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January 26,2014

The expansion of a tax-abatement program for green roofs under New York state law doubles the previous maximum benefit of $100,000, adds new plant...

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January 23,2014

Proposed legislation to further regulate the building of micro apartments has triggered appeals from community activists concerned that fire...

January 23,2014

The Pennsylvania Department of Education owes about $1 billion to numerous school districts for about 350 state-approved renovation and...

January 23,2014

Some 1,500 concrete structures built in Los Angeles before 1980 could be vulnerable to earthquakes, according to University of California...

January 23,2014

Tests showed winds can cause photovoltaic panels to destroy waterproof membranes. 

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.