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Beyond Energy and Water – The Value of LEED

Some critics have charged that the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) LEED program does not deliver on the energy and water savings claimed by the recipients of certification. While in some cases there may be some truth that the energy and water savings practices incorporated into a LEED Silver or … Read more »

Creating a Culture of Green Design

For global companies that face the challenge of embedding green design into the thinking of a vast network of operating personnel, project managers, design institutes and construction contractors, one particularly successful strategy involves creating a common set of “sustainable engineering guidelines” and making these accessible through a company-wide, online portal. … Read more »

Avoiding the Pitfalls of Product-level Carbon Footprinting

As companies implement their GHG reduction strategies, many are turning to product level carbon footprinting for insight. By mapping carbon throughout a product’s lifecycle — from the raw material stage to final disposal — it becomes easy to pinpoint where emissions are highest. This powerful (often surprising) insight can trigger … Read more »