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November 14,2014

The U.S Army's ambitious net-zero initiative has had several successful pilot trials, and planners are prepared to expand the nine-part...

The projected 506 students will be distributed between three classroom wings, tw
November 06,2014

The design of the new Sandy Hook Elementary School on the site of the 2012 Newtown, Conn., school shooting features enhanced security measures—...

October 30,2014

The Steel Framing Industry Association has launched a certification program to ensure that cold-formed steel connectors meet quality guidelines,...

October 30,2014

Extending the deadline gives LEED users additional time to prepare for LEED v4, the latest version of LEED, which features increased rigor and...

October 24,2014

The International WELL Building Institute has launched the WELL Building Standard Version 1.0, which focuses on enhancing people’s health and well...

Photo: Lance Cpl. Casey Jones, United States Marine Corps via Wikimedia Commons
October 16,2014

Among the challenges the armed forces may face is rising sea levels that could put Navy docks and other installations under water in places like...

The Kennedy-Warren Apartment Building in Washington, D.C. Photo: Wikimedia Commo
October 16,2014

The least energy efficient multifamily property may be spending $165,000 more in annual energy costs than a similar property operating the most...

Byron G. Rogers U.S. Courthouse, Denver. Photo: courtesy GSA
October 16,2014

LEED Silver may be used, and in some instances, the Green Globes program may be substituted, according to a new regulation by the U.S. Department...

Photo: U.S. Department of Agriculture via Wikimedia Commons
October 16,2014

New York City’s plan to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 80% by 2050 includes tripling the amount of solar power generated from city-owned...

Photo: Don McCullough via Wikimedia Commons
October 15,2014

The United Arab Emirates’ Ministry of Labour announced that they will start using drones to help inspectors record when construction sites are...