Green buildings more productive, says research

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Report argues that improved "recruitment, retention of employees, less sick time and greater productivity" mean investment in green offices makes sense

Workers in green buildings are more productive than their counterparts in more carbon-intensive offices, according to a new report from researchers at the University of San Diego. The report, titled...

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