Contractor Eyes LEED Certification For New Hospital


(12/22/2010)
Kraus-Anderson Construction Co., one of the Midwest’s oldest and largest commercial general contractors and construction managers, is set to start construction in January on a new 400,000-square-foot LEED certified hospital for Gundersen Lutheran Health System.

Feds Help Minnesota Green Jobs


(09/29/2010)
The Minnesota State Energy Sector Partnership, a jobs program funded by the U.S. Department of Labor, awarded 14 grants totaling $1.1 million to train Minnesotans in green jobs.

Solar Convention Center


(08/09/2010)
A 2,600-panel solar array could sit atop the Minneapolis Convention Center as early as this winter, potentially producing 750,000-kilowatt hours of energy per year

Center for Energy Efficiency


(05/19/2010)
Ingersoll Rand recently debuted its Center for Energy Efficiency and Sustainability.

Electronically Controlled Window Tinting Helps Schools Earn LEED Certification


(06/19/2008)
Twin Lakes Elementary School in the Elk River Area School District installed SageGlass’ Electrochromics, a glass tint that is electronically controlled, to help it earn LEED Silver certification.