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February 07,2014

The U.S. Green Building Council recently unveiled the LEED Dynamic Plaque, which is a new system designed for benchmarking and comparing post-...

February 07,2014

Freddie Mac will gather data on energy and water use from property owners, and encourage lenders to spend on energy-efficient investments for...

February 07,2014

The 2013 editions of ASHRAE’s major refrigerants-related standards, incorporating 41 new addenda, have been published.

February 07,2014

The use of LEED standards is being barred for public construction in Ohio under a state senate resolution.

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January 31,2014

The Center for Environmental Innovation in Roofing’s PV Taskforce is releasing the first public draft of PV Racking and Attachment Criteria for...

January 31,2014

Using LEED certification as a marketing tool is perceived by developers to be a successful tool, and this has pushed them to go above the minimum...

January 31,2014

The Energy Department has finalized new energy efficiency standards for metal halide lamp fixtures, which are used in lighting for big box stores...

January 31,2014

LEED v4 projects will be the first to experience the new LEED Online platform with streamlined documentation and processes.

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...