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June 12,2013

The Green Building Initiative has updated its green building certification program to comply with the U.S. government’s standards for...

June 12,2013

The Green Building Initiative has updated its green building certification program to comply...

May 31,2013

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) says it will propose to extend the compliance date for the crane operator certification...

May 31,2013

As New York, New Jersey and other states hit hard during Superstorm Sandy begin their long road to recovery, the decisions they make on how to...

May 31,2013

A $2.7 billion state bond package that would have financed expansion projects at more than a half-dozen universities in Texas died on the final...

May 31,2013

The Minnesota Legislature approved tax breaks worth $250 million for a $1.5 billion project that would double the size of the Mall of America in...

May 31,2013

Success in constructing net-zero homes in the Northwest has sparked debate over how far green codes should go.

May 28,2013

The International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) and the Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS) are asking Congress to enact...

May 28,2013

A proposed bill before the Las Vegas City Council would allow any building built before 2009 undergoing a renovation to only have to meet the...

May 28,2013

A new analysis of federal data shows that the U.S. buildings sector has made enormous strides in efficiency over the last six years—potentially...