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February 09,2012

A fine for a violation that once cost between $750 and $1,200 now runs $7,000 or more per incident, according to a state industry association...

February 08,2012

Leaders of California cities had been trying to fashion a compromise with lawmakers after the state Supreme Court ruled the state had the...

February 08,2012

The group will develop a low-cost seismic retrofit model that would benefit aging brick-and-mortar structures. It involves bolting steel brackets...

January 26,2012

The system will replace an inefficient patchwork of old software and is designed to provide businesses, homeowners, and contractors with online...

January 26,2012

The dispute arose over multimillion-dollar leaks at the University of Connecticut's law library.

January 05,2012

Some changes to the Americans with Disabilities Act go into effect beginning March 15, 2012.

January 05,2012

Some Ontario builders are worried that new building code requirements with stricter energy efficiency measures could lead to poor indoor air...

The Defense Department will not be allowed to use any money to certify its build
January 05,2012

The Defense Department will not be allowed to use any money to certify its buildings LEED Gold or Platinum, under a law President Obama signed Dec...

December 22,2011

More than 6.8 million homes have been weatherized using federal, state, utility, and other funds under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act...

On average, green schools save about $100,000 a year on operating costs, includi
December 15,2011

On average, green schools save about $100,000 a year on operating costs, including energy and water savings.