Mon, 02/16/2009 - 13:13 — admin
Museums Go Green from Coast to Coast
Ever wonder why museums are going green? This special feature explains that museums, like the California Academy of Sciences, and other cultural institutions (throughout the US) are becoming greener not only to be socially responsible and save money by reducing energy costs, but to appeal to prospective visitors and enhance the experience of enjoying art and artifacts as well.
Mon, 02/16/2009 - 13:08 — admin
Sustaining Traditions In The Green City By The Bay
In addition to learning about the greenest museum in the world-the California Academy of Sciences-find out about new public mandates, incentives, and technologies aimed to promote sustainability in the San Francisco Bay Area. In this article, sentiment is expressed by leaders of the green movement such as David Gottfried, founder of the U.S. Green Building Council and Terry Tamminen, author of Lives Per Gallon and former Secretary of the California Environmental Protection Agency and former Chief Policy Advisor to Governor Schwarzenegger.
Mon, 02/16/2009 - 13:05 — admin
U.S. Green Building Council’s Founder, David Gottfried, Practices What is Preached
Do you ever wonder if the proclaimed leaders, companies, and cities behind the green movement are truly as green as they claim to be? David Gottfried, CEO, Regenerative Ventures and Founder of the U.S. Green Building Council, is a person who practices what is preached. Learn how Gottfried and his family took direct, independent measures to become more sustainable by undertaking a premier residential renovation.
Mon, 02/16/2009 - 13:02 — admin
Terry Tamminen, An American Green Leader
Terry Tamminen, former Secretary of the California Environmental Protection Agency and former Chief Policy Advisor to Governor Schwarzenegger, discusses his new book, Lives Per Gallon, and the need to break our addiction to oil.
Mon, 02/16/2009 - 13:00 — admin
Gensler: Green Space Today’s February 2009 Firm of the Month
Kirsten Ritchie, P.E., LEED AP, Co-Director of Sustainable Design, Gensler, and Rives Taylor, FAIA, LEED AP, Co-Director of Sustainable Design, Gensler, tell Green Space Today's readers and community about Gensler's sustainable design applications and what markets (geographically) around the globe will be come greener within the next five years.
Mon, 02/16/2009 - 12:56 — admin
Paybacks from Energy Harvesting
Dr. Peter Harrop, IDTechEx, Cambridge, UK, explains the advantages of energy harvesting and how energy harvesting is being applied to electronics.
Mon, 02/16/2009 - 12:48 — admin
State of Green Business 2009
On February 2, 2009, Joel Makower, Executive Editor of GreenBiz.com, released the second annual "State of Green Business" report in a conference held in San Francisco, CA. In this report, you can learn about the progress America has made in clean energy, water protection, and the greening of businesses. In addition, Makower discusses the ways in which America can become more sustainable.
Mon, 02/16/2009 - 12:46 — admin
Company Profile: Echelon Corporation
Steve Nguyen, Director of Corporate Marketing at Echelon Corporation, discusses the company’s product line, clients, and the sustainability movement in the Bay Area.