Green Buildings

CT Green Building Council’s newly elected board of directors take office at first meeting of the year

North Haven, CT The CT Green Building Council’s (CTGBC) newly elected board of directors took office at the organization’s first official meeting of the new year. The group also elected new officers for 2019. CTGBC’s new board chairman is Wayne Cobleigh, having been elevated from vice chairman – a role he held for the previous two years.

Significant energy savings are achievable with professionally installed window film

Boston, MA The heating and cooling of large buildings and corporate offices are often a significant drain on the structure’s system. With many utility companies offering incentive programs that encourage customers to save energy, one means that may be overlooked is the use of window film.

Solar canopies are an innovative option to increase revenue, lower costs and green-up your operations - by Scott Howe

Solar energy offers many advantages for property owners and real estate developers. In this article we will explore solar canopies; one of the lesser known but more innovative approaches for deploying solar energy. Solar canopies, also known as solar carports, are structures with integrated PV panels that are typically installed in parking lots, essentially a carport made out of solar panels.

Nauset delivers Point 262 Condominiums in E. Cambridge for Minco, Inc. - a LEED Silver pre-certified development

Cambridge, MA Nauset Construction completed Point 262, a LEED Silver pre-certified, luxury condominium development that provides 55 one-and two-bedroom units close to one of the world’s most vibrant life sciences markets. Located within walking distance from life science epicenter Kendall Sq. and Mass General Hospital, and adjacent to Twin City Plaza

EMD Serono received 2018 Green Building of the Year and Market Leader in Health and Wellness Awards from USGBC

Billerica, MA EMD Serono’s Project SagaMORE has received both the 2018 Green Building of the Year and the Market Leader in Health and ...

Leers Weinzapfel re-imagining Dartmouth building to be net zero

Hanover, NH Leers Weinzapfel Associates is re-imagining Dartmouth College’s vacant 1960s Dana Hall library, adding onto and converting...

A closer look at the changing landscape for solar energy: Key trends to watch in 2019 - by Craig Huntley

As real estate developers and property owners across the state fine tune their forecasts for existing buildings and new projects for 2019, its worthwhile to take a closer look at the changing landscape for solar energy. Massachusetts has been a regional leader for solar friendly policies and the deployment of solar energy.

ReVision Energy launches new electrical apprenticeship school at its headquarters on 7 Commercial Dr., Brentwood, NH

Brentwood, NH ReVision Energy officially launched a new electrical apprenticeship school at its headquarters on 7 Commercial Dr. A...

Mayor Walsh joins Skanska to celebrate the grand opening of Harbor Way - a 70-foot wide pedestrian promenade

Boston, MA Mayor Martin Walsh joined construction and development firm Skanska, and members of the Seaport community for a public block part...

FireFlower and Village Solar to install 191 kW and 83 kW of solar development

Norwell, MA FireFlower Alternative Energy, has partnered with Village Solar LLC to install a 191 kW and an 83 kW rooftop solar array at Audi...