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October 18,2012

The city of Chicago has mandated that all new buildings that require any public funds must be LEED certified, usually with a green roof.

October 03,2012

A free online tool can calculate the amount of energy savings from installation of a green roof....

October 03,2012

The Society of Environmentally Responsible Facilities (SERF), a Chicago-based environmental building certification organization, and the Centre...

October 03,2012

The EMerge Alliance, an association leading the adoption of safe direct-current (DC)...

September 26,2012

Investment in data centers built to green standards will increase from the $17.1 billion predicted for this year to $45 billion by 2016, according...

September 20,2012

Green standards may have to take into account the impact of reflective roofs on rainfall in the desert Southwest.

September 20,2012

Earth Advantage Institute announced a new green building certification aimed at new or substantially remodeled small commercial buildings built to...

September 14,2012

NRCA University will offer a class called “Photovoltaic Roof Systems: Energizing Your Business” Oct. 16 in Philadelphia.

August 30,2012

The CRRC-1 standard covers specimen preparation and test methods for measuring the initial and aged solar reflectance and thermal emittance of...

August 30,2012

Currently, LEED green building standards only accept timber products certified by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC).