Green Buildings

COP21: International agreement of emissions reduction - by Nadine Cino

Nadine Cino, Tyga-Box Systems, Inc An 11th-hour climate deal reached in at COP21 in Paris on 12/12/15, is being hailed as an “historic f...

Romaine, Panico, ACE and PSEGLI break ground on renewable energy generating facility

Shown (from left) are: Keith Feldmann, VP of Elder Contracting; Frank Tassone, executive assistant to the commissioner of Brookhaven’s de...

Maltby and Nandan of thread collective design Cannoneer Court Parking Lot

Brooklyn, NY Could a crumbling patch of parking lot asphalt hold the key for making our cities more sustainable, resilient and safer in th...

Toll Brothers City Living and Starwood Capital unveil Pierhouse; To achieve LEED Silver

Brooklyn, NY Toll Brothers City Living, the urban development division of Toll Brothers, Inc., and Starwood Capital Group unveiled their m...

Green roofs – Why? - by Sherry Rivera

Sherry Rivera, ENVIRRON Green roofs are fast becoming an asset recognized by developers and real estate owners. There are a multitude of b...

Affordable housing project-based lead compliance - by Lee Wasserman

Lee Wasserman, Lew Corporation Attention all affordable housing property managers. You may be in violation of your Federal HUD Contract! L...

Original Energy finishes four oil to natural gas conversions in Mount Hope

Bronx, NY In an effort to help build an environmentally sound and more affordable borough, Original Energy – a long-time, full-service pro...

Reference testing: Gold standard for utility meter accuracy - by Tim Angerame

Tim Angerame, utiliVisor A major high-rise commercial building in New York was losing approximentaly $25,000 per month in cost recovery fr...

Complying with the Multifamily Conservation Program - by David Schwartz

David Schwartz, The Water Scrooge On June 29th, you may have received a letter from the DEP concerning the Multifamily Conservation Progra...

Moving on to new LED retro-fit economics - by George Crawford

George Crawford, Green Partners With Con Ed’s Demand Management incentive funding running dry, it’s back to the drawing boards for man...