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December 27,2012

The Pentagon has eliminated the stringent real estate leasing standards it put into place following the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks,...

December 27,2012

Google has contributed a $3 million grant to the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) to help transform the building materials industry and...

December 27,2012

Nantes has a strong commitment to address challenges such as urban sprawl and carbon dioxide emissions.

December 27,2012

A legally mandated report that tracks the energy use of New York City's largest buildings provides details about which buildings are achieving...

December 27,2012

The New Jersey legislature is considering a bill that would require installation of green or blue roofs on state buildings that are at least 15,...

December 20,2012

A 120-million sf urban development in China will be designed according to high green standards for about 180,000 residents.

December 20,2012

The National Air Duct Cleaners Association (NADCA) urges professionals to avoid using chemicals as a method for cleaning and maintaining air duct...

December 20,2012

The Lake Nona campus of Valencia College in Florida shifted its sustainability standard to Green Globes largely to be able to use a bipolar-...

December 20,2012

On average, green schools use 33% less energy and 32% less water than their conventional counterparts, and save $100,000 per year on direct...