Posts Tagged ‘LEED’

Frito-Lay North America Headquarters Achieves LEED Gold

Frito-Lay North America Headquarters Achieves LEED Gold

PepsiCo's Frito-Lay North America recently announced its Plano, TX, headquarters has been awarded LEED® Gold Certification from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and verified by the Green Building Certification Institute...Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: ReUze™ Water Piping System

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: ReUze™ Water Piping System

This CPVC water piping system from Charlotte Pipe and Foundry Company is a practical, easy-to-install system for non-potable water uses inside...Read More...

First LEED®-Built Ritz-Carlton Hotel and Wellness Center Now Open

First LEED®-Built Ritz-Carlton Hotel and Wellness Center Now Open

The eco-conscious Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte, designed to achieve LEED® Gold certification and provide a slate of new conveniences for frequent travelers, is now open in the heart of Charlotte’s thriving uptown...Read More...

WEB EXCLUSIVE:  Green Roofs And Commercial Environments

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Green Roofs And Commercial Environments

Guest Contributor Kelly Duke explains how green roofs can help bring nature closer to urban settings, improve insulation and air quality, and work to deliver both economic and social benefits to their...Read More...

JLL Employs 500+ Sustainability Professionals

JLL Employs 500+ Sustainability Professionals

As part of the Global Sustainability Commitment, Jones Lang LaSalle in April 2008 pledged to increase its sustainability accredited professionals to 200 in 2008 and to 500 in...Read More...

Maine Supermarket Platinum

Maine Supermarket Platinum

In Augusta, a Hannaford store has earned the highest level of LEED...Read More...

Chipotle Mexican Grill First Restaurant Ever to Receive Platinum Level LEED® Certification

Chipotle Mexican Grill First Restaurant Ever to Receive Platinum Level LEED® Certification

Chipotle Mexican Grill announced that it has been awarded Platinum level LEED® certification by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) for its Gurnee,...Read More...

Building Automation Trends: Integration Revolution

Building Automation Trends: Integration Revolution

The next wave of building automation systems may help simplify operations while saving...Read More...

Expanded Pasadena Convention Center Pursuing LEED Silver

Expanded Pasadena Convention Center Pursuing LEED Silver

The expanded facility opened on March 1, 2009, six weeks ahead of...Read More...

Pizza Fusion Unveils World’s First LEED® Certified Pizzeria

Pizza Fusion Unveils World’s First LEED® Certified Pizzeria

Pizza Fusion was recently awarded Gold and Silver certifications by the United States Green Building Council (USGBC) for its first two restaurants built to LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) specifications in Palm Beach Gardens and Weston, Florida. This recognition makes Pizza Fusion the first LEED certified pizzeria in the...Read More...