September 2011 Table of Contents

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Finding the Finances for Renewables Finding the Finances for Renewables

A white paper from the Institute for Building Efficiency explores financing models for energy efficiency and renewable energy in existing buildings. Read more

What Makes It Green? What Makes It Green?

What determines whether a building is truly sustainable? For the fourth year in a row, we task judges with examining sustainable attributes for the Evergreen Awards. Read more

Double Duty Double Duty

Electrochromic coatings allow us to control what comes through our windows. Read more

Beyond the Building Beyond the Building

Large-scale lessons from the Lloyd Crossing Sustainable Urban Design Plan and Catalyst Project. Read more

Moz Designs Blendz Moz Designs Blendz

This solid-core aluminum wall panel series is composed of 80% post-industrial recycled aluminum and can be recycled at its end of life. Read more

2011 Evergreen Awards: Living Lessons 2011 Evergreen Awards 2011 Evergreen Awards: Living Lessons

This year's winning projects share a commonality: A connection to sustainable-design education. Read more

2011 Evergreen Awards Ecommercial New Construction Winner 2011 Evergreen Awards 2011 Evergreen Awards Ecommercial New Construction Winner

Kroon Hall, School of Forestry and Environmental Studies at Yale University, by Centerbrook Architects and Planners and Hopkins Architects. Read more

2011 Evergreen Awards Greenhouse Winner 2011 Evergreen Awards 2011 Evergreen Awards Greenhouse Winner

Sustainable Residence in Kansas City, Kan., by Studio 804. Read more

2011 Evergreen Awards Special Recognition 2011 Evergreen Awards 2011 Evergreen Awards Special Recognition

North House, by Team North/RVTR Read more

2011 Evergreen Awards On the Boards Winner 2011 Evergreen Awards 2011 Evergreen Awards On the Boards Winner

The Bullitt Center in Seattle, by the Miller Hull Partnership. Read more

2011 Evergreen Awards Perspective Winner 2011 Evergreen Awards 2011 Evergreen Awards Perspective Winner

William Browning of Terrapin Bright Green. Read more

From Planes to Placemaking From Planes to Placemaking

Edmonton wants to turn a historic airport into a carbon-neutral community for 30,000 residents. Two directors from Perkins+Will explain how it can be done. Read more

Closing the Loop Closing the Loop

A former meat-processing facility goes green in Chicago. Read more

Wasco Skylights with SageGlass Wasco Skylights with SageGlass

The skylights are designed to reduce glare and solar heat gain without blocking outdoor views. Read more

Pulp Studio Chromavision Laminated Glass Pulp Studio Chromavision Laminated Glass

Intended for both facade and interior applications, this glass line offers an opaque metallic exterior look while offering full visibility from indoors. Read more

Technical Glass Products Pilkington Profilit OW Technical Glass Products Pilkington Profilit OW

This addition to the company's low-iron, translucent, linear channel glass systems can increase visible light transmission up to 90 percent in uninsulated channels. Read more

Sefar Architectural Vision Sefar Architectural Vision

This metal-coated precision-fabric interlayer is laminated with glass or other transparent materials for use in exterior applications, windows, and interior and decorative glass partition wall systems Read more

Premier Copper Products Pendant Lights Premier Copper Products Pendant Lights

Made from 99.7% Grade-A recycled copper, these fixtures are intended for use in work areas, kitchen islands, bars, and covered patios. Read more

Kingspan Powerpanel Solar Roofing System Kingspan Powerpanel Solar Roofing System

Designed for commercial, industrial, and cold-storage applications, the system uses Kingspan's insulated standing-seam roof with PV solar options. Read more

Crossville Mixology Crossville Mixology

The line of wrought-metal tiles features at least 50% post-consumer recycled content. Read more

Mailhot ThinkGlass Mailhot ThinkGlass

Featuring 25% recycled glass, the 100% recyclable LED-lit surfaces are available in 10 textrues. Read more

SunGuard by Guardian SNX 62/27 SunGuard by Guardian SNX 62/27

Ideal for exterior commercial applications, this architectural glass features three thin layers of silver in its coating. Read more

Recycled Glass Products GlassMode Recycled Glass Products GlassMode

Intended for use in countertops, floors, and wall and shower panels, these tiles contain, by volume, 80% locally sourced crushed glass or porcelain chips. Read more

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