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August 02,2012

A two-day summit focused on green building in the affordable housing market will be held Nov. 13 - 14, 2012 in San Francisco, Calif. at the...

August 02,2012

A total of 726 buildings were inspected for unsafe conditions, and 266 did not meet safety codes, while 112 buildings were found to be vacant and...

July 26,2012

Green roofs and other green infrastructure would be required to capture stormwater under a draft state wastewater discharge permit from the...

July 26,2012

Code enforcement officials in Charlotte, NC gave the okay for the SouthPark Mall to reopen after two parts of its roof collapsed following heavy...

July 26,2012

The National Roofing Contractors Association’s update of its Guidelines for Roof Systems With Rooftop Photovoltaic Components is now...

July 26,2012

The Advanced Energy Design Guidelines from the Department of Energy and the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air...

July 19,2012

A San Francisco property-management company has agreed to pay a record $800,000 civil fine for hundreds of building code violations at rental...

July 19,2012

A glass envelope acting as a kind of biodome encapsulates four mixed-use towers at Parkview Green FangCaoDi, an 800,000 sf mixed-use development...

July 19,2012

It’s conceivable that innovation in project finance can do for building efficiency in the coming century what 30-year mortgages did for home...

July 19,2012

New York City has implemented a program to encourage construction of "micro-apartments" in the Big Apple, where rents are exorbitant and the...