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AB 262 External Stakeholder Outreach Event - Tuesday June 26, 2018

DGS will host the AB 262 External Stakeholder Outreach Event to share information on the Global Warming Potential (GWP) limit methodology for the eligible materials and agency compliance policy.  83 more words


Teck Acute Care Centre: Improving Healthcare Resiliency

Resilience in the built environment involves reducing, adapting to, and mitigating risks. It refers to designing buildings to absorb the shocks of short-term disruptive events or long-term stresses while delivering optimal facility recovery. 732 more words


Roll Out the Rain Barrels

I ordered a rain barrel for my Mother’s Day gift, and last week I installed it in a corner of my yard where it has always been difficult to drag a garden hose. 229 more words

Lansdowne first neighbourhood in Canada to achieve LEED stage 3 certification: City of Ottawa

The city said Tuesday at the Environment and Climate Protection Committee that Lansdowne is the first neighbourhood in Canada to achieve LEED Stage 3 Built Project Silver certification from the U.S. 193 more words


Waking up from a long long nap...

So it has been a while since you may have seen me around the blogosphere, but have faith. I am still here working productively in the sustainability field and working on many LEED projects. 88 more words


The engineering behind the Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building at University of Arizona

Construction is complete on the tallest addition to the Phoenix Biomedical Campus, serving as a hub for healthcare science and research. The Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building (BSPB) is a new 10-story 245,000 square foot clinical research building located on the 30-acre Phoenix Biomedical Campus, that was programmed, designed, and constructed in only 27-months. 457 more words


Chicago's Malcolm X College Awarded LEED Gold Certification

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced on February 18, 2018 that Malcom X College, one of the City Colleges of Chicago located on the West Side of the city, was awarded Leadership in Energy and Efficiency in Design (LEED) Gold certification by the United States Green Building Council (USGBC). 614 more words