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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...

July 26,2012

The National Roofing Contractors Association’s update of its Guidelines for Roof Systems With Rooftop Photovoltaic Components is now...

July 26,2012

The Advanced Energy Design Guidelines from the Department of Energy and the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air...

July 19,2012

A glass envelope acting as a kind of biodome encapsulates four mixed-use towers at Parkview Green FangCaoDi, an 800,000 sf mixed-use development...

July 19,2012

It’s conceivable that innovation in project finance can do for building efficiency in the coming century what 30-year mortgages did for home...

July 12,2012

The new One Bryant Park Bank of America tower in midtown Manhattan is the first new commercial high-rise to achieve LEED Platinum certification....

July 05,2012

The collapse of a section of a roof parking deck at the Algo Centre Mall in Elliot Lake in Ontario, Canada could have been prevented if the...

July 05,2012

After the May 22, 2011, EF-5 tornado destroyed St. John’s Regional Medical Center in Joplin, Mo., architects and engineers analyzed how the nine-...

July 05,2012

Tax breaks passed by the U.S. government to encourage construction of green buildings are set to expire in 2012 and 2013.