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The Pflugerville (Texas) Elementary School is among a number of net-zero-ready s
on November 05,2013 in Feature

As more net-zero energy schools come online, school officials are asking: Is NZE a more logical approach for school districts than holistic green...

on October 30,2013 in Feature

The winners of the 2013 Reconstruction Awards showcase the best work of distinguished Building Teams, encompassing historic preservation, adaptive...

on October 30,2013 in Feature

If you like to geek out on building information modeling and virtual design and construction, you should enjoy this overview of the top BIM/VDC...

Tom Wujec, Autodesk Fellow and Lead Facilitator for the U40 Vision Competition,
on October 18,2013 in Feature

Fifteen teams competed last week in the first annual Vision U40 Competition at BD+C's Under 40 Leadership Summit in San Francisco....

on September 19,2013 in Feature

Renowned green building author, Jerry Yudelson, offers five valuable lessons for designers, contractors, and building owners, based on a study of...

on September 19,2013 in Feature

Phase-change materials, electrochromic glass, and building-integrated PVs are among the breakthrough glazing technologies that are taking energy...

on September 19,2013 in Feature

When embarking upon a roofing renovation project, one of the first decisions for the Building Team is whether to tear off and replace the existing...

on September 04,2013 in Feature

More and more educators are being influenced by the Reggio Emilia approach to pedagogy, with its mantra of “environment as the third teacher”—an...

Sprout Space, a modular template designed by Perkins+Will, is a high-performance
on August 30,2013 in Feature

With budget, space needs, and speed-to-market pressures bearing down on school districts, modular classroom assemblies are often a go-to solution...

on August 22,2013 in Feature

This course discuses the latest technological advances in glazing, which make possible ever more efficient enclosures with ever greater glazed...