Latest Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Stories

2013-02-01 23:01:21

Swisslog HCS Denver facility recognized as a pioneering example of sustainable design. DENVER, Colo (PRWEB) February 01, 2013 Swisslog Healthcare Solutions(HCS) is proud to announce it has achieved LEED® Silver Certification for Existing Buildings at its North American headquarters facility. LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Certification is the most widely recognized green-building program in the world, transforming buildings and communities in all 50 states and 135...

2013-01-24 23:04:18

Quest sustainability team guides IEWC Toronto in achieving prestigious LEED® Certified for their Distribution Center in Toronto, Canada. Frisco, TX (PRWEB) January 24, 2013 IEWC announced today, that with the assistance of Quest´s sustainability team, its distribution center in Aurora, Ontario--a suburb of Toronto, Canada--is now LEED Certified under the LEED for Commercial Interiors (v3.0) rating system. The LEED rating system, developed by U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), is...

Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'