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January 23,2014

Tests showed winds can cause photovoltaic panels to destroy waterproof membranes. 

January 16,2014

Recent winners of the Cradle to Cradle Product Innovation Challenge include a brick made from bacterial byproducts and insulation...

January 16,2014

ASHRAE Standard 169, Climatic Data for Building Design Standards, now includes climatic data for 5,564 locations throughout the...

January 15,2014

The new version addresses recent changes in federal contracting.

January 15,2014

There are 71 new LEED Interpretations, including 65 for Homes and Multifamily Midrise.

January 08,2014

Newer developments include windows made with nano-crystals that control intense heat penetration while lighting living areas from the outside.

January 02,2014

Paseo Verde, a mixed-use, mixed-income community hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony last month.

January 02,2014

A new prerequisite in LEED v4 calls for each project to measure whole building energy use, and then share that data with USGBC.

January 01,2014

The Living Building Challenge’s Net Positive Energy + Water Conference will be held Feb. 4-5 in San Francisco.

December 26,2013

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has recognized the state of Ohio and the Ohio School Facilities Commission (OSFC) on the LEED...