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July 17,2013

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and the World Green Building Council (WorldGBC) are collaborating to rapidly scale up the construction of...

July 11,2013

An amendment to a Michigan appropriations budget authorizes an increase in state debt to pay for state university construction projects. But some...

July 11,2013

Skanska USA resigned from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce over the Chamber’s decision to support the American High-Performance Buildings Coalition....

July 11,2013

The Energy Department released stricter energy efficiency standards this month for new federal buildings. 

July 05,2013

The U.S. Green Building Council has added several new LEED pilot credits to the...

July 05,2013

The Spray Foam Coalition (SFC) of the American Chemistry Council announced its support of the Spray Polyurethane Foam Alliance’s (SPFA) new...

July 05,2013

The design-build construction delivery method may have advantages during a LEED certification process.  

June 19,2013

NSF Sustainability has verified Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) for nylon carpet styles and colors manufactured by Mannington Commercial...

June 19,2013

A nationwide battle over forest certification standards continues to be played out nationally and in Florida with legislation passed this month....

June 12,2013

More than 90% of New York City schools have at least one outstanding building code violation. Loose wires, stuck doors and inadequate ventilation...