Daily Archives: May 9, 2007

Green Building Tour: Center for Neighborhood Technology

May 9th, 2007 | by Philip Proefrock

<p><img src="/files/images/CNTa-4_0.jpg" border="0" alt="Center for Neighborhood Technology" width="233" height="231" />Photo Credit: Center for Neighborhood TechnologyThis installment of the Green Building Tour brings us to another LEED Platinum building, and the second LEED Platinum building in Chicago. Not only is this project an excellent example of sustainable building design, but the mission that it serves, with the <a href="http://www.cnt.org">Center for Neighborhood Technology</a>, is also a very green- oriented endeavor.<br /><br />&quot;Since 1978, the Center for Neighborhood Technology (CNT) has worked to show urban communities locally and all across the country how to develop more sustainably. With smarts, creativity and innovation, and before the term sustainable development was even widely used, CNT has been demonstrating its unique brand of sustainable development: development that is good for the economy and the environment; makes better use of existing resources and community assets; and improves the health of natural systems and the wealth of people—today and in the future.&quot;</p>



Back to Top ↑
  • Advertisements

  • Green Building News (Free)

  • Other IM Network Sites

  • Advertisement

  • Go Solar

    Going solar is one of the best ways you can cut your footprint and your bills at the same time. Check out what solar panels cost at your house, or head over to Cost of Solar to get your free report on how much solar could save you... and the planet!
  • Search the IM Network

  • The content produced by this site is for entertainment purposes only. Opinions and comments published on this site may not be sanctioned by, and do not necessarily represent the views of Sustainable Enterprises Media, Inc., its owners, sponsors, affiliates, or subsidiaries.