Report finds Pennsylvania a rising U.S. leader in clean energy

Pennsylvania added nearly 1.4 gigawatts of clean energy capacity and attracted $3.5 billion in private investment between 2009 and 2013, helping to make the Keystone state a “rising leader” in renewable energy investment, according to a report from the Pew Charitable Trusts. Meanwhile, new clean energy projects planned in Pennsylvania over the next decade are expected to add 5 gigawatts [...]

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WMU earns national recognition from U.S. Green Building Council

Western Michigan University is one of just 10 schools and individuals nationwide honored Dec. 17 by the U.S. Green Building Council’s Center for Green Schools, which named the top innovators in school sustainability at all educational levels. WMU was named the 2014 Best of Green Schools recipient in USGBC’s higher education category. The annual awards program is designed to recognize the best environmental [...]

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Timken HQ Receives LEED Gold Certification

The Timken Company recently announced that its World Headquarters building has earned LEED Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. LEED (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) sets the international standard for green-building excellence, and this certification recognizes The Timken Company’s adherence to solid green design and practices. Built in 1966, the building located near the Akron-Canton airport recently underwent a $65 million, 240,000-square-foot [...]

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LEED IEQ Certification Services in Texas & the Gulf Coast offered by Indoor Environmental Consultants

Across Texas and the Gulf Coast, a growing number of building owners and management companies have recognized the benefits of obtaining the USGBC Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification for their properties.  To obtain this coveted status, there are a number of credit categories where points can be earned towards certification. One major category for LEED certification is [...]

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Leed Resources passes AGM resolutions

StockMarketWire.com - Leed Resources, (AIM: LDP), the natural resource investment company, has confirmed that, at the AGM held earlier today, all resolutions were duly passed. At 3:13pm: [LON:LDP] Leed Resources PLC share price was -0.02p at 0.09p Story provided by StockMarketWire.com – See more at: http://www.stockmarketwire.com/article/4939311/Leed-Resources-passes-AGM-resolutions.html#sthash.gDRtwuI8.dpuf

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Timken World Headquarters Receives Prestigious LEED® Gold Certification for Green-Building Excellence

The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR; www.timken.com) today announced that its World Headquarters building has earned LEED® Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council®. LEED (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) sets the international standard for green-building excellence, and this certification recognizes The Timken Company’s adherence to solid green design and practices. Built in 1966, the building located near the Akron-Canton airport recently underwent a $65 [...]

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Eastman Office in Singapore Achieves LEED® Certification – See more at: http://3blmedia.com/News/Eastman-Office-Singapore-Achieves-LEEDr-Certification#sthash.mW3FV1OB.dpuf

Eastman is pleased to announce that its office located in the Metropolis building in Singapore has been awarded LEED® Gold by the U.S. Green Building Council, a non-profit organization dedicated to sustainable building and construction. LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is a certification program that recognizes best-in-class sustainable building practices and strategies. To receive LEED certification, building [...]

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LEED® Platinum-Level Concept Home Constructed With Roseburg FSC®-Certified Wood Framing and Other Environmentally Certified Building Products

A demonstration home built with wood framing materials supplied by Roseburg, an Oregon-based forest products company, and certified by SCS Global Services to meet Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC) standards, will soon be occupied by a family in New Orleans’ Lower 9th Ward, thanks to an innovative collaboration between LivingHomes and the Make It Right foundation. The 1,450 square foot, three-bedroom, two-bath modular home, recently showcased at the [...]

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