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January 16,2014

Recent winners of the Cradle to Cradle Product Innovation Challenge include a brick made from bacterial byproducts and insulation...

January 16,2014

Despite misleading media reports, January 1 did not mark a ban on the manufacture or import of 60-watt and 40-watt incandescent bulbs.

January 16,2014

ASHRAE Standard 169, Climatic Data for Building Design Standards, now includes climatic data for 5,564 locations throughout the...

January 15,2014

The new version addresses recent changes in federal contracting.

January 15,2014

There are 71 new LEED Interpretations, including 65 for Homes and Multifamily Midrise.

January 08,2014

Strengthened sprinkler regulations proposed for the 2015 National Building Code of Canada (NBCC) could help a movement to allow midrise wood...

January 08,2014

Newer developments include windows made with nano-crystals that control intense heat penetration while lighting living areas from the outside.

January 08,2014

Architect Gerhard Becker was sentenced to a year in LA county jail after pleading no contest to the manslaughter of a firefighter who died while...

January 08,2014

Proposed changes include mandating the insulation of hot water piping in new buildings. 

January 02,2014

The EPA has started the process of declaring that it has the power to regulate streams, brooks, and small ponds.