Green Projects & Retrofits http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/36721/more en NYC Developers Tackle Tough Markets With Shipping Containers http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/nyc-developers-tackle-tough-markets-shipping-containers <div class="node-body article-body">Two New York City developers, Palladium Management and SG Blocks, have formed a partnership to use repurposed shipping containers to develop multifamily and retail in the city’s borough infill sites.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/nyc-developers-tackle-tough-markets-shipping-containers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/nyc-developers-tackle-tough-markets-shipping-containers#comments Development Green Projects & Retrofits Multifamily New York News Retail Mon, 08 Dec 2014 15:01:00 +0000 1490841 at http://nreionline.com Toyota Drives Innovative Sustainability for New North American HQ http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/toyota-drives-innovative-sustainability-new-north-american-hq <div class="node-body article-body">Toyota is designing its new North American headquarters in Plano, Texas, with an eye toward “innovative sustainability.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/toyota-drives-innovative-sustainability-new-north-american-hq" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/toyota-drives-innovative-sustainability-new-north-american-hq#comments Associations & Designations Dallas Green Projects & Retrofits Industrial News Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:44:00 +0000 1292901 at http://nreionline.com Are These 12 Enormous, Sci-Fi-Style Green Buildings In Our Future? http://nreionline.com/design/are-these-12-enormous-sci-fi-style-green-buildings-our-future <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p><strong>Tomorrowland is fast approaching.</strong> Here, we look at some of the world&#39;s most radically imaginative green buildings either under construction or still on the drawing board.&nbsp;</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/design/are-these-12-enormous-sci-fi-style-green-buildings-our-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/design/are-these-12-enormous-sci-fi-style-green-buildings-our-future#comments Design Green Projects & Retrofits International Mixed-Use News Mon, 08 Sep 2014 18:23:00 +0000 1119841 at http://nreionline.com Mayor de Blasio Plans Sustainable Retrofit Pilot Program for NYC http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/mayor-de-blasio-plans-sustainable-retrofit-pilot-program-nyc <div class="node-body article-body">New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's $41 billion affordable housing plan includes a pilot program that would boost much-needed sustainability projects at affordable multifamily properties in the city. The program will target housing that serves low- to moderate-income residents, focusing on some of the oldest and most vulnerable housing stock, such as smaller and midsize tenement buildings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/mayor-de-blasio-plans-sustainable-retrofit-pilot-program-nyc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/mayor-de-blasio-plans-sustainable-retrofit-pilot-program-nyc#comments Associations & Designations Energy-Efficiency and Benchmarking Green Projects & Retrofits Multifamily New York News Freemium Mon, 14 Jul 2014 18:04:00 +0000 1031981 at http://nreionline.com Andrew Burton/Getty Images Swig and Project Frog Partner to Create Tech-Savvy, Sustainable Office Space http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/swig-and-project-frog-partner-create-tech-savvy-sustainable-office-space <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p><strong>An unusual landlord/tenant pilot partnership</strong> is underway between The Swig Co., a Bay Area commercial real estate investor and operator, and Project Frog, a maker of technologically-advanced component buildings. The two firms have partnered to turn what set out to be a straightforward retrofit office project into a showcase for technologically advanced design and sustainable building in downtown San Francisco.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/swig-and-project-frog-partner-create-tech-savvy-sustainable-office-space" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/swig-and-project-frog-partner-create-tech-savvy-sustainable-office-space#comments Associations & Designations Green Projects & Retrofits News Office San Francisco Thu, 19 Jun 2014 18:25:00 +0000 954861 at http://nreionline.com Phoenix’s Green Thumbs-Up Signals Market Rebound http://nreionline.com/green-real-estate-investment/phoenix-s-green-thumbs-signals-market-rebound <div class="field-byline"> John Bonnell and Jackie Hines </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In Phoenix, owners with LEED-certified buildings can capture a premium of 29 percent over buildings without this distinction.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/green-real-estate-investment/phoenix-s-green-thumbs-signals-market-rebound" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/green-real-estate-investment/phoenix-s-green-thumbs-signals-market-rebound#comments Associations & Designations Green Projects & Retrofits Office Phoenix Viewpoints Green Real Estate Investment Freemium Mon, 09 Jun 2014 13:00:00 +0000 924981 at http://nreionline.com Quantifying Investment Risk: Ranking the Resilience of 50 Global Cities http://nreionline.com/commentary/quantifying-investment-risk-ranking-resilience-50-global-cities <div class="node-body article-body">Traditional methods of property investment risk assessment are insufficient in a world facing unprecedented challenges such as rising sea levels, overpopulation, inequality and access to natural resources; which are changing the basic patterns of the last two centuries. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/commentary/quantifying-investment-risk-ranking-resilience-50-global-cities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/commentary/quantifying-investment-risk-ranking-resilience-50-global-cities#comments Government Commentary Finance & Investment Green Projects & Retrofits International News Public Infrastructure Freemium Mon, 19 May 2014 18:08:00 +0000 871531 at http://nreionline.com Commercial Real Estate Embraces Recycling http://nreionline.com/industries-products-and-services/commercial-real-estate-embraces-recycling <div class="node-body gallery-body">Today, Earth Day 2014, let's celebrate the recycling efforts of some of the top real estate and development firms, namely: JLL, Cassidy Turley, The Rockefeller Group, SL Green, Simon Property Group, Forest City Enterprises, CBRE and Bernards. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industries-products-and-services/commercial-real-estate-embraces-recycling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industries-products-and-services/commercial-real-estate-embraces-recycling#comments Green Projects & Retrofits Mixed-Use News Office Retail Industries & Products and Services Tue, 22 Apr 2014 14:07:00 +0000 789131 at http://nreionline.com New York City’s Hudson Yards Project to Be ‘Urban Informatics’ Experiment http://nreionline.com/energy-efficiency-and-benchmarking/new-york-city-s-hudson-yards-project-be-urban-informatics-experim <div class="node-body article-body">New York City’s Hudson Yards project has been designated as the United States’ first “quantified community.” Hudson Yards is a 28-acre mixed-use development currently being built over old rail yards along the Hudson River on Manhattan’s West Side.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/energy-efficiency-and-benchmarking/new-york-city-s-hudson-yards-project-be-urban-informatics-experim" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/energy-efficiency-and-benchmarking/new-york-city-s-hudson-yards-project-be-urban-informatics-experim#comments Energy-Efficiency and Benchmarking Green Projects & Retrofits Mixed-Use New York News Freemium Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:51:00 +0000 786641 at http://nreionline.com Gensler Pushes Hacking to Retrofit Buildings http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/gensler-pushes-hacking-retrofit-buildings <div class="node-body article-body">In an age of identity theft and cyber fraud, hacking does not exactly conjure up positive images. But hacking is exactly what a national architecture firm is pitching as a sustainable solution to transforming aging office buildings into more viable destinations for tomorrow’s workers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/gensler-pushes-hacking-retrofit-buildings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/gensler-pushes-hacking-retrofit-buildings#comments Associations & Designations Energy-Efficiency and Benchmarking Architecture Green Projects & Retrofits News Office Industries & Products and Services Freemium Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:26:00 +0000 766501 at http://nreionline.com