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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.

December 31,2013

BD+C editors and our contributors posted hundreds of blogs in 2013. Here's a recap of the most popular topics. They include valuable...

December 26,2013

Cloud-based building automation tools and product disclosure declarations are among the green building mega-trends identified by industry...

December 20,2013

A new tool from the engineering firm Buro Happold takes into account both energy and economic performance of buildings for a true measure of...

December 17,2013

The Lady Bird Johnson Middle School in Irving, Texas, was named a winner of USGBC's annual award, along with nine other schools, individuals and...

November 19,2013
Assa Abloy's power-over-ethernet access-control locks and Schüco's retrofit façade system are among the products to make BuildingGreen Inc.'s...
November 14,2013

Next week at Greenbuild, BD+C will unveil its demonstration pediatric patient unit, called Pedia-Pod. Here's a behind-the-scenes look at the...

November 13,2013

The worldwide installed capacity of GHP systems will reach 127.4 gigawatts-thermal over the next seven years, growth of nearly 150%, according to...