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April 19,2012

Philadelphia's $2 billion plan to manage its storm water with green methods including porous pavement, green roofs, and more trees, was officially...

April 19,2012

The updated LEED 2012 system will introduce a new credit category, “Location and Transportation,” to encourage development oriented around public...

April 17,2012

Given the rapid transformations occurring in the federal construction sector, FMI examines the key forces accelerating these changes, as well as...

April 16,2012

The result, the researchers say, could be technologies capable of cutting the carbon footprint created by the huge power demands buildings place...

April 13,2012

Though Congress passed a defense budget preventing the Department of Defense from spending money to achieve LEED gold or platinum certification,...

April 13,2012

A community building in Oregon and an office building in California are the first two projects to earn net-zero status under the International...

April 13,2012

Following a worker’s death, the collapse of a century-old, two-story warehouse under demolition as part of Columbia University’s expansion is...

April 13,2012

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit sharply curtailed the period of time that companies can be cited for Occupational Safety and Health...

April 13,2012

This seminar will trace the origins of green codes, how they compare and differ from the rating systems that have been used, and examine some of...

April 05,2012

On March 15, the most significant changes to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) since it became law in 1991 went into effect.