The Tower at PNC Plaza wins Best Project in ENR MidAtlantic Awards

The Tower at PNC Plaza, the world’s greenest high rise, recently won ENR MidAtlantic’s annual award for Best Project in […]

The new normal: designing for climate resilience

There is no greater force than the force of nature, and there is no clock more relentless than the rhythm […]

Hospitals get better with wellness design

Hospitals and healthcare facilities are built to sustain and improve human health and wellness. But are they designed with this […]

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U.S. Green Building Council Announces Washington is Ninth State in the Nation for LEED Green Building in 2016

Washington, D.C. — (Jan 25, 2017) — Today, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) released its national ranking of the top states in the country for LEED green building […]

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Inova Women’s Hospital and Inova Children’s Hospital Achieves LEED Silver Certification

The new hospital expansion aligns to patient health through sustainable building practices FALLS CHURCH, VA Jan. 24, 2017 — Inova […]

Public transportation of the future: four new sustainable technologies

On my way in to work this morning, I walked through a tree lined street, admired my wintry surroundings, breathed […]

Everything you need to know to sound brilliant when talking about biophilia

Biophilia is a term that literally means love of nature. Stephen Kellert, who worked with E.O. Wilson wrote that biophilia […]

Paladino’s best and most interesting blogs of 2016

There’s a saying, “time is not measured by the passing of years, but by what one does, what one feels, […]

Happy Holidays from Paladino! What inspires us

Happy holidays! We are excited about what is to come in 2017. Our imaginations are ignited! Here are a few […]

Does getting to zero have lasting value?

As renewable energy technologies get better and cheaper, the concept of achieving net zero energy – and lasting value – […]

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