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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...

December 13,2010

Green building initiatives are a key influencer when tenants decide to sign a commercial real estate lease, according to a survey by GE Capital...

December 07,2010

Blue design creates places that are not just neutral, but actually add back to the world and is the future of sustainable design and architecture...

George W. Bush Presidential Center
November 23,2010

The George W. Bush Presidential Center, which will house the former president’s library and museum, plus the Bush Institute, is aiming for...

November 16,2010

Brazil's green building industry will expand in the coming years, spurred by construction of low-impact venues being built for the 2016...

November 16,2010

The U.S. green building market is up 50% from 2008 to 2010—from $42 billion to $55 billion-$71 billion, according to McGraw-Hill...

November 16,2010
123 Zero build is a free tool for calculating the performance of a market-ready carbon-neutral office building design. The app estimates the...