Soaring Hexagonal Toronto Residential Tower Designed for Energy Efficiency

Soaring Hexagonal Toronto Residential Tower Designed for Energy Efficiency

Designs for a 263-unit hexagonal residential tower in Toronto call for a façade that provides passive solar cooling and heating. The unusual design comes from architectural firm Studio Gang for real estate investment firm Slate Asset Management’s property.

Alaskan City Eliminates Fuel Oil Reliance With Energy-Efficient Retrofits

Alaskan City Eliminates Fuel Oil Reliance With Energy-Efficient Retrofits

The City of Sitka, Alaska, has successfully reduced its reliance on expensive oil through three major energy-efficient retrofits. Renovations to the public library, the US Forest Service Office, and public convention center eliminated the use of fuel oil, according to a new in-depth case study.

CBRE Breaks Energy Star Record for Registered Buildings

CBRE Breaks Energy Star Record for Registered Buildings

CBRE registered and benchmarked a record-breaking number of buildings in the Energy Star program last year, according to the company’s new corporate responsibility report. The world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm says that throughout 2017, they added 6,197 buildings representing more than 370.7 million square feet to the program.

NYSERDA Offers $10 Million for Commercial and Industrial Building Energy Projects

NYSERDA Offers $10 Million for Commercial and Industrial Building Energy Projects

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) made $10 million available this week for clean energy projects to reduce carbon emissions at commercial and industrial buildings throughout the state.

Getting It Done: Connecticut Office Tower Energy Retrofit To Save $203,000 Annually

Getting It Done: Connecticut Office Tower Energy Retrofit To Save $203,000 Annually

Extensive retrofits to an 18-story concrete office building in New Haven, Connecticut, are expected to shave $203,000 annually from the owner’s electricity bill. Located on the New Haven Green at 195 Church Street, the 244,000-square-foot Class A office building originally constructed in 1975 had aging … Read more…

New Orleans Will Explore ‘Smart City’ Approach To Energy

New Orleans Will Explore ‘Smart City’ Approach To Energy

The New Orleans City Council’s Utility, Cable, Telecommunications, and Technology Committee unanimously passed a resolution this week to explore a “smart city” approach that could include grid modernization and energy-efficient buildings. Smart cities have taken off in recent years around the world, defined by their … Read more…

Report: Global Zero Energy Buildings Market Growth of 39% CAGR by 2021

Report: Global Zero Energy Buildings Market Growth of 39% CAGR by 2021

The global zero energy buildings market is expected to grow at a CAGR of around 39% by 2021, a new report from Technavio predicts. Several factors are driving the expansion, according to Technavio’s analysis. “Global Zero Energy Buildings Market 2017-2021” analyzes the market by product, … Read more…

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