Green Buildings

Peabody Properties completes energy upgrades at Melville Towers

New Bedford, MA Peabody Properties, Inc. has completed the second phase of energy upgrades at Melville Towers, a community of 320 apartment...

Energy storage solutions have been gaining ground over the last decade - by Jim Dumas

Jim Dumas, SolectEnergy Energy storage solutions have been gaining ground over the last decade, and we’re finally seeing technologies eme...

Greenbuild, USGBC, ABX, and BSA/AIA to form co-location for 2017 in Boston

Boston, MA According to Informa Exhibitions, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), and the Boston Society of Architects/AIA’s (BSA) Gre...

Two Roads Brewing Company chosen as part of a pilot to replace standard efficient lighting with high efficiency LEDs

Stratford, CT After revitalizing a historic 1911 vacant brick building to house brewing facilities and a tasting room, Two Roads Brewing Com...

There’s a smartphone app for that? EPA compliance: The next generation - by Travis McDermott

Travis McDermott, Partridge Snow & Hahn Nearly two-thirds of Americans now own smartphones, a massive increase from the 35% ownership r...

Boston’s downtown municipal harbor plan and the blue way - by Susan Bernstein

Susan Bernstein, attorney at law What’s “green” about these proposals for Boston’s downtown waterfront? Each one contemplates the p...

ReVision Energy wins Coolest Companies Award for Young Professionals

Brentwood, NH ReVision Energy was selection as the 2016 Rising Stars Awards winner of the People’s Choice for Coolest Companies for Young ...

Chacharone Properties partners with Solect Energy to bring solar energy to Worcester property

Worcester, MA Chacharone Properties has partnered with Solect Energy to install a 650 kilowatt (kW) solar system on the roof of its office a...

Energy management: Making the switch to on-site solar generation - by Jim Dumas

Jim Dumas, SolectEnergy Working towards a more efficient energy management plan requires advances in energy reduction and energy optimizati...

Structure Tone survey shows sustainable building practices are still seen as cost-prohibitive

Boston, MA A recent study by construction management firm Structure Tone finds that while much more common than in years past, sustainable b...