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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 22,2013

Seven leading product sustainability assessment companies partner with the HPD Collaborative to develop the verification and quality assurance...

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 18,2013

Strategic partnership between U.S. Green Building Council and UL Environment will focus on building materials and product transparency.

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...

November 06,2013

The commercial real estate industry’s ongoing focus on energy efficiency has resulted in a downward trend in total operating expenses (3.9 percent...

All photos: Prakash Patel, courtesy SmithGroupJJR
November 05,2013

Built on the former site of a parking lot and an untended natural wetland, the 160,260-sf, five-story, terra cotta-clad building features some of...

October 18,2013

With countries not tackling climate change aggressively, cities are in the best position to drive increased sustainability.

September 26,2013

Ten finalists are competing for $250,000 in prizes from the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute and Make It Right.  

The 1,460-sf green wall at the Papadakis Integrated Science Building, Drexel Uni
September 24,2013

A dramatic interior green wall at Drexel University and a massive, 4.4-acre vegetated roof at the Kauffman Performing Arts Center in Kansas City...