The property company will diversify its investor base thanks to a new bond to fund green commercial developments.
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By replacing old-fashioned bulbs with LEDs, cities can save 40-70% on their street lighting energy bills. SmartGridNews.
GRESB's goal is to provide real estate investors with the tools needed to monitor and manage sustainability performance. GreenBiz.
Green homes comprised 23% of the overall residential construction market in 2013 and are expected to grow. EL.
Used for thatching and other traditional building techniques, natural materials are experiencing a renaissance. Guardian.
The Council unanimously passed a building code requiring new and refurbished homes to have sunlight-reflecting roofs. ThinkProgress.
The building is made of 5,278 aluminum cans, 2,000 yards of tension cables and 2,000 post consumer recycled water bottles. 3p.
Our migration to more sustainable buildings is an evolving process that requires a consistent combination of goals, results and critiques.
The UK's largest living wall was unveiled this week, not only brightening up the streets but also helping to reduce urban flooding. GreenBiz.
The urban roof gardens aim to increase city sustainability and engage employees, writes Tass Mavrogordato, Guardian.