Monthly Archives: August 2011

Hubway is on a roll

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Jennifer Cronan
Construction Manager

New in front of our Boston office in PO Square is a Hubway bike station. As a somewhat avid bicyclist in my free time (I have two kids so free time is at a premium), I was interested in the launch of the city’s New Balance Hubway bike share system, and happy to see that 20…

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Categories: Sustainability.

99 High faces the future

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Posted by:
Mike McGloin
Jones Lang LaSalle

At Boston’s 99 High we are nearing the end of several years of major capital improvements. Our initial goal was to renovate a fully occupied building constructed in 1970 into a facility that could compete with the city’s top towers. Where do you start to incorporate changes of a structure designed and built when energy consumption wasn’t…

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Categories: Sustainability.

Measurement starts to measure up

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Matthew Tippett
EMEA Upstream Sustainability Services

99 – that is the magic number in the recently launched Volume 2 of the Greenprint Performance Report™

The Greenprint Carbon Index (page 23) – which now tracks progress in reducing greenhouse gas emissions for over 1,600 assets – has reduced from 100 in its base year of 2009 to 99 in 2010.…

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Categories: EMEA.