Cobb Hill and Green 

What is Green?

“Green building is the comprehensive approach to designing, constructing, and renovating buildings that prioritize human and environmental health, while also taking into account aesthetics, comfort, economics, and performance.” Nexus Boston

Cobb Hill understands the importance of environmentally responsible design and construction that has a minimum impact on the environment. We recognize that there are specific opportunities presented by each individual project. Each client brings a different vision and agenda. CHC is able to implement any measures that are feasible within the constraints of a particular project. We will work with you to address global, regional, or site specific environmental concerns.

Cobb Hill’s Environmental Business Practices

We are committed to being an environmentally sound business. We have taken many steps within the office to lessen our impact on the environment: 

  • Investment in digital project management to reduce paper use and waste
  • Recycle office paper waste
  • Provide water cooler to eliminate plastic bottle usage
  • Coffee mugs to replace disposable cups
  • Green building practices continuing education
  • Recycling/Reusing Construction Materials wherever possible

Available Green Certification Programs

United States Green Building Council
LEED – Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design

  • New Construction
  • Existing Buildings
  • Commercial Interiors
  • Core and Shell
  • LEED for Homes
  • Neighborhood Development

 

National Association of Home Builders – NAHB Green Home Building Standards

 

Energy Star Certification – Cobb Hill is a Certified Energy Star Partner