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Leeds to get Doctor Who-style phone boxes with free Wi-Fi

Blue 1930s-style phone boxes will soon spring up around Leeds, offering free Wi-Fi and other facilities.

By June 29, 2013


Greening up the neighborhood--residence to get highest LEED rating

Developer's home in Cambridge, Mass. goes on the market in line with local prices.

By November 2, 2007


Solar begets solar at Amonix factory

Amonix's Gold-LEED-certified manufacturing plant in North Las Vegas is running on 100 percent solar energy to make concentrated solar cells.

By November 16, 2011


Secret to Facebook's green data center? Water misters

Facebook says its Prineville, Ore., data center received gold-level LEED green-building certification due to an elaborate evaporative cooling system that taps outdoor air for heating and cooling.

By November 18, 2011


Enterprises build optimized data centers too

GE's new Platinum LEED-certified data center provides a great example of how highly optimized data center design isn't just something that Google and Facebook do.

By August 19, 2011


Software drafted to design greener buildings

Autodesk is developing a 3D modeling application to reflect LEED green building ratings.

By November 12, 2007


Certified green home gets high-tech touches

A Rhode Island homeowner gets LEED certification for an energy-efficient house that uses an automation system to access entertainment and to monitor electricity use.

By December 15, 2009


Destroyed by tornado, town saving big by rebuilding all green

In 2007, a tornado flattened Greensburg, Kan. Now it's on a path to financial stability thanks to a city-wide green rebuilding effort. CNET Road Trip 2014 looked at the wreckage and the recovery.

By August 12, 2014


Apple touts N.C. solar array in environmental footprint report

Company says array powering massive data center will be the largest end-user-owned operation in the country.

By February 20, 2012


Facebook confirms state-of-the-art data center in Iowa

With 1 billion users and growing, the social network needs more servers to keep up with the constant flux of information.

By April 23, 2013