Green Building

Going green now easier mountain to climb

By Joshua Richards First Potomac Realty Trust In today’s commercial real estate market, “green” is the way to go. For owners and operators, a green building is a powerful tool, signifying quality and efficiency to tenants while promoting...

Mudslide a stark reminder to owners

By Dan Orlando A mudslide at a Yonkers apartment building put the city’s building managers on alert this week. Two buildings and dozens of residents were evacuated after mud slid down the steep hill neighboring the properties. Melting snow was...

Major league deal for energy co.

Major Energy announced a new multi-year marketing partnership with the New York Yankees that names the firm as the Official Energy Supply Company for the team. The partnership provides Major Energy with brand integration at Yankee Stadium and...

Rooftop farming still looking for big break

Edenworks is about as modern as a farm can get. In planters stacked to the ceiling of a sunlit, 800-s/f greenhouse, the startup is growing bok choi, arugula, turnips, sage and lettuce. The plants are fertilized with waste water from fish tanks,...

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