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April 24,2013

Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa wants cool roofs added to the city’s building code. He is also asking the Department of Water and Power (...

April 17,2013

The U.S. Army submitted a $129.7 billion budget for fiscal year 2014, $2.3 billion of which is allocated for military construction, army family...

April 17,2013

Leonardo Academy launched the development of a standard for sustainability master plans using the American National Standards Institute (ANSI)...

April 17,2013

The National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) approved changes to its NFRC 100 and NFRC 200 standards, allowing certain shading devices to be...

April 17,2013

Quarterly interpretations and addenda to the LEED 2009 rating systems and reference guides are now available.

April 17,2013

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) researchers are working on new building standards after...

April 16,2013

 

Sir Fraser Morrison, the owner and chairman of architect RMJM, is the backer behind the investment firm that bought RMJM for £11m in...

April 10,2013

The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) has published a second edition of its “HVAC Design Manual...

April 10,2013

The Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute (CRSI) was recently accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) as an ANSI Accredited...

April 10,2013

The Department of Defense should continue to require that its new buildings or major renovations to facilities be designed to achieve a LEED-...