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August 06,2013

The average amount of space per office worker globally has dropped to 150 square feet or less, from 225 square feet in 2010, according to a recent...

July 19,2013

The Architect of the Capitol this week released a dramatic video timeline of 220 years of building development on Capitol Hill.

July 18,2013

The master plan by OMA's Rem Koolhaas and Shohei Shigematsu beat out a submission by Danish studio Bjarke Ingels Group for the massive redo of the...

July 11,2013

The Energy Department released stricter energy efficiency standards this month for new federal buildings. 

July 02,2013

The U.S. Green Building Council membership has voted to adopt LEED v4, the next update to the world’s premier green building rating system.

July 01,2013

A new report released today forecasts the volume of construction output will grow by more than 70% to $15 trillion worldwide by 2025.

June 28,2013

A recent survey of more than 60 building owners and facility management professionals by Mortenson Construction shows that BIM/VDC is top of mind...

June 18,2013

Researchers at the DOE's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory conclude that significant energy savings can be achieved by varying ventilation...

June 17,2013

The Energy Department today launched a new Buildings Performance Database, the largest free, publicly available database of residential and...

June 05,2013

In an effort to accelerate sustainable development around the world, the U.S. Green Building Council is offering free LEED certification to the...