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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).

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...