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September 14,2011

The Los Angeles Chapter of the nonprofit USGBC will launch its Sustainable Innovation Awards this year during the chapter's 7th Annual Green Gala...

February 15,2011

Architecture 2030 has just broadened the scope of its 2030 Challenge, issuing an additional challenge regarding the climate impact of building...

February 15,2011

Andrés Duany advocates a "LEED Brown" rating that would give contractors credit for using traditional but low cost measures that are not...

February 07,2011

The U.S. General Services Administration launched its Sustainable Facilities Tool on Monday, Feb. 7.  The innovative online tool will make it...

February 04,2011

The U.S. Green Building Council applauded a key element of President Obama’s plan to “win the future” by making America’s...

February 04,2011

President Obama’s Better Buildings Initiative, announced February 3, 2011, aims to achieve a 20% improvement in energy efficiency in...

January 25,2011

InterContinental Hotels Group, the world's largest hotel group by number of rooms, announced that its in-house sustainability system Green...

January 19,2011

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has announced newly elected officers and new directors to its 2011 Board of Directors, including Elizabeth...

January 04,2011

BIFMA International recently announced formal American National Standards Institute (ANSI) approval and...