renewable energy as it consumes on an annual basis.   The project team […]

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Structuretone Green Building Survey Shows Wellness is Growing

Structuretone Green Building Survey Shows Wellness is Growing

| October 27, 2017

New York – A recent survey conducted by construction management firm Structure Tone finds that green building is still a major market differentiator, and employee wellness is increasingly important to tenants. However, for the second year in a row, cost remains a major barrier. Now in its second year, the anonymous survey was sent to a select […]

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GNHCC Leads by Example

| October 26, 2017

Greater New Haven Chamber Achieves Energy Savings through the Energize Connecticut Initiative New Haven, CT – Taking care of business is their motto. The Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce (GNHCC) is leading their community of entrepreneurs by example, participating in energy-efficiency programs to help ensure their facilities are running at peak performance. “This program […]

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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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PHIUS N.E. Award Winners

PHIUS N.E. Award Winners

| October 23, 2017

Seattle, WA – PHIUS awarded the finalists of the 2017 Passive Projects Competition during the annual Design Awards ceremony at the 12th Annual North American Passive House Conference in September. This juried competition recognizes exemplary fully certified passive building projects of all types and climate zones. Winners in New England included: Best Overall Project Winner: Elm Place, […]

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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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