green building


Serapid Inc. Announces Move To Larger, Greener Building

A French builder of high-tech material handling systems is moving its Sterling Heights plant to larger and greener quarters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/23/2014

A super energy efficient home can have George Jetson technology inside -- but this very traditional exterior. Meadowlark Builders photo.

Ann Arbor Home Designed For The Future Offers Public Look ‘Behind The Drywall’

The Ann Arbor architecture firm Architecture Resource and the green building and remodeling company Meadowlark Builders will offer another of their peeks “behind the drywall” of a resource-efficient home under construction in Ann Arbor this weekend, Dec. 14 and 15.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/10/2013


‘Behind The Drywall’ Tour Features Green Home Collaborators

The next installment of the Visible Green Home-Behind the Drywall Tour showcases a collaborative of Southeast Michigan’s “brain trust” of all things green building-related.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/23/2012

Monroe County CC

MCCC To Host Info Session On New Industrial Tech Certificates, Courses

A free information session on new Industrial Technology Division certificates and course offerings at Monroe County Community College will be held on Tuesday, July 31 at 4 p.m. in rooms 259-260 of the La-Z-Boy Center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/12/2012

The University of Michigan central campus.

Climate Change: UM, USGBC Offer Info On Effect On Buildings

University of Michigan Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning faculty and students, along with the U.S. Green Building Council, reviewed areas of climate change uncertainty, forecasted findings on anticipated climate change in the United States by region, and made recommendations based on the forecasts in a report released Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/01/2012


LEED Green Associate Fall Study Groups Now Forming

Building design and construction professionals who are pursuing LEED Green Associate accreditation (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) to advance their knowledge and credentials for green building practices are invited to register for study groups hosted by the Detroit Regional Chapter of the U.S. Green Building Council this fall and winter.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/12/2011

Dow Corning Sealants Provide LEED Credits for Green Buildings

Midland-based Dow Corning Corp. Tuesday announced that as construction standards for energy efficient and green buildings become more stringent, use of its silicone sealants can contribute to earning LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) […]