66 results for “Environmental Systems Design”
Industrial Midwest

Have we reached a tipping point for solar powered buildings?

| Staff Writer

Due to advances in technology and improved manufacturing, the cost of solar technology, specifically solar photovoltaic panels, has declined dramatically over the last few years. Coupled with available funding from federal, state and local utility company incentives, many industry experts believe we will see a growth in solar power for ind…

CRE Midwest

Leopardo project awarded LEED Platinum

| Staff Writer

The eco-office of the Environmental Law & Policy Center (ELPC), built by Leopardo during the summer of 2010, was recently awarded LEED Platinum certification by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).

CRE Midwest

Kane County businesses look to 2040

| Staff Writer

JCF Real Estate’s Paul Robertson and Steve Chrastka recently spoke with CMAP’s Executive Director Randy Blankenhorn regarding how Kane County and its communities can benefit from implementation of the GO TO 2040 plan.