Tag Archives: U.S. Green Building Council

Achieving sustainability

Energy efficient, sustainable solutions providing meaningful financial return LEED the way in 2014. What do you get when you combine two 35-foot wind turbines, … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 01 Article Archives, Equipment, Design & Operations

Perdue Farms Awarded LEED Platinum Green Building Certification

Perdue Farms announced that it has received Platinum certification – the highest possible ranking – for the renovation of its corporate office building from … Continue reading

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Ahold USA Retail Divisions Awarded LEED Certifications for Six Newly Constructed Stores

Ahold USA retail divisions recently achieved another milestone in their commitment to building greener stores. Six newly constructed stores have received Leadership in Energy … Continue reading

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A darker shade of green

Equipment manufacturers and retailers are kicking their sustainability efforts up a notch by focusing on new technologies and comprehensive energy-saving strategies. While saving the … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 01 Article Archives, Equipment, Design & Operations

Harris Teeter Awarded LEED Green Building Certifications

Harris Teeter announced that three of its recent stores are now officially recognized as LEED-certified projects by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and verified … Continue reading

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Price Chopper Honored for Sustainability Efforts

Price Chopper was recognized by GXT Green for its siginificant contributions to sustainability efforts and was named to the 2012 GXT Earth Day Honor … Continue reading

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FRESH By Brookshire’s Awarded LEED Green Building Certification

Brookshire Grocery Company announced that FRESH by Brookshire’s has been awarded LEEDcertification established by the U.S. Green Building Council and verified by the Green … Continue reading

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LEEDing the way to sustainability

Many supermarkets are making an effort to use sustainable materials, and an increasing number are getting their projects certified by the U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC) Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) program. Continue reading

Posted in 2012 01 Article Archives, Equipment, Design & Operations

UNFI Achieves LEED Gold Certification for Distribution Center

United Natural Foods has received LEED Gold Certification by the U.S. Green Building Council (“USGBC”) for its Lancaster, Texas distribution center.  Demonstrating a long … Continue reading

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