Arlington County, Va., earns first LEED for Communities Platinum Certification

Arlington County, Va., is the first community to achieve Platinum level under the U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC) newly created LEED for Communities program......»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkJan 12th, 2018

Google’s New Office Complex Will Use a Massive Heat Pump Instead of Fuel

The goal is to gain the coveted LEED Platinum certification for the Moffett Field facility. Google will use North America’s largest heat pump--and no fossil fuel--to control temperatu.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 24th, 2017

ASID headquarters is first space in the world to earn both LEED and WELL Platinum Certification

The American Society of Interior D.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkAug 3rd, 2017

Banfield Pet Hospital shows off new environment-friendly HQ (Images)

Banfield Pet Hospital says its new corporate headquarters in Vancouver, Washington, has won LEED Platinum certification for green features. The 206,000-square-foot headquarters opened in June on 17.5 acres in Vancouver's Columbia Tech Center. The o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 17th, 2017

AUO 6G China fab obtains LEED Platinum Certification

AU Optronics's (AUO) newly unveiled 6G LTPS LCD factory in Kunshan, eastern China, has obtained LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Platinum Certification from the US Green Building Council, according to the company......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesNov 18th, 2016

Delmar Gardens plans $16.8 million in expansions

Delmar Gardens is seeking approval from the state of Missouri to add assisted living beds to two of its senior living communities in St. Louis County......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 29th, 2017

Public Paychecks: Who earns KCK"s biggest paychecks? Check out our city salary database

Next up in our Public Paycheck series — the Unified Government of Wyandotte County and Kansas City, Kan. Surprisingly, the highest-paid municipal employee earned almost $25,000 less than the top earner in Kansas City, Mo., or Overland Park. The highe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 19th, 2017

Arlington homebuilder buys Atlanta-based competitor

Arlington-based homebuilder CalAtlantic Homes is purchasing Home South Communities, a privately held homebuilder based in the Atlanta area. Terms of the deal, announced Wednesday, were not disclosed. CalAtlantic (NYSE: CAA) gains an additional.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 14th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Strong winds reenergize devastating California wildfires

Reinvigorated by strong winds, Southern California’s largest wildfire blazed into new terrain early Sunday morning, forcing new evacuations in two wealthy Santa Barbara County communities......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 10th, 2017

Shaq will run for sheriff in 2020 — and he has a plan to heal the disconnect between police and communities

Former NBA superstar Shaquille O'Neal recently announced that he plans to run for sheriff in Henry County, Georgia in 2020. We asked Shaq about what he hopes to achieve w.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 29th, 2017

Boil water advisory lifted for most Oakland County communities -

MLive.comBoil water advisory lifted for most Oakland County communitiesMLive.comOAKLAND COUNTY, MI - A boil water advisory has been lifted for most communi.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsOct 29th, 2017

New luxury enclave coming to Boerne

Cordillera Ranch, a DH Investments development in Boerne and one of the Hill County's most exclusive private clubs and communities, has plans for its most posh neighborhood yet. Click the slideshow to see the new Cordillera Ranch development .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 24th, 2017

Convention center granted recertification of LEED status

David L. Lawrence Convention Center was re-certified with a LEED Platinum rating, the highest level achievable by the U.S. Green Building Council. The convention center, first constructed in 2003, received points for categories like energy effici.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 17th, 2017

Butler County development to add 176 homes

A new West Chester development is expected to include 176 patio homes designed for empty nesters, the Enquirer reports. Developer Epcon Communities is planning to build the Bel Haven development on a 75-acre site at the southeast corner of Tylersville.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 13th, 2017

Snohomish County plans to submit one big proposal for Amazon"s HQ2

Emails obtained by the Business Journal through a public records request reveal the county is planning to submit a proposal that could include as many as seven sites from Arlington to Bothell. Here's a look at what the county has planned......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 4th, 2017

Oregon Convention Center investments in energy efficiency and solar help power local economy (Video)

More than just a meeting space, the Oregon Convention Center (OCC) is a sustainability showcase. The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) platinum-certified convention center demonstrates how investments in energy efficiency and solar c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 1st, 2017

Four WNY communities shine with exceptionally low crime rates, says new report

The violent-crime rates for four Erie County towns are among the lowest in the entire state, according to new data released by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The agency’s crime report for 2016, which was released yesterday, includes detaile.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 26th, 2017

Former vitamin factory in Sunnyvale becomes LEED green office

This former vitamin factory has achieved LEED Platinum status, and here, electricity is delivered over the Ethernet......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 25th, 2017

A small Colorado community is among the nation"s top 10 for LEED projects

A small mountain community west of Vail and Avon is among the nation's leaders for building LEED certified projects, says new report. Edwards, an unincorporated community in Eagle County, has 1.94 LEED projects for every 1,000 people, according to Ab.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 25th, 2017

A look at the hottest communities in Montgomery County, Md.

A look at the hottest communities in Montgomery County, Md......»»

Category: topSource: washpostSep 20th, 2017

UF partners to bring healthcare facilities to Nassau master-planned community

A master-planned development in Nassau County has partnered with the University of Florida to build a national model for healthier communities, including the area's first health care facility. Raydient Places + Properties is developing Wildlight .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2017