Founder and chairman Bob Fincher used part of his summer vacation to tour Midwest companies that are championing the integration of green technologies and tactics into our homes and other buildings. Here's what he found.
Research expects market value to surpass $36 billion by 2024
The ground floor is home to a one-of-a-kind McDonald’s restaurant that features a rotating menu of favorites from around the globe.
The green wall is living artwork that attracts and engages customers as they enjoy their coffee in the café’s upper-level seating area.
The project was designed to create a campus center that builds community with an emphasis on connectivity, transparency, and engagement with Harvard Square.
With more than 85 percent of villas sold, this additional development offers more options for eco-friendly waterfront living.
thyssenkrupp's MULTI elevator system helps buildings overcome challenges of global urbanization, improve efficiency
Self-cleaning technology, automation remove contaminants, extend life of HVAC units
FreshAire PTAC focuses on multifamily, lodging, commercial spaces
Lux's Kono technology automatically adjusts for optimal comfort, savings
Solution design focuses on positive up-front, back-end financial impact
Samsung anticipates technology to be game-changer
Technology gives HVAC units 'mind of its own'
Improving efficiency, occupant comfort key as building envelopes tighten
Solution reduces load reduction, spurs energy savings
Solar helps boost energy savings by roughly 40 percent
Technology prevents mold, bacteria from building up on coils, enhances efficiency
The project was also constructed with the resiliency features to provide added safety for residents during and after major storms.
Benefits, new financing options make solutions more popular in private sector
Hunter designing products aimed at saving money, improving occupant performance