Innovative Research Facility Baird Helped Finance Wins National Award

Baird is pleased to announce that a project we helped finance, the Energy Innovation Laboratory in Idaho Falls, Idaho, has been recognized nationally as the Best Green Project in the nation for 2014 by Engineering News-Record (ENR) Magazine. This new research facility houses Idaho National Laboratory researchers related to Energy and Environment Science & Technology, Nuclear Science & Technology, and the Advanced Test Reactor National Scientific User Facility. Baird’s Public Finance group served as the underwriter for the project.

The Energy Innovation Laboratory was chosen as the national winner for exceptional sustainable design and construction among the 10 top regional best green projects in ENR Magazine’s annual competition. ENR’s competition involved 700 projects designed and constructed in the U.S.

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