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
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.