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April 17,2013

The U.S. Army submitted a $129.7 billion budget for fiscal year 2014, $2.3 billion of which is allocated for military construction, army family...

March 27,2013

A Florida House bill that says state agencies should decide on a project-by-project basis which green certification standards are used on state...

March 22,2013

The DOE'S Building Technologies Office this morning put out a call to the AEC industry for expert reviewers for its new energy-efficiency...

March 19,2013

A bill to reform the EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair, and Painting Rule (LRRP) was recently introduced in the U.S. Senate.

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March 18,2013

 

The Center for Green Schools at the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has released its first “State of our Schools” report,...
Tax incentive database for reflective roofs available
February 26,2013

The Roof Coatings Manufacturers Association (RCMA) and the Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency (DSIRE) created a database...

February 20,2013

California Assembly Bill 292 would make the California Code of Regulations (including the Building Codes) open source.

Minneapolis is the latest major metro to require large commercial buildings to b
February 14,2013

Minneapolis is the latest major metro to require large commercial buildings to benchmark and disclose their energy and water use.

Window manufacturers advocate for favorable building codes and tax policy.
February 08,2013

Document urges a regulatory stance that will support manufacturing, including favorable building codes and tax policy.

February 06,2013

Two bills that would require installation of green and blue roofs on new government buildings received overwhelming approval from the state...