Green Projects & Retrofits http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/36721/more en 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"><div></div>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 <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/property-types/multifamily?intlink=incontent " title="Multifamily Property News">multifamily</a></span> 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"><div></div>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"><div></div>Traditional methods of property <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-investment?intlink=incontent " title="Commercial Real Estate Finance & Investment">investment</a></span> 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"><div></div>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"><div></div>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 10 Green U.S. Industrial Sites http://nreionline.com/industrial/10-green-us-industrial-sites <div class="node-body gallery-body">We highlight what are, arguably, 10 of the most impressive green industrial facilities in the United States, some of which are LEED certified, others of which are not LEED certified but are using innovative practices, and many of which are the first of their types.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industrial/10-green-us-industrial-sites" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industrial/10-green-us-industrial-sites#comments Design Green Projects & Retrofits Industrial News Industries & Products and Services Mobile Alert Mon, 17 Mar 2014 17:38:00 +0000 667571 at http://nreionline.com LEED: Not Just for Shiny, New Buildings http://nreionline.com/miami/leed-not-just-shiny-new-buildings <div class="field-byline"> Sam Martin </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>LEED certification may be most commonly associated with new construction, but the prestigious designation—which provides verification that a building has a reduced environmental impact—isn’t reserved just for shiny, brand-new buildings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/miami/leed-not-just-shiny-new-buildings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/miami/leed-not-just-shiny-new-buildings#comments Associations & Designations Commentary Green Projects & Retrofits Miami News Office Freemium Mon, 17 Mar 2014 16:44:00 +0000 682021 at http://nreionline.com 701 Brickell Ave., Miami