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All renderings courtesy Shimizu Corp.
November 24,2014

The design centers around a floating, 500-meter-wide sphere linked to a resource center on the ocean floor via a 15-kilometer, helix-shaped path....

An example of Aon’s Construction Risk Map, which the portal updates regularly to
November 18,2014

The new interactive tool from Aon Risk Solutions provides real-time updates pertaining to the risk climate of municipalities across the U.S.

One Bryant Park, New York. Photo: Ryan Browne, Cook+Fox Architects via Wikipedia
October 29,2014

The Appraisal Foundation is striving to improve appraisers’ understanding of green valuation.

The research can help designers identify which products should be subjected to e
October 16,2014

The white paper includes a list of 193 flame retardants, including 29 discovered in building and household products, 50 found in the indoor...

Photo courtesy Harvard Center for Green Buildings and Cities
October 15,2014

The impetus behind Harvard's Center for Green Buildings and Cities is what the design school’s dean, Mohsen Mostafavi, describes as a “rapidly...

The 170,735-sf net zero emissions office building prototype in St. Louis, Mo., d
October 09,2014

A new study by Navigant Research projects that public- and private-sector efforts to lower the carbon footprint of new and renovated commercial...

Photo: Samuel Boisvert via Wikimedia Commons
September 24,2014

On the heels of recording its strongest pace of growth since 2007, there continues to be an increasing level of demand for design services...

Tesoro Corporation headquarters in San Antonio, TX, a LEED-certified building. P
September 03,2014

The LEED Proven Provider designation is designed to minimize the need for additional work during the project review process.

Photo: Tiia Monto via Wikimedia Commons
July 23,2014

AIA reported the June ABI score was 53.5, up from a mark of 52.6 in May.

July 17,2014

The Urban Green Council addresses a concern that many "green" buildings in the U.S. have: poor insulation.