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Published on October 29, 2015 Written by Joseph Crea Posted in LEED

Rishi Tirupari’s career has taken him from Hyderabad to Seattle to Las Vegas—and now to Macau, China. His sustainability journey started when he was a student in Seattle inspired by a speech on sustainability, and the journey has now brought...

Published on October 26, 2015 Written by Fleming Roberts Posted in LEED

“Lagom” is a Swedish word that doesn’t have an English equivalent, but it roughly translates to “just the right amount.” Whereas some may think that more is better, this term “lagom” actually represents a Swedish cultural mindset that is centered on sustainability. This could help explain why Sweden is...

Published on October 21, 2015 Written by Joseph Crea Posted in LEED

Over the coming months, as TAIPEI 101 works toward its upgrade to LEED v4, USGBC will be offering readers a glimpse into the project's recertification journey....

Published on October 20, 2015 Written by Joseph Crea Posted in LEED

Antonio Traversi has a very clear priority that runs throughout all his operations: nothing should decrease the value of a building. As head of healthy, safety and environment and real estate for Prysmian Group, a leading producer of cables for power...

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