Google’s phenomenal success, not to mention its top ranking on Fortune’s “Best Places to Work” list in both 2012 and 2013 makes it one of the most highly sought after companies to work for. In working with companies around the world, we find that many underestimate the significant influence that a good workplace design and

Is your company looking for ways to reduce their utility expenses?  Perhaps you’re seeking a new, energy efficient facility and aren’t sure where to start. In theory “green leases” in which both the tenant and landlord benefit from energy efficiency improvements, are a no-brainer. In reality, tenants often hit resistance when trying to negotiate efficiency

Cities around the US are adopting energy benchmarking ordinances geared at assessing the energy performance and efficiency of commercial buildings.  Chicago is the most recent city to introduce an energy benchmarking ordinance which would require buildings over 50,000 sq. ft. to track and verify their energy consumption. As the saying goes, you can’t manage what

Back in January, we posted an article on the record high pollution levels in China.   Over the past 6 months, China has taken big strides in fighting pollution and climate change. With several of the world’s fastest growing cities and largest economic engines, China is taking a multifaceted approach to pollution control including ground up

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