Green Buildings

Women to take centre stage at African Real Estate and Infrastructure Summit

<b>The upcoming African Real Estate and Infrastructure Summit will shine the spotlight on women who continue to break down barriers in the property</b> …

News (South Africa)

Queensland sets new green building benchmark in healthcare

The Queensland Government's $1.8 billion Sunshine Coast University Hospital (SCUH) has become the largest public healthcare facility in Australia to …

Built Environment

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August 16, 2018 | 05:58 PM<p>Lancaster, Pa. among first cities in the world to get LEED certification<p>Marie Cusick<p>Steam Pipe Trunk Distribution Venue via Flickr Creative Commons<p>Lancaster is among the first cities in the world to achieve the new LEED certification.<p>Lancaster has achieved a Gold …

Data Mining

Naples Hotel Group's Miami Hotel Awarded LEED Building Certification

MIAMI, Aug. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Naples Hotel Group, a leading hotel development and management company, celebrates the TownePlace Suites by Marriott Miami Airport for achieving the LEED Silver certification by the U.S. Green Building Council under their rating system, which is the …

Hospitality

53 Metro stations to ‘Go Green’

<b>Mumbai -</b><p>Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) is paying special attention to its Mumbai Metro project. So far, MMRDA has connected …

Mumbai

JEG Tower @ One Acacia

A momentous ground-breaking ceremony was held for JEG Development Corp.’s (JDC) first high-rise building, the JEG Tower @ One Acacia, a structure …

Philippines

Global Green Building Material Market Analysis By Top Players, Size, Share Forecasting UpTo 2026

Aug 10, 2018 (marketresearch.biz via COMTEX) -- Worldwide Green Building Material Market Research Report represents the proficient analysis of Green …

Green Living

Let's Talk About... Building Air Tightness

A building enclosure with good air tightness can aid in energy efficiency and thermal comfort. Nobody wants their expensive, conditioned air escaping …

Energy Efficiency

West Hollywood Planning Commission Approves Fairfax/Romaine Project

West HollywoodWest Hollywood Planning Commission Approves Fairfax/Romaine ProjectMixed-use building to feature 34 apartments and ground-floor …

Urban Design

Performance of Green Roof Integrated Solar Photovoltaics in Toronto

Abstract (summary): Green (vegetated) roofs and solar photovoltaics are among a range of solutions intended to meet environmental sustainability …

University of Toronto

Sick kids, hazardous classrooms: The solution requires better planning for Philly’s schools | Opinion

Philadelphia seems poised to take steps to make things right. City Council's proposed FY19 budget will provide $180 million to schools to help …

School Districts

Bates Smart-designed Australian Embassy to be the greenest possible

Green will be the flavour of Australia in Washington D.C. as the country’s environmental credentials will be on show in the heartland of US politics …

Sustainable Design

Infosys To Set Up Rs 750-Crore Software Development Centre In Noida

Prime Minister hailed Infosys for expanding its presence in Uttar Pradesh as part of the ''Rising Uttar Pradesh, Powering New India'' event in …

India

Infosys setting development centre in Noida

Noida, July 29 (IANS) Global software major Infosys is setting up a software development centre in Uttar Pradesh's Noida at a cost of Rs 750 crore, …

India

Infosys’s Noida facility to cost ₹750 crore

Infosys will invest ₹750 crore in the first phase to build a 2.7 million square feet facility to accommodate 5,000 employees in Uttar Pradesh’s …

India

Infy to invest Rs 750 cr in Noida campus

Infosys, India's second largest IT services provider will be investing Rs 750 crore to set up a facility in Noida.<p>As part of this project, in the …

Uttar Pradesh

Olympia Group clinches ₹125-cr. land deal

The city-based Olympia Group has picked up a 5.5-acre property belonging to Exide Industries at Alandur.<p>Sources in the real estate sector, who …

Real Estate

6 teens designed this wacky green building of the future

This design, which took first place in a building concept competition, might be fantastical–but we could all learn a thing or two from the people who are going to have to live through the worst of climate change.<p>The dual forces of climate change and population growth threaten to make life in cities …

United Technologies

Report from Healthy Building Network slams PVC production

<b>Making vinyl and other plastics releases dangerous pollutants. Do they belong in green buildings?</b><p>PVC, often called vinyl, has long been controversial …

Sustainability

Delhi High Court gets new 'green' block

The Delhi High court will soon have 15 more courts added to its building as the Chief Justice of India will inaugurate the new block on Wednesday.<p>The …

Judiciary

Government confirms local authorities can set energy standards beyond Part L in NPPF - UKGBC - UK Green Building Council

NEWS: Government confirms local authorities can set energy standards beyond Part L in NPPF<p>Following a joint letter involving UKGBC, the Government …

Regulation

Energy-efficient home in Dallas area helps with bills

DALLAS (AP) — The average Texan drops more than $127 on electricity costs each month, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.<p>The Dallas Morning News reports that number's on the shy side for the summer — Dallas is in the midst of a record-setting, blistering July. And for the area …

Solar Panels

Sustainable Facade Solutions from Elval Colour

<b>Sustainable Facade Solutions</b><p><b>Elval Colour</b> has developed a series of new products that are dedicated to the improvement of the environmental …

Green Living

2018 & 2024: Growing Prominence of Energy Efficient Smart and Green Buildings Drive Strong Demand for Green Building Materials

DUBLIN, June 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --<p>The "Green Building Materials - Global Strategic Business Report" report has been added to <b>ResearchAndMarkets.com's</b> offering.<p>The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. …

Green Living

Innovative Zero Emissions Building Exchange Launches in Vancouver

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE<p>July 11, 2018<p><b>Innovative Zero Emissions Building Exchange Launches in Vancouver</b> <b>To Accelerate Exemplary Buildings Across City and</b> …

British Columbia

Kenya's solar car park

Garden City in the Kenyan capital Nairobi is one of the largest green building projects on the African continent. The site includes a car park that …

Solar Panels

A social tool for evaluating the environmental impact of residential buildings

Experts from the University of Seville have led an international open-education project that makes it possible to calculate the CO2 emissions in each …

Piedra

Sudan’s First Sustainable Building Council gets International Recognition

Sudan inaugurated its first Sustainable Building Council on the 7th of April, 2018 with the attendance of Sudan’s Presidential Aide, Minister for …

Sustainability

Open Wall Open House - LEED project

Green Phoenix Development and Leading Edge Real Estate invite all to an Open Walls Open House of their latest project at 346 Highland Street in …

Architecture

Kone to enable elevators with IoT

Kone India on Thursday launched in Hyderabad a new range of elevators for the mid-range market segment.<p>Briefing press persons about the Kone U …

Internet of Things