May 27, 2015

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Arby’s Reaches 11 Percent Energy Reduction Since 2011, On Way to Achieving 15 Percent Reduction Goal by End of 2015

Posted: May 22, 2015 – 12:44 PM EST

ATLANTA, May 22 /CSRwire/ - Arbys Restaurant Group, Inc. (ARG), franchisor of the Arby brand, today announced that it has reached 11 percent total energy reduction per company-owned restaurant since 2011, paving the way to a goal of 15 percent energy reduction by...

TD Economics looks at the Impact of ‘Green’ Buildings on the Toronto Condo Market

Posted: May 15, 2015 – 03:50 PM EST

TORONTO, May 15 /CSRwire/ - TD Economics has released a special report titled The Market Benefits of Green Condos in Toronto. The report shows that: Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certified, or buildings represent an increasing share of new construction, including...

LPL Financial’s San Diego Office Earns LEED Platinum Designation

Posted: Apr 20, 2015 – 12:00 PM EST

SAN DIEGO, Apr. 20 /CSRwire/ - LPL Financial LLC, the nation's largest independent broker-dealer*, a custodian for registered investment advisors (RIAs), and a wholly owned subsidiary of LPL Financial Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: LPLA), today announced that the firms San Diego office building has...

Balfour Beatty Construction’s Net-zero Modular Classroom Project for Oak Park Unified School District Honored with Green School Award

Posted: Mar 11, 2015 – 03:51 PM EST

SAN DIEGO, Mar. 11 /CSRwire/ - Balfour Beatty Constructions net-zero modular classroom project completed on behalf of the Oak Park Unified School District has been honored with the United States Green Building Councils (USGBC) California Central Coast Chapters Green School Award. Comprised of...

Wind Power to Debut on GM’s Renewable Energy Roster

Posted: Feb 17, 2015 – 03:19 PM EST

DETROIT, Feb. 17 /CSRwire/ - General Motors for the first time is procuring wind to power its manufacturing operations, enabling one of its Mexico facilities electricity needs to be run mostly on renewable energy. This addition of 34 megawatts of wind power allows...

Impact Infrastructure Introduces AutoCASE, Sustainable Return on Investment Tool

Posted: Jan 14, 2015 – 12:00 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, Jan. 14 /CSRwire/ - Impact Infrastructure today unveiled AutoCASE, a cutting-edge, cloud-based tool that enables triple-bottom line business case analysis to become an integrated part of a BIM project design workflow. Triple Bottom Line [TBL] analysis goes beyond exploring only...

IKEA to Increase Size of Michigan’s Largest Roofto Solar Array by Approximately 25% Atop Detroit-Area Store in Canton, MI

Posted: Dec 03, 2014 – 04:59 PM EST

CONSHOHOCKEN, PA , Dec. 03 /CSRwire/ - IKEA, the worlds leading home furnishings retailer, today announced plans to increase the solar array atop its Detroit-area store that opened eight years ago in Canton, MI. In September, IKEA began work on a 44,000-square-foot expansion...

Sustainable Minds and TOTO Accelerate Impactful Innovation in Product Transparency Reporting to Drive Greener Purchase Decisions by Making Environmental Performance Information Understandable and Meaningful

Posted: Oct 22, 2014 – 02:27 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS, L.A., Oct. 22 /CSRwire/ - (Greenbuild, Booth #616) - Sustainable Minds (SM), a cloud software and services company whose mission is to operationalize environmental performance in product development and manufacturing, continued to demonstrate market leadership by launching today ten new SM...

CVS/pharmacy West Haven Store Awarded Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum Certification

Posted: Oct 20, 2014 – 03:26 PM EST

WOONSOCKET, R.I., Oct. 20 /CSRwire/ - CVS Health announced today that the CVS/pharmacy store in West Haven, Connecticut has been awarded the Leadership in Energy Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum certification, making it the most energy efficient CVS/pharmacy store in the country. This achievement...

Driving Sustainable Innovation to Market: How a Cleantech 100 Winner is Disrupting the Cement and Concrete Sector

Posted: Oct 08, 2014 – 05:23 PM EST

WASHINGTON, DC, Oct. 08 /CSRwire/ - On the heels of his startup being named to the Global Cleantech 100 List, Tom Schuler, CEO of Solidia Technologies, shared his experience leading a startup with a disruptive technology that reduces carbon emissions up to 70...

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