Including green features in a commercial building gives the real estate a market premium of 3 to 16 percent while homes with green features sell for 9 percent more.
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Thanks to a new state tax, billions of dollars are projected to become available for green schools.
Cisco is a major partner in the effort for smart cities certification.
We need to invest in sustainable infrastructure now because the lead times are long, the capital expenses high, and the systems that enable a lower per capita social and environmental footprint today will have exponential savings tomorrow.
Many governments and industry professionals see sustainable energy as a key to economic growth and meeting the growing global demand for energy.
New standards adopted today in California will make new construction in the state, as well as major alterations and additions to existing buildings, among the most energy efficient in the nation.
The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission's new headquarters is not only ultra green, it's smart too.