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As LEED standards continue to rise, the top level, LEED Platinum, will likely mean net-zero energy construction by 2018.
There are many other recognized national, state and local programs that offer a variety of best management practices and sustainable design,...
A plan to build the National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility in Kansas is among several major building projects in jeopardy after the Obama...
The federal government is especially focused on renting LEED-certified spaces.
The New York Port Authority and the city’s fire and building departments are investigating an accident at the World Trade Center construction site...
After March 1, all building plans in Virginia must adhere to the 2009 code that was adopted a year ago.
Ensure that small business goals take into consideration actual small business capacity in relevant specialty markets.
Design or construction problems likely contributed to the collapses, according to city officials.
USGBC says that LEED's strength comes from its continuous evolution.
Unions have learned to help employers win contracts with bids made competitive through good safety practices.