There are nearly half a million multifamily units in Chicago. More than 60% of low-income individuals living in multifamily buildings in Chicago reside in buildings that are more than 75 years old. This situation presents significant potential for energy savings.
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As design and construction techniques to advance sustainability become increasingly important, wood continues to present itself as one of the most environmentally beneficial materials.
Massachusetts project converts school into 12 high-performance apartments that capitalizes on solar water heating technology.
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Founder and chairman Bob Fincher used part of his summer vacation to tour Midwest companies that are championing the integration of green technologies and tactics into our homes and other buildings. Here's what he found.
Mackie Building poses challenges for installation of LG solution
Higher education taking lead in educating people about value of high-performance construction
Approach particularly beneficial when access to ductwork limited
thyssenkrupp's MULTI elevator system helps buildings overcome challenges of global urbanization, improve efficiency
Technology prevents mold, bacteria from building up on coils, enhances efficiency
Benefits, new financing options make solutions more popular in private sector
Annual ranking puts state at No. 1 for second straight year
With 2018 upon us, this past year set the stage for further advancements in green and sustainable building
EEBA summit provides chance for builders to learn, share ideas
EPA uses EEBA to create synergy with those in green building industry
Builders use event to share ideas, learn new strategies
Lennox among several businesses at EEBA summit looking for progress industry
Whisper Valley homes offer latest tech, energy-saving features
A growing number of homebuilders and developers are using geothermal HVAC to differentiate their homes and neighborhoods in the tight new home market.
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