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The Red List

Posted in Blog on Monday, January 12th, 2015 at 10:56 am No Comments
The Red List

So it didn’t win at last night’s Golden Globes, but most likely you’ve heard of the Black List, NBC’s latest TV-drama series starring James Spader. But have you heard of The Red List? If you’re in the green building industry then most likely you have. Per the International Living…

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New Year, New SUSTAINABLE you!

Posted in Blog on Monday, January 5th, 2015 at 11:05 am No Comments
New Year, New SUSTAINABLE you!

It’s a New Year and possibly a new SUSTAINABLE you! Although many people are already well on their way to living a more sustainable lifestyle, especially in larger cities, there are plenty of less populated areas that still have a ways to go. We have come up…

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I’m dreaming of a Green Christmas

Posted in Blog on Monday, December 15th, 2014 at 12:09 pm No Comments
I’m dreaming of a Green Christmas

In South Florida, it’s easy to have a green Christmas when the local temps are in the mid-70’s this time of year.  You can also have a green Christmas — even though the season is rife with over-consumption. Each year in the U.S., approximately $75 billion is spent on…

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The Living Building Challenge: The Future of Green Building

Posted in Blog, Uncategorized on Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 12:46 pm No Comments
The Living Building Challenge: The Future of Green Building

On November 12th in Fort Lauderdale the Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach Branches of the USGBC South Florida Chapter presented a special program exploring the growth of the Living Building Challenge in South Florida.

Local sustainability leaders Jonathan Burgess and Rob Hink of the Spinnaker Group and Rochelle Routman of…

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Aventura Optima LEED Platinum Awards

Posted in Featured on Friday, December 5th, 2014 at 1:26 pm No Comments
Aventura Optima LEED Platinum Awards

Not only did Aventura Optima Plaza receive the 2014 South Florida USGBC’s Gala Verde Award for Core + Shell but it also has won the South Florida Chapter NAIOP Project of the Year Award!

A Class A office and medical complex located at 21500 Biscayne Boulevard in Aventura was recently…

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