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August 30,2012

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

August 21,2012

The "RoofPoint" rating system from the Center for Environmental Innovation in Roofing provides specific standards to help nonresidential roofing...

August 21,2012

Green building's footprint tends to grow fastest in countries that have national policies that promote construction of sustainable, energy-...

August 21,2012

BIM is an essential tool to develop sustainable buildings, says U.K. architect Elrond Burrell.

August 16,2012

The Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) is sponsoring a free webinar on August 21 at 2:00 p.m. (EDT) on electronic energy control.

August 16,2012

Not usually noted for its innovation, the public sector has done the most to advance sustainable building, according to a recent panel of green...

August 16,2012

The GreenLife Business Centre in Milton, Ontario near Toronto is set to become the first net-positive energy building in Canada.

August 09,2012

The town of Greensburg, Kan., virtually destroyed by a tornado in 2007, decided to rebuild 13 public buildings according to green standards.

August 02,2012

A new report by the National Institute of Building Sciences Consultative Council highlights four several areas that need focus to improve...

August 02,2012

A two-day summit focused on green building in the affordable housing market will be held Nov. 13 - 14, 2012 in San Francisco, Calif. at the...