The June issue of Environmental Design + Construction (EDC) will take a special look at Using Glass to Help Foster Collaboration and LEED v4. Other articles cover latest news on green building industry such as key energy factors in evaluating cool roofing, revisiting ban LEED, led versus fluorescent lighting and more.
Using Glass to Help Foster Collaboration, Connectivity
The synchronized sliding glass door system at Gensler’s Newport Beach office results in bright, wide-open spaces with expansive views.
Excellence in Design Awards Commercial Winner: Commitment to Excellence
While building its new headquarters, TD Ameritrade finds the road to excellence is paved with Platinum.
Wood and LEED v4
A primer on forest product EPD development and how certified wood and recycled content fares in LEED v4. With LEED v4, designers, contractors, building owners and building product manufacturers alike have begun journeying along new learning curves associated with this ambitious and rigorous rating system.
Pioneering a Platinum Interior
Achieving LEED-CI certification has many benefits for HKS’ Dallas headquarters, but as a pilot project for v4, the road to fulfilling the goal had some bumps.
Geographic Eligibility: USA (Print or Digital Edition), Canada, Mexico, Selected International (Digital Edition Only)
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Environmental Design + Construction (ED+C), the premier source for integrated high-performance building, is dedicated to efficient and sustainable design and construction.
Published monthly on 100 percent de-inked recycled fiber paper, Environmental Design + Construction provides the progressive architect, designer, specifying engineer and building developer with essential information on the rapidly growing green building industry.