Posted on November 20, 2012
Sønderborg, Denmark is aiming for a high environmental standard: to be carbon-neutral by 2029. Achieving that ambitious benchmark depends on generating power and heat from...
Posted on November 19, 2012
The U.S. Green Building Council is fighting back after an article published late last month in USA Today claimed that across the country, the USGBC has helped thousands of...
Posted on November 16, 2012
The General Services Administration says it's dramatically stepping up efforts to sell off underused federal properties to help finance federal construction projects,...
Posted on November 12, 2012
We'd like your input - recent projects, photo/s, renderings, and expert insight - on an important article we're working on for our Jan 2013 issue: HIGHER EDUCATION: ...
Posted on November 11, 2012
Building automation systems (BAS) will be increasingly necessary to help building owners meet more stringent regulations. With states and communities adopting stricter energy...
Posted on November 11, 2012
First, the good news: Nearly two-thirds of executives at real estate companies and corporations (64%) said it is “extremely likely” or “very likely” that their companies...
Posted on November 08, 2012
GSA seeks new sustainable building technologies, practices to test in its buildings The U.S. General Services Administration wants to hear from you about new sustainable...
Posted on November 08, 2012
Scott & White Hospital in Temple, Texas has released plans for a $20 million exterior reconstruction of the Center for Advanced Medicine facility. The project became...
Posted on October 30, 2012
Although few business leaders are fond of government regulation of their industry, 75% of real estate and construction leaders say that building energy-efficiency legislation...
Posted on October 29, 2012
A $12 million retrofit and expansion of the Kitchener Auditorium in Ontario, Canada, posed several challenges for builder Ball Construction, in part because the building...