Green Building Update

IN THIS ISSUE:

*PG&E backs 3 solar plants in the Mojave Desert to generate power for 375,000 homes

*GREEN BUILDING FOCUS

..Landscaping Green

*18 states going to court to force EPA to respond to supreme court ruling on global warming

*China green building council launched in Beijing

*Greening office environments creates healthier environment, results in considerable savings

*Japan estimates the cost of going green at US$500 billion over the next decade

*Tishman's $1 billion bid secures rights to develop 13 million square foot site in Manhattan according to LEED gold standard

*Global and national economic pressures influence law firms to go green

*NOTABLE GREEN BUILDING PROJECTS

..The University of California, San Diego planning to 'go green'

..BTS Investments unveils plans for LEED certified broadway style playhouse in Utah

..U.S. Embassy compound in Panama city earns LEED certification

Please see full update for more information.

LOADING PDF: If there are any problems, click here to download the file.

Published In: Construction Updates, Energy & Utilities Updates, Environmental Updates, International Trade Updates, Residential Real Estate Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

© Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP | Attorney Advertising

Don't miss a thing! Build a custom news brief:

Read fresh new writing on compliance, cybersecurity, Dodd-Frank, whistleblowers, social media, hiring & firing, patent reform, the NLRB, Obamacare, the SEC…

…or whatever matters the most to you. Follow authors, firms, and topics on JD Supra.

Create your news brief now - it's free and easy »

CONNECT

Allen Matkins, founded in 1977, is a California-based law firm with more than 200 attorneys in four... View Profile »


Follow Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP:

Reporters on Deadline