Q&A: International Window Film Association

Darrell Smith, executive director of IWFA, says energy-control window film can boost the efficiency of old, single-pane windows.

Q&A: Greening Corrections ACA Panel

Roibín Ó hÉochaidh
Panelists from the Greening of Corrections panel at ACA’s 139th Congress of Correction discuss the challenges of applying sustainability strategies and measures at justice facilities.

Q&A: Rachel Gutter, USGBC

Rachel Gutter, the USGBC’s senior manager for the education market, says green school construction projects have the potential to make it through the down economy unscathed.

Q&A: Tom Perry, Shawmut Design

Schools and other buildings across the United States are turning to geothermal technology to heat and cool buildings and to lower operating and maintenance costs, improve energy efficiency and provide classroom comfort.

Q&A: H. Jay Enck, Commissioning & Green Building Solutions

By Matthew Crawford
H. Jay Enck, LEED AP, principal and founder of Commissioning & Green Building Solutions, has executed the commissioning process for more than $1 billion worth of construction projects. But, his approach for commissioning at schools, offices and several other building types goes beyond standard commissioning procedures by examining the design process and re-evaluating buildings years after they are completed.

Q&A: David Baum, Green Exchange

By Amy Perry
David Baum, of Chicago-based Baum Development LLC, spoke with Green Building News about his new project, Green Exchange, a sustainably designed commercial center that will offer consumers a source for green products and services.

Q&A: Alan Whitson, Corporate Realty Design & Management Institute

With a career spanning more than 30 years, Alan Whitson, RPA, president of Corporate Realty Design & Management Institute, has experience building and financing sustainable buildings. He regularly consults, writes and speaks on the subject of high-performance buildings, and recently lead a seminar on high-performance hospitals and medical facilities.