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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...

December 26,2013

WDMA's National Architectural Door Council has initiated a project to create ISO-compliant Product Category Rules for architectural wood flush and...

December 26,2013

Cloud-based building automation tools and product disclosure declarations are among the green building mega-trends identified by industry...

December 19,2013

The Green Globes certification program from the Green Building Initiative can be used for the renovation and construction of Department of Defense...

December 19,2013

A bipartisan group of lawmakers is raising concerns that the Environmental Protection Agency has not been transparent in drafting energy-...

December 18,2013

Major revisions for design and measurement of comfortable spaces are included in a newly published ASHRAE 2013 thermal comfort standard.

December 04,2013

Houston, Salt Lake City, Miami, New York, and Los Angeles are five cities that are leading the way on preparing for climate change and extreme...