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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.

June 28,2012

The Living Building Challenge (LBC), a green ratings system for design and...

June 28,2012

The director of the 2030 Challenge for Products says that the organization is aiming to place a label on building products that will list what’s...

June 28,2012

A meeting of 1,000 business executives at the recent Rio+20 environmental conference featured a passionate plea to include building resilience in...

June 21,2012

A new ISO standard will help the construction industry better manage the environmental impacts of concrete.

June 21,2012

The building team will be held accountable for how net-zero energy buildings perform two, five, and maybe ten years after completion.

June 14,2012

U.S. Green Building Council co-founder David Gottfried’s new venture, Regenerative Ventures, has established a rating system for building product...