Quantcast
Home » Green Buildings You are browsing entries tagged with “Green Buildings”

Coscolluelas to help steer PH toward green future

By
THE COSCOLLUELA-DESIGNED Zuellig Building is the first project in the country to achieve precertification at the Gold level under the Leadership for Energy and Environmental Design-Core and Shell (LEED-CS) program of the US Green Building Council. Photo by Charles E. Buban

With the recent appointment of twin brothers—architects Gil and Gary Coscolluela—as senior partners of WV Coscolluela and Associates, expect the 55-year-old firm to dish out strikingly beautiful and highly sustainable and useful buildings in the coming years.

Posted: May 4th, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Inquirer Features,Photos & Videos,Property Guide | Read More »

30% of MNCs prefer green buildings

By
GREEN LANDMARK Zuellig Building is vying for LEED Platinum certification.

As the Philippines positions itself as the regional hub of multinational corporations (MNCs), the demand for environment-friendly smart buildings is gaining traction.

Posted: February 22nd, 2013 in Inquirer Features,Photos & Videos,Property Guide | Read More »

Green conversion of your building

By

It can be quite intimidating. As more and more buildings turn out to be green, or at least try to be green, as you have seen in clever and creative advertising, you wonder how your conventional building can ever keep up with this rapid pace of technical development.

Posted: September 1st, 2012 in Columnists,Featured Columns,Inquirer Columns,Inquirer Features,Property Guide | Read More »

Taking sustainability thrust seriously

By
ARYA Residences is currently the benchmark Berde project for vertical residential buildings in the country.

The race to being green is on. While the development of green buildings in the Philippines is regarded by some analysts as still being on its pilot stage, a great number of industry players have already begun to incorporate the so-called “green features” to tap the numerous benefits that sustainable structures can bring.

Posted: July 27th, 2012 in Featured Gallery,Inquirer Features,Photos & Videos,Property Guide | Read More »

Green: Protection against calamity

By
RAIN gardens are planted depressions in the landscape that allow runoff to be collected and absorbed. They solve drainage issues, collect and filter pollutants, keep our water clean, provide habitat for wildlife and protect our water resources. Photo:wgbh.org

The strongest argument today for the need for green buildings is the possibility of storm, flooding and power blackout. There is also the possibility of terrorist attack that can destroy electric power distribution.

Posted: February 24th, 2012 in Columnists,Featured Columns,Featured Gallery,Inquirer Columns,Inquirer Features,Photos & Videos,Property Guide | Read More »

Advertisement

News

  • Binay hits Aquino admin
  • Iran hangs woman for killing alleged rapist
  • APO mobilizes 100,000 members to support ‘Brod Jojo’
  • Binay fails to show up at Cabinet performance commitment session
  • Comelec sets satellite registration for indigenous people
  • Sports

  • Petron notches 2nd Liga GP win
  • Ginebra rips listless Kia
  • Red Cubs cement San Beda sweep
  • Arroyo fuels Assumption San Lorenzo golf double
  • Bakbakan lures 1,000 bets
  • Lifestyle

  • Met Opera’s production of ‘Rusalka’ in HD at Greenbelt Makati
  • CCP Outreach Program celebrates 35 years of nurturing arts in the regions
  • Make Your Nanay Proud Foundation honors 10 exemplary Filipino mothers
  • Peta’s ‘FnL’ finds craziness in language–or several versions of it
  • Gantimpala Theater Foundation is looking for a new home
  • Entertainment

  • Pelicula Spanish Film Festival goes to Zamboanga, Davao, Ilo-ilo, Baguio
  • ‘Hosting can be draining’
  • Celeb haunt is top tourist destination
  • Award-winning ‘Birdman’ director wary of success
  • Discovery Channel revisits Tacloban a year after ‘Yolanda’
  • Business

  • Spawning giant clams for livelihood
  • Anti-impotence drugs seized
  • Tan pioneers BPO office dev’t in a township setting
  • Aquino seeks business sector’s help
  • ‘Medical cannabis better than some analgesics’ —former DOH secretary
  • Technology

  • MMDA impounds Uber car
  • DOJ forms team to prosecute sex and other cybercrimes
  • Zuckerberg speaks Chinese; Beijing students cheer
  • SC reminds netizens: Nothing stays private on Facebook
  • LTFRB goes after Uber vehicles; MMDA disagrees
  • Opinion

  • Walking the talk
  • Pope Francis and social movements
  • Legal philosophy
  • No picnic
  • More You, less me
  • Global Nation

  • Beyond trick or treat, make Halloween count
  • SC activates site for audio live streaming of oral arguments on PH-US defense pact
  • After apologizing, Laude’s boyfriend leaving PH
  • PH soon to get P87M from US for damage to Tubbataha Reefs
  • Asean Community seen as ‘formidable force’
  • Marketplace
    Advertisement