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Alongside LEED, there is another Green Building rating system that is growing in popularity in the United States and Canada, known as Green Globes. The Green Globes rating system is very interactive and flexible for the users and provides information and guidance for the design, operation, and management of Green Buildings. Through Green Globes, builders […]

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As part of the Energy Department’s Grid Modernization Initiative announced by Secretary Ernest Moniz last week to improve the resiliency, reliability and security of the nation’s electrical power grid, DOE today announced $18 million in funding for six new projects across the United States. These projects will enable the development and demonstration of integrated, scalable, and […]

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In Geneva, Switzerland engineers have longed to harness the powers of the wind that come off of the lake that is adjacent to the city. A new technology, involving kites, was recently developed that may allow engineers to harness the powers of these winds. While seemingly simplistic in nature, this new technology could pave the way for exciting and […]

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Image by plainridgeparkcasino.com Penn National Gaming, Inc. has announced that the Plainridge Park Casino has been awarded LEED Gold Certification. Only a handful of casinos in the United States hold this prestigious title and in the Northeast, the Plainridge Park Casino is the only casino that holds this designation. The company hopes that the LEED Gold Certification will not […]

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