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June 21,2012

California is the first state to add window film into its building code. Window film, a polymer material, offers cost-effective energy savings.

June 21,2012

A new ISO standard will help the construction industry better manage the environmental impacts of concrete.

June 21,2012

The building team will be held accountable for how net-zero energy buildings perform two, five, and maybe ten years after completion.

June 14,2012

U.S. Green Building Council co-founder David Gottfried’s new venture, Regenerative Ventures, has established a rating system for building product...

June 14,2012

A sustainability standard has been established for single-ply roofing membranes used on commercial buildings.

June 14,2012

Legislation that approved the construction of a new billion dollar stadium for the Minnesota Vikings passed the Minnesota legislature.

June 14,2012

A miscalculation in how prevailing wages are calculated in New York reportedly costs the state $3 billion a year in public-infrastructure projects...

June 14,2012

Business groups have asked the U.S. Department of Labor to reconsider a proposed hiring quota aimed at federal contractors...

June 05,2012

Building sustainable data centers is one of the goals of HP Labs, and it believes technology, combined with the right building techniques, could...

June 05,2012

In response to concerns by LEED users, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced that it will delay the ballot on LEED 2012 until June 1,...