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The 8,500-sf Jackson Sustainable Winery Building at the University of California
on November 08,2013 in Feature

Some science-design experts once believed high levels of sustainability would be possible only for low-intensity labs in temperate zones. But...

As the first multifamily project certified net-zero by the International Living
on November 08,2013 in Feature

The 10-unit zHome in Issaquah Highlands, Wash., is the nation’s first net-zero multifamily project, as certified this year by the International...

The plan for the West Valley Campus of the College of the Desert, near Palm Spri
on November 08,2013 in Feature

Architects are seeking affirmation that the complex array of programs, systems, and tools at their disposal actually do result in more sustainable...

Tom Wujec, Autodesk Fellow and Lead Facilitator for the U40 Vision Competition,
on October 18,2013 in Feature

Fifteen teams competed last week in the first annual Vision U40 Competition at BD+C's Under 40 Leadership Summit in San Francisco....

on September 19,2013 in Feature

Renowned green building author, Jerry Yudelson, offers five valuable lessons for designers, contractors, and building owners, based on a study of...

on August 14,2013 in Feature

Building Design+Construction's rankings of the nation's largest green design and construction firms. 

on June 28,2013 in Feature

A researcher at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory calls building enclosure commissioning “the single-most cost-effective strategy for reducing...

on April 16,2013 in Feature

From an orchid-shaped visitor center to California’s largest public works project, each of these projects benefited from IMP technology.

Enermodal staff at the firm’s annual employee conference (opposite) and Enermoda
on March 21,2013 in Feature

At Enermodal Engineering, there’s only one kind of building—a sustainable one.

BD+C's 2011 White Paper: Zero and Net-Zero Energy Buildings + Homes
on February 21,2013 in Feature

We submit our eighth White Paper on Sustainability in the hope that it will inspire architects, engineers, contractors, building owners,...