LEED, Liability, and You

Sept. 6, 2011

While the numerous environmental and financial benefits of sustainable buildings are well-known and widely accepted, the potential risks and legal obligations that accompany them are not as extensively recognized

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Utilizing Office Space

How we work in an office environment is changing. Once bound to individual desks and cubicle spaces for solitary assignments, we are increasingly driven to work collaboratively and even remotely.

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Line Design: Facility Restrooms
Through consideration of traffic flow and incorporation of key time-saving products, you can create an efficient restroom that keeps guests (and your facility!) moving. Click here for complete article …
Standard 90.1-2007 Established as National Reference Standard for Federal, Commercial Buildings Commercial and high-rise residential and federal buildings must now meet requirements in ASHRAE/IESNA’s 2007 energy efficiency standard Click here for complete article …
EPA to Use New Greenhouse Gas Tool
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is launching a new tool to allow 28 industrial sectors to submit their 2010 greenhouse gas (GHG) pollution data electronically.
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Performance Data Collected from LEED Buildings
The BPP will aid underachieving projects by identifying and addressing weak areas. Click here for complete article …
Case Studies in LEED-EB
This webinar will compare and contrast the certification process for three different buildings: a corporate HQ, a multi-tenant office building, and a laboratory research facility.
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Technology Transforms Shrinking Spaces While technology impacts how and where we work, it also influences the office environment. Click here for complete article …
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