Posted on February 08, 2012
Reckson, a division of SL Green Realty Corp., recently reached LEED Gold for its 384,000 sf, 12-story headquarters in downtown White Plains, NY for energy-efficient and...
Posted on February 07, 2012
New York has made substantial progress on enacting standards and codes to help it achieve its goal of becoming one of the world’s greenest cities, but the biggest challenges...
Posted on February 06, 2012
SAFTI FIRST partnered with PPG to offer SuperLite II-XL with Starphire Ultra-Clear Low Iron Glass. Listed and labeled by UL and Intertek/Warnock-Hersey, this fire resistive...
Posted on February 01, 2012
Despite all of the available technology and new green materials available today, retrofitting an existing building is almost always a more sustainable option than tearing an...
Posted on January 31, 2012
Architecture 2030’s ambitious energy efficiency and carbon-reduction goals appear to be achievable. According to newly released data from the U.S. Energy Information...
Posted on January 30, 2012
Eddie's house, a doghouse designed by Frank Lloyd Wright for the Robert Berger home in San Anselmo, Calif. was presented live onstage following the World premiere screening...
Posted on January 25, 2012
Guy’s Tower in London, the tallest hospital building in the world, is getting a much needed renovation. In recent years, the 143-meter-high (about 470 feet) building—actually...
Posted on January 24, 2012
When a building designed to meet LEED standards fails to perform as expected or does not qualify for LEED certification, finding who is at fault and what remedies are...
Posted on January 19, 2012
Philadelphia, Oakland and six other U.S. cities will get free help this year from sustainable building and development experts with an eye toward the U.S. Green Building...
Posted on January 18, 2012
Long obscured details are being cleaned up in the Kansas statehouse interior dome as part of a major restoration. Mural paintings, plaster details, and copper embellishments...