Posted on December 05, 2012
California voters last month passed Proposition 39, a measure that devotes $550 million a year until 2018, a total of $2.75 billion, to fund green-improvement projects at...
Posted on December 05, 2012
Damage from Hurricane Sandy has New York City officials and real estate developers reviewing building codes. As they ponder a devastated landscape from the South Street...
Posted on December 03, 2012
We don't push books much in BD+C, but I just received one that I do want to recommend to any Building Teams working on net-zero buildings (NZ energy, water, stormwater,...
Posted on November 29, 2012
Join me at Ecobuild on Wed., Dec 5, 10:15 to 11:45, at the DC Convention Center, to learn about "High-Performance Reconstructed Buildings: The 99% Solution." I'll be...
Posted on November 28, 2012
A scaled-down plan for a renovation and expansion of the San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina received approval from the California Coastal Commission. The $100 million...
Posted on November 26, 2012
The U.S. Green Building Council unveiled a Web-based tool to research buildings that have achieved LEED status at the Greenbuild International Conference & Expo in San...
Posted on November 20, 2012
Relief is on the way for schools and hospitals damaged by superstorm Sandy. New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has announced that $500 million will be set aside for...
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,...