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Demonstrates Feasibility of Sustainable High-Performance Labs
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RALEIGH, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 9, 2007--Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE: HIW), the largest owner and operator of suburban office properties in the Southeast, today announced that it has been awarded a build-to-suit contract by the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) to develop a $31.7 million...
Upping Estimated 60 Million Under-Insulated Attics to DOE Guidelines Could Save 103 Million* Barrels of Oil Annually – Enough to Fill 51 Supertankers – and Help Reduce U.S. Dependence on Foreign Oil
Tool Designed to Help Building Owners Qualify for Tax Deduction
Takeda is the first pharmaceutical office building in Illinois to receive gold certification
-- New building in Minnetonka reinforces UnitedHealth Group's commitment to environmental sustainability and corporate social responsibility Improved indoor environments shown to increase employee health and well-being
MADISON, WI - May 1, 2007 - Leonardo Academy has been selected by the Clinton Foundation to manage the LEED for Existing Building (LEED-EB) certification process and greening of operations at the Clinton Library in Little Rock, Arkansas. This initiative was publicly announced...
UMB Bank at Stapleton Features a Green Roof and Environmentally Friendly Building Materials
Largest "Green" Food and Beverage Facility in the World