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October 11,2012

The Commercial Building Modernization Act recently introduced in the Senate would extend and streamline a current tax deduction to encourage...

October 11,2012

The town of Morristown, N.Y., has dropped charges of building code violations against local Amish communities to settle a First Amendment...

October 11,2012

The city council of Mesquite, Nev., voted against adopting a new energy efficiency code adopted by the state.

October 11,2012

The borough of Bloomingdale, N.J., recently adopted regulations for solar-energy and wind energy systems.

October 03,2012

A bill to extend the expired residential energy efficiency tax credit for installing qualified furnaces, boilers, central air conditioners, and...

October 03,2012

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) enhanced its variances Web page to improve public understanding of the variance approval...

October 03,2012

A free online tool can calculate the amount of energy savings from installation of a green roof....

October 03,2012

The Society of Environmentally Responsible Facilities (SERF), a Chicago-based environmental building certification organization, and the Centre...

October 03,2012

The EMerge Alliance, an association leading the adoption of safe direct-current (DC)...

September 26,2012

Sequestration, or the implementation of automatic budget cuts as of January 2013, would slash government agencies' already reduced construction...