Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 04/12/2012 - 8:12pm
In an ongoing effort to promote sustainability by reducing the volume and velocity of stormwater runoff, Loyola University Chicago is installing a green roof on Cuneo Hall, a new academic building. The 2,400-square-foot installation is Loyola’s seventh green roof.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 04/09/2012 - 10:08pm
Backed by years of research and development and hundreds of prototypes, Haiku, a revolutionary small fan from the company known worldwide for its large diameter, low speed fans, reflects that attention to detail. Its industry-leading efficiency, silent motor, tops-in-class airflow, sustainable materials, quality craftsmanship and minimalist design combine to create the perfect air-moving machine. With eight patents worldwide, Haiku is a true original.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 04/04/2012 - 10:17pm
The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) and National Wildlife Federation’s (NWF) Campus Ecology program are pleased to announce the release of a new, step-by-step guide to creating student peer-to-peer sustainability education programs—often known as “Eco-Rep” programs—on college campuses.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Sun, 02/05/2012 - 6:04pm
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) relied on Wausau Window and Wall Systems to create a unified, visual exterior for its new $100 million, seven-story tower. The new UPMC Passavant Pavilion is certified to meet U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED® Rating System™.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 01/24/2012 - 7:41pm
Energy management is a hot topic of discussion among businesses, government organizations, and homeowners. Energy management is essential to saving energy and significantly lowering operational costs for an organization.