ENR 2018 Top 100 Green Building Design Firms and Contractors: Green Is Growing in New Ways

ENR 2018 Top 100 Green Building Design Firms and Contractors: Green Is Growing in New Ways

The market for sustainable design and construction continues to grow. However, the well-ordered world of sustainable design and construction process through compliance with the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design standards has become more complicated, with...
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Kuhlin Center earns LEED Gold certification for green design

Kuhlin Center earns LEED Gold certification for green design

Less than a year after receiving national recognition for its modernity, the Kuhlin Center is the recipient of another award. The U.S. Green Building Council honored the home of the University’s School of Media and Communication for its green design....
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Is LEED Tough Enough for the Climate-Change Era?

Is LEED Tough Enough for the Climate-Change Era?

Twenty years ago, the U.S. Green Building Council piloted its LEED certification, which has reshaped architecture and real estate. But how much does it dent buildings’ energy use? In the late 1980s, revolution was afoot in the world of architecture....
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Green building, green business, growing grapes

Green building, green business, growing grapes

Nearly 12 years in the making, the building at Shelburne Vineyard is officially certified for having been sustainably built and energy efficient. Ken and Gail Albert started their journey into wine over 20 years ago in the Champlain Valley. They...
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LEED green building certification for The Centre at Tigné Point

LEED green building certification for The Centre at Tigné Point

The Centre at Tigné Point has been awarded the LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold accreditation. The LEED rating system, developed by the US Green Building Council, is the foremost programme for buildings, homes and communities which ar...
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Oman’s OCEC wins LEED Gold certification

Oman’s OCEC wins LEED Gold certification

The Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre (OCEC) has received a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold certification from the US Green Building Council (USGBC) for its exhibition centre, car park, and energy centre (Package 2), a report said...
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Mid-Atlantic remains ‘green building’ leader

Mid-Atlantic remains ‘green building’ leader

The U.S. Green Building Council’s annual list of the top states for green building once again puts Maryland and Virginia in the top 10, and if D.C. were a state, it would easily rank as No. 1. The list, based...
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Infographic: Top 10 countries and regions for LEED in 2017

Infographic: Top 10 countries and regions for LEED in 2017

Check out our infographic about the 2017 top 10 countries and regions for LEED. USGBC’s annual top 10 countries and regions for LEED recognizes markets outside the U.S. that are using LEED to create healthier, more sustainable spaces that work...
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Kellogg Global Hub achieves LEED Platinum status

Kellogg Global Hub achieves LEED Platinum status

415,000-square-foot architectural gem recognized for its low carbon footprint The Kellogg School of Management’s Global Hub has been awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum certification, joining Kresge Centennial Hall as a Nort...
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