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REI’s Goodyear distribution center gets LEED Platinum certification

by in AZRE Magazine | Building Green | Industrial

REI’s distribution center in Goodyear became the first distribution center to receive both the LEED Platinum certification and the Net Zero Energy rating after it received the LEED certification on Wednesday. The 400,000-square-foot distribution center is the first center in 2016 to earn the Platinum Certification, and is the second largest Platinum-certified distribution or warehouse… Read More →

Habitat for Humanity Homes- Sustainability Meets Affordability

habitat for humanity, sustainability, affordability
by in Green | Real Estate

Habitat for Humanity in Central Arizona (HFHCAZ) has one very strong mission. And that is to build simple, affordable and decent places to live, in partnership with low-income families in need. The word “affordable” is key not only in the cost to build but also the cost to live in and maintain.  Sustainable ‘green’ building… Read More →