Latest Rescue green Stories

2010-11-16 10:00:00

FARMINGTON, Conn., Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Carrier Corp. launched the Carrier University Institute for Sustainability under a collaborative initiative with the U.S.

2010-06-24 07:00:00

PROVIDENCE, R.I., June 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- United Natural Foods, Inc. (Nasdaq: UNFI) is pleased to announce that its York, PA distribution center has been awarded LEED® Gold by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and verified by the Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI).

2009-09-21 11:50:00

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Philadelphia University's innovative M.S. in Sustainable Design program has received the 2009 Excellence in Green Building Education Recognition Award from the U.S.

2009-06-15 09:05:00

- First LEED Platinum Factory-Built Home in Georgia - First LEED Platinum Home of Any Type in Georgia Designed Without Need for Renewable Energy Sources ATLANTA, June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- New World Home has been awarded LEED(R) for Homes Platinum certification by the U.S.

2009-06-11 20:00:00

PITTSBURGH, June 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Green Building Alliance's (GBA) 3,850-square-foot office space in the South Side neighborhood of Pittsburgh, PA, has been awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED(R)) Platinum certification from the U.S.

2009-03-03 09:49:00

DALLAS, March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Hunt Oil Company's Dallas headquarters building has earned the U.S. Green Building Council's Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Silver certification for Commercial Interiors.

2008-10-29 15:00:24

AirAdvice, a developer of innovative technologies to monitor and assess building performance, introduces a new version of its energy assessment software with enhanced features in both the online report generation process and in the report itself.

2008-08-05 09:01:02

As an expression of its long-term commitment to sustainability, Kawneer Company, Inc., the leading manufacturer of architectural aluminum building products and systems for commercial construction, has launched Kawneergreen.com.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.