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Illustration: Arup
April 28,2014

From vertical farming to glowing trees (yes, glowing trees), Arup engineers imagine the future of green infrastructure in cities across the world...

The "first fuel": Avoided energy use from energy efficiency in 11 IEA member cou
April 15,2014

Avoided energy use attributable to energy-efficiency investments has resulted in a contribution outstripping the annual consumption of oil,...

March 26,2014

Hybrid ventilation, nighttime cooling, and fuel cell technology are among the dozens of sustainable design techniques profiled by Callison on its...

Photo: Iwan Baan - www.iwan.com / Courtesy Emerson College
March 07,2014

The $85 million, 10-story vertical campus takes the shape of a massive, shimmering aircraft hangar, housing a sculptural, glass-and-aluminum base...

March 06,2014

This opposition comes in response to reports that the oil and gas lobby pushed to include a repeal of Section 433 of the Energy Independence and...

February 13,2014

The bunker, which sat empty for over 60 years after WWII, now uses sustainable technology and will provide power to about 4,000 homes.

All images © Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture/photographs by Namgoong Sun
January 23,2014

The 50-story tower features a unique, angled building-integrated photovoltaic (BIPV) exterior designed to maximize the amount of energy collected...

January 16,2014

Despite misleading media reports, January 1 did not mark a ban on the manufacture or import of 60-watt and 40-watt incandescent bulbs.

January 06,2014

The Green Building Initiative announced today that it has named Jerry Yudelson as its president to accelerate growth of the non-profit and further...

January 02,2014

A new prerequisite in LEED v4 calls for each project to measure whole building energy use, and then share that data with USGBC.