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February 07,2014

Freddie Mac will gather data on energy and water use from property owners, and encourage lenders to spend on energy-efficient investments for...

February 07,2014

The 2013 editions of ASHRAE’s major refrigerants-related standards, incorporating 41 new addenda, have been published.

February 07,2014

The use of LEED standards is being barred for public construction in Ohio under a state senate resolution.

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January 31,2014

The Center for Environmental Innovation in Roofing’s PV Taskforce is releasing the first public draft of PV Racking and Attachment Criteria for...

January 31,2014

Using LEED certification as a marketing tool is perceived by developers to be a successful tool, and this has pushed them to go above the minimum...

January 31,2014

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration said it would extend the comment period for a proposal that would require employers to submit...

January 31,2014

The Energy Department has finalized new energy efficiency standards for metal halide lamp fixtures, which are used in lighting for big box stores...

January 31,2014

LEED v4 projects will be the first to experience the new LEED Online platform with streamlined documentation and processes.

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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...