All posts tagged sustainability

Skyscrapers Face The Apocalypse

At what looks like an abandoned airfield, the Miami’s Construction Research Lab has 38 sealed test chambers and all the equipment to replicate the forces of nature to subject a growing crop of building facades to mock hurricanes, monsoons and arctic blasts. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Miami Ranks #9 On CBRE’s Annual Green Building Adoption Index

A joint project of CBRE Group, Inc. and Maastricht University reported that 41.6 percent of Miami’s office space is considered “green” – well above the national average of 38.7% CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

CRE Pros OK With Burying The LEED

Many technology and emerging companies are more concerned with how much energy a building uses than its ranking on the LEED scale. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

What Americans Want In Apartments

Sustainable outdoor spaces are of great importance to many tenants. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Retail Sector Welcomes ICSC’s New Property Efficiency Scorecard

Thanks to the new Property Efficiency Scorecard recently launched at the ICSC’s Retail Green conference, property owners can input data online on energy use, water consumption, recycling and waste and overall green operating practices. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Why Smart Building Tech Is A No-Brainer For Property Owners And Investors

Commercial and public property owners are looking to smart building technology to boost operational efficiency, achieve energy savings, improve capital planning and reduce their carbon footprints making smart buildings a “no-brainer”. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE