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February 20,2012

This third draft of LEED has been refined to address technical stringency and rigor, measurement and performance tools, and an enhanced user...

Four types of sustainable roofing systems from Tremco Roofing and Building Maint
February 17,2012

Changes were so extensive that the certification is for new construction and not for renovation; officially, the building is LEED-NC.

February 16,2012

The new headquarters will total 20,455 sq. ft. and feature a loft-style space with exposed masonry and mechanical systems, 15 foot clear ceilings...

February 15,2012

Specifying air curtains as energy-saving, cost-cutting alternatives to vestibules in 3,000-square-foot buildings and larger has been a recent...

January 19,2012

McDonald's restaurant recognized for significant energy savings.

Thornton Tomasetti acquires green consulting firm Fore Solutions
January 09,2012

International engineering firm launches new building sustainability practice.

Gensler served as architect, Balfour Beatty US was the project's contractor, and
January 06,2012

The "new" building will serve as a repository of Houston memorabilia and rare archival material as well as the city's official reception space and...

December 29,2011

The company recently began offering companies the ability to run assessments for design credits, in addition to traditional product-specific LEED...

Dr. Phillips charities headquarters SchenkelSchultz Architecture
December 05,2011

The building incorporates sustainable architectural features, environmentally friendly building products, energy-efficient systems, and...

Green Matters Conference San Antonio
November 22,2011

High-interest topics will be covered in technical seminars, including infrared reflective coatings for heat island mitigation, innovative uses of...