Public Infrastructure http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/7563/more en 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 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (April 2, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-april-2-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Essex Property Trust and BRE Properties have closed their $16.2 billion merger. Wilbur Ross explains why he sees an opportunity in distressed European real estate. Darden Restaurants has rejected a shareholder proposal to spin off its real estate assets. Neiman Marcus is set to anchor the under-<span class='keyword_link'><a href="/services/development?intlink=incontent " title="Commercial Real Estate Development">development</a></span> Hudson Yards project in Manhattan. And KKR is raising money for a second big infrastructure fund. These are all among today’s 10 must reads for the commercial real estate sector.</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/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-april-2-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-april-2-2014#comments Industry Buzz International New York Office Private Equity Public Infrastructure REITs Retail Technology Freemium Mobile Alert Wed, 02 Apr 2014 14:48:00 +0000 736451 at http://nreionline.com International Development Booms, According to PwC http://nreionline.com/international/international-development-booms-according-pwc <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A worldwide boom in development is coming—especially in emerging economies, according to Byron Carlock, U.S. real estate practice leader for PricewaterhouseCoopers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/international/international-development-booms-according-pwc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/international/international-development-booms-according-pwc#comments Finance & Investment International News Public Infrastructure Freemium Mobile Alert Sat, 01 Mar 2014 14:45:00 +0000 635181 at http://nreionline.com California Introduces Green Waste Diversion Bill http://nreionline.com/government/california-introduces-green-waste-diversion-bill <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>California has introduced a bill to encourage local governments to recycle and divert their green waste from landfills.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/government/california-introduces-green-waste-diversion-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/government/california-introduces-green-waste-diversion-bill#comments Government California Public Infrastructure Freemium Thu, 06 Feb 2014 20:14:00 +0000 579871 at http://nreionline.com The Bike Path: Smart Cities' Latest Amenity http://nreionline.com/public-infrastructure/bike-path-smart-cities-latest-amenity <div class="node-body gallery-body">America is enjoying a bicycling boom.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/public-infrastructure/bike-path-smart-cities-latest-amenity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/public-infrastructure/bike-path-smart-cities-latest-amenity#comments Boston Chicago Denver Los Angeles New York News Philadelphia Phoenix Public Infrastructure San Francisco Seattle Sustainability Tennessee Washington D.C. Industries & Products and Services Thu, 06 Feb 2014 18:02:00 +0000 508721 at http://nreionline.com Super Bowl Included Food Waste Composting, Biodiesel http://nreionline.com/industries-amp-products-and-services/super-bowl-included-food-waste-composting-biodiesel <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>This year’s Super Bowl for the first time collected food waste on game day for composting, as well as used biodiesel to power generators. The National Football League also took other steps to make for the most environmentally-friendly championship game yet, including planting trees near the host East Rutherford, N.J., MetLife Stadium to offset carbon emissions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industries-amp-products-and-services/super-bowl-included-food-waste-composting-biodiesel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industries-amp-products-and-services/super-bowl-included-food-waste-composting-biodiesel#comments New Jersey New York Public Infrastructure Industries & Products and Services Freemium Mon, 03 Feb 2014 15:53:00 +0000 568681 at http://nreionline.com Top 10 Busiest U.S. Ports http://nreionline.com/public-infrastructure/top-10-busiest-us-ports <div class="node-body gallery-body">Colliers International's year-end 2013 port outlook report, "Biggie-Size It," takes a close look at North America's fastest-growing ports, port upgrade projects and the economic implications of labor, legislative and environmental issues, and presents 10 new port awards. What follows is a list of the top 10 busiest and most post-Panamax ready ports in the United States.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/public-infrastructure/top-10-busiest-us-ports" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/public-infrastructure/top-10-busiest-us-ports#comments Industrial Los Angeles News Public Infrastructure Research & Data Mon, 27 Jan 2014 20:38:00 +0000 531171 at http://nreionline.com Gaithersburg High School on Fast Track to Green http://nreionline.com/green-projects-amp-retrofits/gaithersburg-high-school-fast-track-green <div class="field-byline"> John Mesenbrink </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Time. For some, it is a contractor’s best friend. For others, it is their biggest foe. For Shapiro & Duncan, Rockville, Md., time was a defining factor of the company’s excellence through one of its latest projects, reports NREI's sister publication Contractor.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/green-projects-amp-retrofits/gaithersburg-high-school-fast-track-green" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/green-projects-amp-retrofits/gaithersburg-high-school-fast-track-green#comments Associations & Designations Green Projects & Retrofits Industry Buzz Public Infrastructure Washington D.C. Mon, 13 Jan 2014 16:19:00 +0000 516231 at http://nreionline.com PRESS RELEASE: Denver’s FBI Building Earns High Marks from EPA Following Comprehensive NGKF Energy Reduction Program http://nreionline.com/government/press-release-denver-s-fbi-building-earns-high-marks-epa-following-comprehensive-ngkf-ene <div class="field-byline"> Mira Matic </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Newmark Grubb Knight Frank (NGKF) is pleased to announce that the Denver Federal Bureau of Investigation Building was named an Energy Star Certified Building, an honor bestowed by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), earning the top spot for its energy reduction efforts in 2012, the highest among all office buildings in the city.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/government/press-release-denver-s-fbi-building-earns-high-marks-epa-following-comprehensive-ngkf-ene" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Associations & Designations Energy-Efficiency and Benchmarking Government Denver Office Public Infrastructure Fri, 26 Jul 2013 18:56:00 +0000 52811 at http://nreionline.com Educating Owners, Developers on School-to-Seniors Reuse http://nreionline.com/development/educating-owners-developers-school-seniors-reuse <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>When renovating a building into a seniors housing facility, the main concerns include location, cost and complexity of the redo—and developers are finding opportunities in an unlikely category: former schools.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/development/educating-owners-developers-school-seniors-reuse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/development/educating-owners-developers-school-seniors-reuse#comments Development News Public Infrastructure Seniors Housing Freemium Tue, 23 Jul 2013 16:02:00 +0000 49111 at http://nreionline.com