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September 04,2013

Recent advancements in technology are allowing owners to connect with facilities as never before, leveraging existing automation systems to...

August 08,2013

A project by the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (NAREIT), the FTSE Group, and the U.S. Green Building Council to jointly...

August 02,2013

Architecture firm C. F. Møller has proposed building the tallest wooden building in the world in Stockholm, Sweden. 

Nissan Americas HQ, Smyrna, Tenn., Energy Star award winner
July 17,2013

A rating system for comparative tenant energy use and a detailed evaluation of Energy Star energy management strategies are among the green...

July 10,2013

In a newly posted TED talk, wood skyscraper expert Michael Green makes the case for building the next-generation of mid- and high-rise 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.

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...

May 31,2013

The new training facility for IBEW/NECA is the first commercial building retrofit designed to meet the U.S. Department of Energy’s requirements...

May 17,2013

The next version of the U.S. Green Building Council's LEED rating system will expand water-savings targets to appliances, cooling towers,...