Ryan Gravel and Jay Sandhaus on Freedom Bridge

I wanted to capture a thought-provoking email exchange between Ryan Gravel and Jay Sandhaus, two members of the Band of Seven that’s been pushing this Freedom Bridge idea. NOT THIS: A very ugly foot bridge in Thameshead, England. PHOTO: Bexley-is-Bonkers.co.uk. Pedestrian bridges are a tricky topic for urban [...]

By | 2016-10-21T14:20:39+00:00 13 February 2015|Bicycles & Pedestrians, TRANSPORT|0 Comments

Georgia Clean Energy Census: 20,000 jobs, 678 firms, $2.9 billion

Southface has released its 2014 Georgia Clean Energy Industry Census that quantifies the clean energy industry’s impact on the state’s economy. The clean energy industry includes the building efficiency, renewable energy, geothermal, smart grid, energy storage, fuel cell and alternative vehicle fuel sectors. The report provides analysis on full-time employment, [...]

By | 2016-10-21T14:20:39+00:00 12 February 2015|CLEAN ENERGY, Press Releases|0 Comments

SolAmerica, Citizens Energy complete 5.1 MW of solar for Georgia Power

ATLANTA — SolAmerica Energy, price LLC of Atlanta and Citizens Energy Corporation of Boston today announced the completion of four solar projects totaling 5.1 MW in various locations in the state of Georgia. The projects are part of the Georgia Power Advanced Solar Initiative pursuant to which Georgia Power will [...]

By | 2016-10-21T14:20:39+00:00 5 February 2015|CLEAN ENERGY, Press Releases, Solar|0 Comments

Green Button Alliance launched to drive adoption of GB standard

Industry Thought Leaders Unite to Support EDUCATION, viagra approved Development and Wide-Spread Use of Green Button Standards-based APPLICATIONS SAN DIEGO, Calif., February 4, 2015–The Green Button Alliance (GBA), a non-profit, 501(c)(3) corporation, today announced it has been formed to advance the Green Button initiative, and will facilitate standards-based APPLICATION development, [...]

By | 2016-10-21T14:20:39+00:00 4 February 2015|GREEN BUILDING, Press Releases|0 Comments

Georgia breaks into Top 10 States for LEED list

WASHINGTON, Feb. 4, 2015 — Today, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) released its annual list of the Top 10 States for LEED, the world’s most widely used and recognized green building rating system, ranking states in terms of square feet of LEED space per state resident. The per-capita list highlights [...]

By | 2016-10-21T14:20:39+00:00 4 February 2015|GREEN BUILDING, Press Releases|0 Comments