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January 23,2015

These requirements include measures to protect water quality, biodiversity, wildlife habitat, species at risk, and forests with exceptional...

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January 23,2015

The documents are designed to complement previously developed standards specifying 3D BIM level of development.

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January 09,2015

An Illinois law took effect on Jan. 1 that requires all new and remodeled schools to have storm shelters.

Gundersen's 500,000-sf expansion will features a geothermal system. Rendering: A
January 08,2015

Gundersen Health System, a network of hospitals, medical clinics, and nursing homes in Wisconsin, announced that it is producing more energy than...

January 02,2015

The International Parking Institute, Green Parking Council, and Green Building Certification Institute have joined forces to promote the design of...

December 23,2014

Dunkin Donuts has launched a green building certification program to help franchisees build sustainable, energy-efficient restaurants.

December 23,2014

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's WaterSense program has released a draft specification for water-efficient flushometer-valve toilets.

December 23,2014

The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) published AISI D310-14, “Design Examples for the Design of Profiled Steel Diaphragm Panels Based on...

December 18,2014

A proposed addendum to ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1-2013, Energy Standard for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings would make the...

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December 12,2014

The company aims to build 100 new DD Green-certified restaurants by the end of 2016.