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Silverstein, Port Authority Escalating Green Efforts at Ground Zero

With $2 billion in construction contracts already on the street for the $20 billion redevelopment of the World Trade Center site, Larry Silverstein calls the project a “freight train – the only way to stop it will be when all of the [LEED Gold] buildings are complete.”

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“White Hot” 2007-09 NYC Construction Forecast Bodes Well for Green Building

At an industry breakfast forum held on Tuesday in Midtown, the New York Building Congress released its three-year outlook for construction activity in the New York City metropolitan area. Richard T. Anderson, President of the Building Congress, introduced the report and emphasized the robust figures across all sectors of the industry. $83 billion in construction […]

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