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Delta Americas Opens LEED Platinum & Net Zero Headquarters

Delta, a global specialist in power and thermal management solutions, announced opening its new Americas headquarters in Fremont, California. The facility was designed to meet LEED Platinum and net zero standards. According to press information, this 180,000 square-foot facility is a testament to Delta’s commitment to sustainability. Over 1,000 MWh of electricity is expected to […]

October 27th

Radio Flyer HQ Earns LEED Platinum

Radio Flyer Inc’s company headquarters in Chicago, Illinois, has earned LEED Platinum certification, the company announced this week.  Focused on environmentally sustainable practices, the certification acknowledges the key design decisions made on the project, including the renovation of existing warehouse space, dedicated recycling areas, and geo-thermal heating and cooling systems. “Our mission is to create […]

April 16th

Perspectives on the Geothermal Energy Association Showcase in DC

There is a considerable amount of useful information available from this Clean Technica post on last week’s Geothermal Energy Association Washington D.C. conference. Keep this information nearby because we are certain to hear more news in the coming decade on geothermal energy. [repostus hash=b2f03257f52ade6d82ddb9b10893d141 title=Perspectives+on+the+Geothermal+Energy+Association+Showcase+in+DC host=Clean+Technica short=1cTY0 snip=The+fourth+annual+GEA+International+Geothermal+Energy+Showcase+concluded+Wednesday%2C+May+23%2C+in+Washington+DC.+The+conference+featured+countries+and+projects+in+6+different+regions+of+the+world%3A+Asia+and+the+Pacific%2C+Europe%2C+Turkey%2C+Latin+America%2C+the+Caribbean%2C+and+East+Africa.+Presentations+by+corporate%26hellip%3B jump=2]

May 29th

Green Building 101: Using Bioclimatic Design to Build a Passive, Sustainable Dwelling

Building a greener dwelling isn’t some lofty idea but practical solutions we all must make to build a more sustainable future. As we started with consideration of space in Green Building 101-Week 1; How Defines Us in Terms of Sustainable Building; Now, we look at the environment around us as we build our Eco-conscious dwelling. By building in harmony with the natural environment and cooperating instead of fighting with the regional climate; Green Building takes a passive approach which requires less energy to run once the building is erected. Bioclimatic design is utilized during the design phase of a home or building.

January 13th