Sustainable Design

  • Blogs

    June 20, 2013

    Irv-green Co.: The Irvine Co. is Now California's Largest Owner of LEEDS-Certified Properties

    Orange County's largest private landowner has now become California's largest owner-operator of office workplaces certified under the U.S. Green Building Council's Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) program.

  • Blogs

    August 25, 2010

    What Do You Get When You Mix Surfing and Green Living?

    ‚ÄčThe San Clemente Surfrider Foundation and the Orange County chapter of the U.S. Green Building Council tonight kick off events that celebrate Southern California's surfing heritage, sustainable materials and ocean protection."Surfing, Ocean Stewardship and Green Building" is the title of a ... More >>

  • Calendar

    December 10, 2009

    ENC Green Building Tour

    Environmental Nature Center

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2009

    Wax On, Wax Off: Surfrider Foundation Builds Green‚ÄčThe buildings of Surfrider's global headquarters in San Clemente make up just one more demonstration of their commitment to preserving our coastal environment. The U.S Green Building Council (USGBC), an organization with a strict rating system for design and construction, awarded Sur ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 27, 2009

    Segerstrom Towers Achieve LEED-EB Gold Certification

    Plaza TowerSegerstrom Co., the developer of South Coast Plaza and most of the Costa Mesa-Santa Ana-straddling South Coast Metro area, announced this week that its Plaza Tower, Center Tower and Park Tower achieved LEED-EB Gold Certification, the first multi-tenant buildings in California and three of ... More >>