Tag: LEED


LEED Charrette – Pigeon Forge Fire Hall #2

We are providing LEED consulting services to the City of Pigeon Forge for their new Fire Hall, and are making progress through LEED charrettes. A LEED charrette is typically an afternoon-long meeting, occurring at least twice during the design phases, where design professionals, client and building users, public officials and even community leaders and citizens… Read more »

134th Air Refueling Wing starts construction

In October, the Tennessee Air National Guard broke ground on a new squadron operations building at its McGhee Tyson base, home to the 134th Air Refueling Wing.  Elizabeth Eason Architecture is serving as LEED Consultant on the project. The building will house rooms for flight crew and intelligence briefings, a flight safety office, flight planning… Read more »

Air National Guard breaks ground for new LEED facility

The Tennessee Air National Guard hosted a ground breaking ceremony on Sept. 1 to commemorate the start of construction on a new installation for the 241st Engineering Installation Squadron. Elizabeth Eason Architecture is serving as LEED Consultant on the project. The new installation, on the 6500 Block of Bonny Oakes Drive in Chattanooga, will be… Read more »

Advocacy in Washington, DC

Green, energy efficient, and water efficient buildings represent a large economic and environmental opportunity for Tennessee and our nation. This fall, as a member of US Green Building Council’s East TN Chapter Advocacy Committee, Beth had an opportunity to take that message directly to our representatives and offer a wealth of knowledge from within our… Read more »

Congratulations!

Elizabeth Eason Architecture’s newest staff member, Matthew Kellogg, recently earned his LEED Green Associate credential. The LEED Green Associate is the first step in the U.S. Green Building Council and Green Building Certification Institute’s new, multi-faceted credentialing system that ensures that LEED professionals have the latest knowledge and understanding of green building practices. According to… Read more »

Gratz home gets LEED Silver certification

A home designed by Elizabeth Eason Architecture was just awarded LEED® for Homes Silver certification by the United States Green Building Council. According to the USGBC, LEED for Homes is a rating system that promotes the design and construction of high-performance green homes. A green home uses less energy, water and natural resources; creates less… Read more »