Quantifying the financial benefits of multifamily retrofits

Quantifying the financial benefits of multifamily retrofits

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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Infographic | Wood and environmental benefits

Infographic | Wood and environmental benefits

As design and construction techniques to advance sustainability become increasingly important, wood continues to present itself as one of the most environmentally beneficial materials.

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Aging building gets new energy efficient life

Aging building gets new energy efficient life

Massachusetts project converts school into 12 high-performance apartments that capitalizes on solar water heating technology.

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VRF system brings efficiency to historic building

VRF system brings efficiency to historic building

Mackie Building poses challenges for installation of LG solution

Colleges, universities providing lessons on green, sustainable building

Colleges, universities providing lessons on green, sustainable building

Higher education taking lead in educating people about value of high-performance construction

Study: Aerosol-based duct sealing superior to traditional sealing methods

Study: Aerosol-based duct sealing superior to traditional sealing methods

Approach particularly beneficial when access to ductwork limited

'Wonkavator' no longer movie magic

'Wonkavator' no longer movie magic

thyssenkrupp's MULTI elevator system helps buildings overcome challenges of global urbanization, improve efficiency

UV light helping extend life of HVAC units

UV light helping extend life of HVAC units

Technology prevents mold, bacteria from building up on coils, enhances efficiency




Demand, opportunities for commercial geothermal heating up

Demand, opportunities for commercial geothermal heating up

Benefits, new financing options make solutions more popular in private sector

Mass. heads 2017 top 10 states for LEED

Mass. heads 2017 top 10 states for LEED

Annual ranking puts state at No. 1 for second straight year

A look back at 2017

A look back at 2017

With 2018 upon us, this past year set the stage for further advancements in green and sustainable building

Obtaining a high-performance 'edge'

Obtaining a high-performance 'edge'

EEBA summit provides chance for builders to learn, share ideas




Indoor airPLUS looks to be resource for high-performance builders

Indoor airPLUS looks to be resource for high-performance builders

EPA uses EEBA to create synergy with those in green building industry




EEBA proves high-performance building learning experience

EEBA proves high-performance building learning experience

Builders use event to share ideas, learn new strategies




Manufacturers forge partnerships to promote high-performance building

Manufacturers forge partnerships to promote high-performance building

Lennox among several businesses at EEBA summit looking for progress industry




$2 billion sustainable development opens in Texas

$2 billion sustainable development opens in Texas

Whisper Valley homes offer latest tech, energy-saving features

Developers and Builders Going All In on Geothermal Heating and Cooling

Developers and Builders Going All In on Geothermal Heating and Cooling

A growing number of homebuilders and developers are using geothermal HVAC to differentiate their homes and neighborhoods in the tight new home market.

Four major sports leading the way in green initiatives

Four major sports leading the way in green initiatives

Teams scoring big with energy-efficient moves

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