Posted on November 11, 2013
The installation of 49 large rooftop solar panels at the 49ers new stadium outside San Francisco will help the arena achieve net-zero energy use, according to NRG, the...
Posted on November 07, 2013
As students on campuses throughout the country (varsity athletes and the general student population alike) are more concerned with physical health than ever before, making...
Posted on November 05, 2013
The International Energy Conservation Code has been revised to eliminate what has been seen as a blanket exemption for historic buildings. The current “historic buildings”...
Posted on November 05, 2013
The Living Building Challenge has released the Net Zero Energy Building Certification to provide clearer definitions regarding what net zero really means and how it is to be...
Posted on October 30, 2013
For a while now companies have been advised that flexibility is a key component to a successful workplace strategy, with remote working being a big consideration. But more...
Posted on October 29, 2013
The Lewis and Clark expedition. The Transcontinental Railroad. The invention of the Internet. These are some of our country’s proudest projects, and they have one critical...
Posted on October 28, 2013
Our collective desire to live in cities has never been stronger. According to the World Health Organization, 60% of the world’s population will live in a city by 2030. As...
Posted on October 28, 2013
NRCA's EnergyWise Roof Calculator Online has been updated to include information from the 2012 version of the International Code Council's International Energy Conservation...
Posted on October 28, 2013
The Packard Foundation’s 49,000-sf headquarters recently achieved Net Zero Energy Certification through the International Living Future Institute (ILFI), making it the...
Posted on October 28, 2013
Given their durability and ease of use, metal roofs have been a common feature on rural houses for decades. Now they’re becoming an increasingly popular choice on urban...