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Monthly Archives: March 2010

Were you at BOMA’s Energy Action Day?

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Anna Dengler, Great Forest’s director of sustainability, and consultant Nathaniel Kimball at Great Forest’s booth at BOMA’s Energy Action Day on March 9. Read an excerpt of Great Forest COO Drew Master’s talk on sustainability if you missed the panel discussion.

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Great Forest Clients To Participate in Earth Hour March 27th

(Photo from Canberra, Australia, Earth Hour 2009) The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International will participate in the World Wildlife Fund’s (WWF) Earth Hour 2010 by encouraging its members and local associations to support the initiative. (See sidebar “Did You Know” for more about Earth Hour.) “The commercial real estate industry is committed to finding … Continue reading Great Forest Clients To Participate in Earth Hour March 27th

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New LEED Certifications

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  Great Forest is proud to announce two new LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certifications: In March, Citibank’s Operations and Technology office at 111 Wall Street was awarded LEED Gold under the LEED CI (Commercial Interiors) Version 2.0 rating system. Project highlights include a 46% water use reduction, 80% demolition and construction waste diversion, … Continue reading New LEED Certifications

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Q&A: Can you tell me some quick fixes to green restrooms?

Q: Can you tell me some quick fixes to green restrooms? A: There are many easy improvements that can be made in restrooms that not only can help lower operation costs but also have big benefit for the environmental footprint of your building. The cheapest and easiest solution for reducing water waste is the installation … Continue reading Q&A: Can you tell me some quick fixes to green restrooms?

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Were you at BOMA’s Energy Action Day?

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Anna Dengler, Great Forest’s director of sustainability, and consultant Nathaniel Kimball at Great Forest’s booth at BOMA’s Energy Action Day on March 9. Read an excerpt of Great Forest COO Drew Master’s talk on sustainability if you missed the panel discussion.

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