Coronavirus, Climate, & Commercial Real Estate – Part 2/2

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How Canoo Could Disrupt The Airline Industry & Real Estate

CleanTechnica

As I've followed the reveal of Canoo this week, it's something that's coming out of left field for most of us. Like WALL-E when he found the spork, automotive journalists just aren't sure which box Canoo fits into, if any.

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Watt It Takes: Turning Real Estate Into Clean-Power Assets

GreenTechMedia

Blueprint works with real estate companies to turn their buildings into clean energy power plants. Robyn has a long history in the worlds of tech, real estate and energy. She later went into the world of real estate, where she oversaw venture investments at Lennar.

The Green Real Estate

Eco-Business

The Green Real Estate's mission is to create an ecosystem for the development of green, smart and healthy real estate in the region by providing a business case for sustainable buildings and bridging the gap between normally disconnected stakeholders of the value chain

Opportunity Zone capital flows to real estate but not to small businesses – or impact

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, June 30 – When it was just a few well-connected plutocrats making headlines for questionable real estate projects, it was still possible to hope that Opportunity Zones would prove to be a major new source of capital for community-based businesses in underserved neighborhoods.

As Technology Evolves, So Does The Need For Prefab

Forbes Green Tech

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How Real Estate Will Drive Smart Home Adoption

Forbes Green Tech

These key real estate players will help drive smart home adoption and sales in the years ahead

Real Estate Experts announce Array Sustainable Living: North Carolina’s first 100% net-zero energy neighbourhood

Eco-Business

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 26, 2020 Jodi Bakst Real Estate Experts 919-697-5014 Jodi@realestateexperts.net

What's your energy strategy for an empty office or retail space?

GreenBiz

Energy & Climate Real Estate Energy EfficiencyAsking these five questions during the COVID-19 shutdown could help your organization reset its power consumption habits to more energy-efficient levels for the future.

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M&G Real Estate plots pathway to net zero by 2050

Business Green

Global real estate investor says it is "repositioning its business" to meet its new decarbonisation goals, which include reducing 'corporate emissions' to net zero by 2030 and carbon neutrality across its portfolio twenty years later.

Oracle Real Estate Facilities' Francisco Ruiz on IoT and building efficiency

GreenBiz

Data collected from AI and IoT technologies can empower companies to make better decisions about their energy consumption. Artificial Intelligence Buildings Energy Management Facility Management GreenBiz Studio internet of things VERGE Energy Efficiency

[Blog] How to Sell Real Estate Professionals on Sustainability Improvements

Home Energy

Real estate investors and housing developers must consistently stay aware of trends. Recently, that's meant knowing about sustainability trends

Agrihoods: The Intersection of Sustainable Farming & Real Estate

AGreenLiving

Agrihoods are residential housing developments with a professionally managed farm … The post Agrihoods: The Intersection of Sustainable Farming & Real Estate appeared first on Earth 911. See more here: Agrihoods: The Intersection of Sustainable Farming & Real Estate. Eco agriculture agrihood agrihoods appeared-first are-residential earth estate first-on-earth home & garden housing-developments intersection managed-farm sustainability sustainable

Real estate trust STAG Industrial hosts community solar on Minnesota building rooftops

Solar Power World

In total, the new projects will result in STAG hosting 1,808… The post Real estate trust STAG Industrial hosts community solar on Minnesota building rooftops appeared first on Solar Power World.

Meet the Eco-Business A-Listers: Ellie Tang, real estate sustainability builder

Eco-Business

Sustainability chief for Asian conglomerate New World Development, Ellie Tang talks about how to sell sustainability to CEOs, and one question sustainability leaders should be asking themselves this year

Inside A Wall Street Tycoon’s Plan To Get Americans Off The Highway — And On His Trains

Forbes Green Tech

As the world grapples with how to make travel safe in the age of coronavirus, private equity billionaire Wes Edens is betting $9 billion that America’s transportation future is passenger rail.

These Carbon-Neutral Bioceramic Geodesic Dome Homes Last 500 Years And Don’t Rot, Burn, Or Rust

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Real Estate Industry Reducing Carbon Emissions

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… The post Real Estate Industry Reducing Carbon Emissions appeared first on Earth911.com. Here is the original post: Real Estate Industry Reducing Carbon Emissions. Commercial buildings account for 39 percent of global carbon emissions.

COVID-19 And The Future Of Development And Commuting In Los Angeles

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The Brief: Tipping Point fund, KKR’s wastewater strategy, Circulate’s Asia oceans fund, real estate retrofits in Toronto

Impact Alpha

To fulfill its potential to shape a more inclusive and sustainable economy, impact investing needs The post The Brief: Tipping Point fund, KKR’s wastewater strategy, Circulate’s Asia oceans fund, real estate retrofits in Toronto appeared first on ImpactAlpha.

Demonstrating impact in Opportunity Zones, LGT acquires Aspada, Quadria’s Asia healthcare fund, net-zero real estate, informal merchants

Impact Alpha

Greetings, Agents of Impact! Featured: ImpactAlpha Original Investments in ‘people and places’ start to demonstrate impact in Opportunity Zones. Capital is finally flowing to projects in U.S. Opportunity Zones that promote inclusive development and community empowerment.

Oracle Real Estate Facilities’ Francisco Ruiz on IoT and building efficiency

AGreenLiving

Go here to read the rest: Oracle Real Estate Facilities’ Francisco Ruiz on IoT and building efficiency. Data collected from AI and IoT technologies can empower companies to make better decisions about their energy consumption. Business Green artificial intelligence buildings circular economy double-again energy efficiency energy-management facility-management has-doubled internet of things last next over-the-next says-the-resale the-last verge

Indirect emissions are the elephant in the room for commercial real estate

Business Green

Companies are missing out on major carbon savings by ignoring supply chain emissions, warns Karl Desai of the UK Green Building Council

Greenwave Opportunity Fund Launches to Invest, Acquire and Develop Venture Backed Clean Energy Projects Focusing on Real Estate, Energy, and Water Applications

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The Fund is Authorized to Raise $250 million for Qualified Opportunity Zone Businesses

Benzinga.com: T-REX Profiled as a Company Actively Shaping the Fintech Industry

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In the Press Market Updates C-PACE commercial pace commercial real estate cre outlook PACE scott millerT-REX, A Tool For Navigating Complex Markets, To Participate In Benzinga Fintech Awards. Benzinga.com. September 3, 2019. Read the full article here: [link]. The post Benzinga.com: T-REX Profiled as a Company Actively Shaping the Fintech Industry appeared first on T-REX.

Born2Invest.com: T-REX CEO Benjamin Cohen Quoted in Article Discussing FinTech’s Growing Impact on Renewables Markets

T Rex Group

In the Press Market Updates C-PACE commercial pace commercial real estate cre outlook PACE scott millerFinTech Positively Impacting Energy Sector. Born2Invest.com. Reporting by Kayla Matthews. May 16, 2019. Read the full article here: [link]. The post Born2Invest.com: T-REX CEO Benjamin Cohen Quoted in Article Discussing FinTech’s Growing Impact on Renewables Markets appeared first on T-REX.

Global Capital: T-REX CEO Benjamin Cohen Quoted in Article on Technology’s Impact on the ABS Industry

T Rex Group

In the Press Market Updates C-PACE commercial pace commercial real estate cre outlook PACE scott millerFintech Pros Announce Stay of Robot Executioner’s Hand on ABS Jobs. GlobalCapital.com. February 25, 2019. Read the full article here: bit.ly/2CVUN7h 2CVUN7h . The post Global Capital: T-REX CEO Benjamin Cohen Quoted in Article on Technology’s Impact on the ABS Industry appeared first on T-REX.

T-REX Enters Built In NYC’s 50 Best Small Companies to Work For List

T Rex Group

Awards and Rankings Company Announcement In the Press Market Updates T-REX Updates C-PACE commercial pace commercial real estate cre outlook PACE scott millerEmployee well-being and happiness are two of the highest priorities at T-REX. We are thrilled to see our unique culture, benefits, and perks have earned us a spot on Built in NYC’s Best Places to Work in NYC list! View the full list here: [link].

Top Green Features Home Buyers Want in 2020

U.S. Green Technology

A 2019 study by the National Association of Realtors (NAR) found that 68% of home buyers want environmentally-friendly homes and 70% of real estate brokers believe that describing a home’s green features helped sell a house.

BREEAM-certified renovation for 70s modernist icon in Amsterdam

AGreenLiving

In recent years, the massive modernist building has struggled to attract tenants and, in 2013, international real estate company Vastint purchased the structure in a public sale and tapped MVSA Architects to lead the redesign.

Episode 219: Water, workplaces and well-being

AGreenLiving

Workplaces and well-being (31:15) Last week, three respected real estate companies — Cushman & Wakefield, Hines and Delos — announced an initiative intended to help companies begin the process of reconfiguring their offices to protect employees’ health as they return to work. Business Eco Green Recycle city food live online-ordering post project real estate review survey walmart

‘Neighborhood investment company’ helps Los Angeles residents buy back the block

Impact Alpha

4, 2019 – Real estate shapes our cities and neighborhoods. And capital shapes real estate. A new model that enables local residents to buy into hyperlocal property portfolios could start to reshape real estate capital, and thus the drivers of community wealth.

Meet Jack Sim, The Eccentric Entrepreneur Fighting For Clean And Safe Toilets

Forbes Green Tech

Toilet" is a 62-year-old Singaporean businessman who gave up a successful career in real estate to fight the global sanitation crisis weaponizing bathroom humor

The Brief: Neighborhood investment companies, inclusive fintech in Indonesia and Nigeria, solar financing in India, tele-health training, letter from Santiago

Impact Alpha

Real estate shapes cities and neighborhoods and capital shapes real estate. Greetings, Agents of Impact! Featured: ImpactAlpha Original ‘Neighborhood investment company’ helps Los Angeles residents buy back the block.

To B or not to B? More tech companies should ask themselves that question

GreenBiz

Fifth Wall, the biggest venture fund dedicated to funding disruptive ideas in real estate and retail, this week revealed that it has become a Certified B Corporation (B Corp) — a move that requires it to embed concerns about equity, inclusiveness and sustainability into its portfolio.

The Brief: Opportunity Zone reckoning, navigating parole, edtech in prisons, plastic from milk, Kiva’s gender fund, people-centered finance

Impact Alpha

Featured: ImpactAlpha Original Opportunity Zone capital flows to real estate but not to small businesses – or impact. Greetings, Agents of Impact!

Enphase Energy Chosen by Flywheel Development for Commercial Solar Projects

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Flywheel Development is a leading sustainable development company active in real estate, sustainable design, solar development, and stormwater management infrastructure, with a focus on high-performance, net-zero buildings

Broad coalition applauds New York renewable siting and transmission reform

Solar Power World

A broad coalition of environmental, clean energy industry, real estate and labor groups applaud Governor Cuomo, Majority Leader Stewart-Cousins and Speaker Heastie on the inclusion of the renewable energy siting and transmission reform in the State Budget.

Why green buildings make for better investments

Business Green

Investing in greener buildings and offices delivers significant financial, environmental and wellbeing returns, argues BNP Paribas Real Estate UK CEO Andy Martin

ENVISION SOLAR ANNOUNCES OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF NEXT GENERATION EV ARC™ 2020 OFF-GRID EV CHARGING AND EMERGENCY POWER INFRASTRUCTURE PRODUCT

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Feet, Provides More Space to Park, Elevates Branding Real Estate and has a Sleek Efficient and Modern Design with Added SecurityThe No-Construction EV Charging Solution Deploys in Minutes, Fits in Any Angled Parking, is Flood-Proof to 9.5

Acrtaris commits $40 million to Erie Opportunity Zones.

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, July 1 – Arctaris Impact Investors has launched a $40 million Opportunity Zone initiative invest in projects to revitalize the downtown corridor in Erie, Pennsylvania, including mixed-use real estate projects.

Flywheel Development chooses Enphase microinverters for commercial solar portfolio

Solar Power World

Flywheel Development is a sustainable development company active in real estate, sustainable design, solar development and stormwater management infrastructure, with a focus on high-performance, net-zero buildings.

ABB completes Chargedot acquisition

Charged

Chargedot supplies AC and DC charging stations and software platforms to EV manufacturers, EV charging network operators, and real estate developers. Global electrical equipment giant ABB has completed its acquisition of Chinese EV charging provider Chargedot. Chargedot has around 205 employees. The acquisition was initially announced in October 2019. Source: ABB. Newswire The Infrastructure ABB Chargedot