Aqucell and PHOENIX Water Recycling will be exhibiting at the 2014 Greenbuild International Conference and Exhibition, October 22-24, at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, LA. Stop by booth 622 and see how we can contribute to earning up to 15 LEED® points for your next project.
Greenbuild International Conference & Expo 2014
The Greenbuild International Conference & Expo is the world’s largest conference and exposition dedicated to green building, and it’s the place where 23,000 attendees and 750 exhibitors from the green building industry come together ...
TELUS Garden receives official LEED Platinum certification
Following an extensive review, the Canada Green Building Council awarded TELUS Garden Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum certification. This is the highest rating a building development can receive. This honour was presented at today’s launch of the Smart Prosperity initiative at TELUS Garden, attended by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. TELUS President and CEO Darren Entwistle is a founding member of the Smart Prosperity initiative, a new group of Canadian leaders committed to...
Concrete Industry Issues Environmental Product Declarations
The North American Precast Concrete industry hasannounced the release of Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) in three key precast concrete product categories. The EPDs will allow architects, engineers, building owners, and other specifiers to better understand the environmental impacts of precast and prestressed concrete products. The precast concrete industry wide EPDs are now available for the following products: Architectural and Insulated Wall Panels, Structural Precast Concrete Products and Underground...
SunPower Recognized by Industry Groups for Sustainability Achievements at Solar Panel Manufacturing Plant in the Philippines
SunPower extended its industry leadership in environmental sustainability today by earning industry accolades for green initiatives implemented at the company`s solar panel manufacturing plant in the Philippines. Recognition included Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold Certification from the U.S. Green Building Council, as well as a 2015 Excellence in Ecology and Economy (E3) Award from the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry. "We`re honored that the Philippine Chamber of Commerce...
Abengoa’s headquarters, Campus Palmas Altas, becomes a global benchmark after obtaining LEED Platinum certification
This is the highest of the four categories established by the US Green Building Council (USGBC), making it the first building in Europe to obtain this certification. Campus Palmas Altas has attained the highest score in its category worldwide Abengoa (MCE: ABG.B/P SM /NASDAQ: ABGB), the international company that applies innovative technology solutions for sustainability in the energy and environment sectors, has been recognized by the US Green Building Council (USGBC), which has awarded LEED (Leadership in...
Green construction is major U.S. Economic Driver
The green building sector is outpacing overall construction growth in the U.S. and will account for more than 2.3 million American jobs this year, according to a new U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) study from Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE:BAH). The 2015 Green Building Economic Impact Study, released today by USGBC and prepared by Booz Allen, finds the green building industry contributes more than $134.3 billion in labor income to working Americans. The study also found that green construction’s growth rate...