Harmonizing Healthcare and Earthcare NCA&T Opens LEED Silver Building

Integrating healthcare and "earthcare", today, North Carolina Agricultural and Technical (NCA&T) State University cuts the ribbon on its "greenest" campus building. The two-story, state of the art, 27,548 square foot building replaces the 11,000 square foot Sebastian Health Center constructed in 1958. The new health center becomes the university's first completely green building, achieving Silver certification … Continue reading Harmonizing Healthcare and Earthcare NCA&T Opens LEED Silver Building

Starbucks “recycled” store coming to Kansas City Metro

Kansas City suburb, Overland Park, Kansas, will soon be home to a new Starbucks — but this one is different. It will be the first store in the area built entirely from reused shipping containers. The City of Overland Park initially rejected the plans, but after easing concerns of the planning staff and city council … Continue reading Starbucks “recycled” store coming to Kansas City Metro

Former President Bush Goes Green With Dedication of Library

Today in Dallas, former President George W. Bush celebrated the dedication of his presidential library and center along with President Barack Obama and former Presidents Carter, H.W. Bush and Clinton. Here are a few facts about the Bush Center: - 226,000-square-foot located on 23 acres. - Includes a 15-acre urban park that recreates a Texas … Continue reading Former President Bush Goes Green With Dedication of Library