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Do you know what your company’s climate-related risks are? Your investors want to know

Do you know what your company’s climate-related risks are? Your investors want to know

2017 was a record year for natural disasters in the US, and with 11 climate disaster events exceeding $1 billion each so far in 2018, proactive building owners are beginning to think beyond sustainability. Resilience has become the newest buzzwor ...

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Stop putting wind turbines on buildings!

Stop putting wind turbines on buildings!

A recent article in the San Francisco Chronicle outlined why the new Public Utilities Commission headquarters at 525 Golden Gate Avenue isn't quite as green as planned. The LEED Platinum building was "touted as the most energy-efficient building on ...

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Decoding the future of LEED®

Yesterday I was working with a client on LEED certification for a new building planned for Redwood City, California. He made the comment that there is little need for LEED here in California, where the CalGreen building code requires new buildings t ...

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How can you increase property values with green features?

How can you increase property values with green features?

Are you a commercial building owner wondering how to increase your property value? Thanks to the Institute for Market Transformation (IMT) and the Appraisal Institute, there is a new resource to help you understand how to maximize your property value ...

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