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September 18,2014

The Eugene, Ore., City Council recently passed an ordinance aimed at steeply reducing energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions.

August 06,2014

A bill intended to encourage the federal government to use two-phase design/build project delivery was introduced in the U.S. Senate.

In May, Facebook broke ground on an expansion to its data center campus in Luleå
August 04,2014

Less than a year after opening its ultra-green, hydropowered data center facility in Luleå, Sweden, Facebook is back at it in Mother Svea with yet...

July 23,2014

The General Services Administration’s construction budget for fiscal year 2015 passed by the House this month includes cuts in both new...

Plans call for restaurants, apartments, offices, a hotel, a cinema and a theater
July 16,2014

The Santa Clara (Calif.) City Council approved the next steps for a massive development project next to Levi’s Stadium, the new home of the San...

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July 10,2014

A persistent drought in Southern California could lead to a water fee for new construction projects in Ventura.

La Entrada master-planned community in Coachella. Renderings: KTGY
July 01,2014

Plans for a new section of the proposed $1 billion La Entrada master-planned community in Coachella, Calif., moved ahead after the developer and...

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June 30,2014

New research findings indicate that for the first time more than half of projects above $10 million are being completed through design-build...

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June 26,2014

Ohio became the nation’s first state to roll back renewable energy standards after the state House of Representatives passed Senate...

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June 25,2014

The Studio is the first to be launched as part of the AIA Foundation’s National Resilience Program, which plans to open a total of five Regional...