C.W. Driver Completes Net-Zero Construction of Alpine Library

C.W. Driver Companies, based in Pasadena, Calif., has completed construction on one of San Diego County’s first Zero Net Energy (ZNE) buildings, the Alpine Library in Alpine. C.W. Driver, San Diego-based Ferguson Pape Baldwin Architects, and architect Manuel Oncina designed the building.

State University of New York Receives LEED Certification

The Rowley Center for Science and Engineering on the State University of New York, Orange (SUNY-Orange) campus has been awarded LEED Gold certification by the United States Green Building Council.

Golisano Center Masters Sustainability and Science

A comprehensive science facility poses unique challenges for any builder looking to achieve LEED Gold. But William Duquin, construction manager for Niagara University in Lewiston, was able to pull together the resources needed to make the new B. Thomas Golisano Center for Integrated Sciences one of the most environmentally responsible education facilities in the U.S.

Crisler Center Earns LEED Gold

By Maggie Ryan
The University of Michigan’s Crisler Center achieved LEED Gold certification on June 3, 2013. The arena, originally built in 1966, was expanded and renovated in order to more effectively promote and accommodate the University of Michigan’s various athletic programs.

Green Technology Center Models Sustainable Design

The Institute for Advanced Learning and Research in Danville, Va., recently received LEED Gold certification for its new Sustainable Energy Technology Center (SENTEC). The institute is an independent organization that works with Virginia Tech, Averett University and Danville Community College.

Café Renovation Increases Efficiency

A café at the University of Pennsylvania’s business school recently received LEED Gold certification, a part of the design firm’s overall plan to increase the efficiency.

BlueCross Headquarters Earns LEED Gold

BlueCross BlueShield’s headquarters in Tennessee, which includes 950,000 square feet of office space, recently received LEED Gold certification.

$34 Million UON Building Awarded LEED Gold

The University of Nebraska at Omaha achieved LEED Gold certification for Mammel Hall, the new home to the College of Business Administration and the first building in the University of Nebraska system to achieve LEED Gold.

Austin's Tallest Building Awarded LEED Gold

Not only is Thomas Properties' Frost Tower the largest high-rise office building, it's also the first downtown structure to receive LEED Gold certification.

Aviva HQ Named Largest LEED Building in Iowa

Aviva USA, a sales leader of indexed life insurance and indexed annuities, received LEED Gold certification for its new headquarters, making it the largest building in Iowa to receive the honor.