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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...

May 27,2013

Developers and home builders are asking the Ontario government to change the building code to allow construction of six-story wood frame buildings...

May 27,2013

At the Living Future's annual conference in May, Jason McLennan, and architecture firm BNIM founder Bob Berkebile launched the JUST label, an...

May 27,2013

Bipartisan legislation has been introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives to reform the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Lead:...

May 27,2013

Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) filed a bill in May that would require prime contractors that bid on federal construction projects over $1 million...

May 27,2013

The Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety says that Maryland citizens will be safer due to legislation passed by the legislature and...

May 23,2013

The 2013 AGC Contractors Environmental Conference June 13 and 14 in Arlington, Va., will include cost-effective strategies for firms to remain...