Monthly Archives: April 2013

ULI Tour held at SMUD East Campus Operations Center Deisgned to achieve “Net-Zero Energy”

ULI members recently toured the new SMUD East Campus Operations Center which is designed to achieve “Net-Zero Energy” generating all the power required for operations.  It is also seeking LEED Platinum status from the US Green Building Council, the highest rating they offer.  The new East Campus Center will allow SMUD to serve customers by example: a facility that is as environmentally friendly and cost effective as possible. ULI members got a sneak peak just prior to employee move in.  Arun Kaiwar, Lead Architect and Project Manager at Stantec, led … Read More

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140 Senior High School Students at McClatchy participated in UrbanPlan!

What do legos have to do with real estate development?  UrbanPlan!  ULI’s land use planning and real estate development program, created by ULI and the Fisher Center for Real Estate at UC Berkeley. UrbanPlan strives to change the land use decision-making process by providing high school seniors with the understanding, insights, and language to become engaged and informed problem solvers. Over the course of the 15 class-hour project and prior to the presentations, land use professionals, who have attended UrbanPlan volunteer training, interact several times with the student teams. Heidi … Read More

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