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May 08,2014

Thanks largely to an ambitious program to boost the use of LED lighting in its buildings, Los Angeles is the top ranked U.S. city on the...

Vegetables, hops and herbs will be grown on the outside of the building, then ha
May 02,2014

France has presented its design for Expo Milano 2015 in Milan—its representative building will be covered in gardens on the outside, from which...

May 02,2014

The list of the top 10 countries for LEED reflects the global adaptability of the world’s most widely used and recognized system guiding the...

Illustration: Arup
April 28,2014

From vertical farming to glowing trees (yes, glowing trees), Arup engineers imagine the future of green infrastructure in cities across the world...

The Aon Center in Chicago was first designated a BOMA 360 building in 2010. Phot
April 18,2014

In the first quarter of 2014, the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International certified 66 properties in the BOMA 360...

April 10,2014

The Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI), which administers third-party certification for the LEED standard, and the Well Building...

April 04,2014

The Green Building Initiative group based in Portland, Ore., met with the Department of Agriculture on a plan to include locally sourced materials...

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April 04,2014

A new report from LBNL says that white roofs are three times more effective than green roofs at “cooling the globe.”

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April 04,2014

The standard answers such questions as: Should the measurements of a building’s area used in the equation to derive energy use per square foot be...

March 31,2014

EKO Flood Protection created a flood prevention solution for one of New York City's largest office buildings, 55 Water Street, that can be...