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Helpful items to include when Commissioning Hot Water Boilers

As the multifamily construction grows, it is important to be aware of Commissioning needs for the Hot Water Boilers prior to construction.  To reduce costs and maintenance overruns, central boilers may be more effective than individual water heaters at each unit. 328 more words

Bay Area

LYFE Talks: Taking Sustainability One Step Further

LYFE Messenger: Yahoo! Finance
LYFE Location: Chicago
LYFE Line: By pursuing the Delos WELL Certification Standard, in addition to LEED certification, LYFE Kitchen is taking sustainability one step further   89 more words

LYFE Talks

George L. Catrambone Ribbon Cutting Ceremony!

Becica Associates LLC is proud to announce Governor Chris Christie’s celebratory opening and the successful completion of the George L. Catrambone Elementary School.  Becica Associates was responsible for the design of the new 109,000 square foot Elementary School in Long Branch, New Jersey.  145 more words

Building Design Services

Grainger's New Data Center First LEED Certified Center

Lake Forest, Ill.-based Grainger, the broad line supplier of maintenance, repair and operating systems, recently announced that its new data center located in Lake Forest, “…is certified as the world’s first Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design facility of this type,” as stated in a recent Grainger press release. 355 more words

We passed the energy tests!

Earlier this week Honor’s Corner passed the final energy audit.  The audit measures the “tightness” of the home by evaluating two features: the exterior seal and the internal ductwork.   669 more words

The House

Register for the USGBC-Utah 2014 Sustainability Summit

Sustainable Building Summit: An Atmosphere of Change
Friday, October 3
The Leonardo (209 E 500 S)

This year’s Sustainability Summit includes world class keynote speakers who will be joined by local and national presenters. 515 more words

Salt Lake City

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Don't miss the Myron Willson, director of the Sustainability Resource Center, at the USGBC Utah Summit on Oct. 3 from 2:15-3:15 pm. Register for the summit online at usgbcutah.org/event-1743925/Registration.

Progress at 85 Linden Lane

Well, a lot has happened in less than a month.

The land was cleared on the southern side of the over-sized lot which contains my current home, and the duplex which will be my new green home.   394 more words