Other stories by Amy Helmes

  • World LEEDer:TWO

    It’s not easy being green, but platinum? Well, that’s almost unheard of.

  • What Makes It Green

    Natural light. The facility is aligned north/south, with solid walls on the east and west …

  • LEED Criteria

    To acquire platinum status from the U.S. Green Building Council, new construction projects must earn at least 52 out of a possible 69 points in the following categories:

  • World LEEDer:ONE

    It’s not easy being green, but platinum? Well, that’s almost unheard of.

  • ECO-ECONOMICS

    What’s good for the Earth can be great for the bottom line.