More stories about Projects

  • St. Bartholomew's Chapel

    In 2007, the Poomacha wildfire claimed St. Bartholomew’s chapel on the Rincon Reservation, Valley Center, Calif., leaving only the chapel’s bell tower intact. Part of the rebuild includes a 5.7-kw solar panel system on standing seam metal roofing.

  • Princeton Charter School

    To help combat space constraints, Princeton Charter School in Princeton, N.J., recently opened a new 17,000-square-foot campus center, a multi-use facility that houses a sports complex as well as music and art classrooms.

  • Women and Infants Hospital

    Designed by Anshen + Allen's Boston office, the new five-story South Pavilion at the Women and Infants Hospital in Providence, R.I., has received LEED Gold certification.

  • Taking the Lead In Government Relationships

    Lucia Athens, former manager of the City of Seattle Green Building Program, explains how architects and designers can foster relationships with their local governments to promote sustainable building.

  • Scaling Up

    Two industry leaders examine the barriers to district-wide sustainability and how eco-districts are creating developments where the grass--and homes, buildings, and infrastructure--are greener.

  • A Deeper Look at LEED-ND

    Sophie Lambert, director, neighborhood development for USGBC, chats with Eco-Structure about the latest LEED rating system.

  • One Phoenix Row

    Insurance provider The Phoenix Co.’s One American Row building in Hartford, Conn., recently achieved LEED for Existing Buildings Silver certification from the USGBC.

  • Sustainability Beyond Current Design Practices

    An associate principal and director of research at Busby Perkins+Will examines the challenges of thinking more holistically about a firm's approach to sustainable design.

  • Cincinnati AIA Compares LEED and NGBS

    The first-ever comparison of the two national green building rating systems finds common ground as well as differences.

  • Shanghai Corporate Pavilion

    ESI Design crafts a World Expo pavilion to reflect Shanghai's future and commitment to social and environmental responsibility.