LEED certification

Whirlpool Corporation Awarded Gold, Silver LEED® Green Building Certifications

Press Release

BENTON HARBOR, Mich., August 17, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Whirlpool Corporation has been awarded a prestigious LEED® Certification for two of its recent building projects, both located in Benton Harbor, Mich.

Practitioner Spotlight - Richard Crowther


Antea Group spotlights its Atlanta practitioner- Operational Performance and Assurance & Sustainability consultant, Richard Crowther. Richard talks about his 25 years in the EHS/sustainability field, including his experience at the Coca-Cola Company, the most surprising things about his job, and his "sweet" hobby!

About Antea Group

Kohler Signature Store Receives LEED Gold Certification

First Retail Space in U.S. to be Recognized Under New Guidelines
Press Release


KOHLER, Wis., April 18, 2017 /3BL Media/The Kohler Signature Store by First Supply has become the first retail space in the U.S. to receive Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification under the new LEED v4 guidelines. The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) awarded the 5,800 square-foot showroom located in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, LEED Gold v4 for Interior Design & Construction Retail.

Use Energy Efficient Compressors to Attain LEED Certification

by Erik Arfalk

According a U.S. Energy Information Administration report released in October, manufacturing energy consumption increased between 2010 and 2014 for the first time in almost a decade. Prior to 2014, energy consumption in manufacturing industries had been steadily decreasing since 2002.

Bank of America Merrill Lynch Awarded First LEED CI Platinum Certification in France


In a collaborative effort by CBRE’s French and Spanish offices, Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s Paris HQ has been awarded Platinum, the highest possible grade under the Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) for the Commercial Interiors (CI) scheme by the US Green Building Council, It is the first time an office  has achieved this accolade in France!

“Sustainability in Action” Video Series

Multimedia with summary

Whether through environmental, social or economic initiatives, Ingersoll Rand is committed to making the world a better place to live, through sustainability and energy efficiency. A new video series, “Sustainability in Action,” shines a light on the many ways in which the company uses creativity, engagement and works with customers to deliver on its global climate commitment.                                             

CBRE: “Market Forces at Work”


A high percentage of our clients not only expect sustainable space, they demand it. Especially when it comes to validating a property’s status as “green,” they continue to view LEED® certification as the industry standard. A lack of certification can actually become a disadvantage in the commercial real estate market.

And that’s where our competitive advantage comes in.

Taipei 101: The ‘Greenest’ of Skyscrapers

by Emma Kantrowitz

The Taipei 101 skyscraper, once the tallest structure in the world, recently added another notable distinction in its short-but-accomplished history: it’s now the world’s “greenest” tower. The 1,667-foot supertall recently earned 90 points under LEED’s new v4 certification, the highest score to date under the most updated green building standard.

CBRE Group, Inc. Releases Ninth Annual Corporate Responsibility Report

Press Release

Los Angeles, September 21, 2016 /3BL Media/ – CBRE Group, Inc., a leader in responsible business practices within the commercial real estate industry, has released its ninth annual Corporate Responsibility Report, which provides an overview of the global social, economic and environmental impacts of CBRE’s operations. “Inside Advantage—2015 Corporate Responsibility Report” highlights the significant accomplishments and milestones of CBRE’s corporate responsibility program throughout 2015 and early 2016.

KFC Australia’s Commitment to Sustainable Building


KFC Australia has adopted a forward-thinking and progressive approach to rolling out its sustainable building program across their company-owned and franchise development network.  Their ambition is to design and build all new, company owned, restaurants to be Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certifiable, and to reduce energy consumption by 15%.  LEED is a voluntary, consensus-based, market-driven program that provides global third-party verification of green buildings.


Subscribe to LEED certification