PICOR Connect | Trends in Commercial Real Estate

Solar Research: Exploring Storage Technologies

Posted on Wed, Jul 27, 2011

The Solar Zone, located within Tucson's UATechPark, continues to grow its solar research capabilities. The recent announcement by Solon Corp. and AzRISE Director, Joe Simmons to undergo research into improved methods of energy storage demonstrate innovation with practical applications.

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Topics: Tucson, Solar, Technology, Green buildings, Commercial real estate, Economic development, Manufacturing

2 Ways Commercial Property Owners Can Green Up their Buildings

Posted on Wed, Jul 20, 2011

The green building movement is alive and well in the commercial real estate industry, and while Tucson has not reached the heights of some of the country’s major markets, progress is underway to improve building sustainability and reduce carbon footprints.  As a business or property owner, it is important to know where you can take advantage of some attractive incentive programs that reduce the payback time for investing in energy efficiency. Two key opportunities include:

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Topics: Tucson, Green buildings, Commercial real estate, Property management, Office