Alliance Residential Company launched a program aimed at maximizing green initiatives across its more than 55,000 owned and managed units across the country. Director of Sustainability Kelly Vickers tells why.
Thornton Tomasetti Principal and U.S. Green Building Council Faculty Member Gunnar Hubbard, AIA, talks about what the firm’s acquisition of Fore Solutions intensive expansion into sustainability means.
The Flock House Project is a collaborative investigation between artists, alternative energy experts, engineers, architects and designers of sustainability and the city of the future, and features four artist-inhabited industrially-fabricated houses made of recycled and found materials. NREI spoke with Jennie Lamensdorf, curator of the Francis J. Greenburger Collection at Time Equities Inc.’s Art-in-Buildings program, about the project and what it says about what’s to come.
The Toren, a condominium tower that was completed in 2010, is on track for LEED Gold certification. But the building is also becoming one of New York City’s first multifamily properties to utilize a cogeneration plant for its heating and cooling.