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September 04,2013

Recent advancements in technology are allowing owners to connect with facilities as never before, leveraging existing automation systems to...

Nissan Americas HQ, Smyrna, Tenn., Energy Star award winner
July 17,2013

A rating system for comparative tenant energy use and a detailed evaluation of Energy Star energy management strategies are among the green...

July 10,2013

In a newly posted TED talk, wood skyscraper expert Michael Green makes the case for building the next-generation of mid- and high-rise buildings...

July 02,2013

The U.S. Green Building Council membership has voted to adopt LEED v4, the next update to the world’s premier green building rating system.

June 19,2013

A nationwide battle over forest certification standards continues to be played out nationally and in Florida with legislation passed this month....

June 18,2013

Researchers at the DOE's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory conclude that significant energy savings can be achieved by varying ventilation...

June 17,2013

The Energy Department today launched a new Buildings Performance Database, the largest free, publicly available database of residential and...

June 05,2013

In an effort to accelerate sustainable development around the world, the U.S. Green Building Council is offering free LEED certification to the...

May 09,2013

Six years after a tornado virtually wiped out the town, Greensburg, Kan., is the world's leading community in LEED-certified buildings per capita...

May 03,2013

The Green Building Advisory Committee established by the General Services Administration, officially recommended to GSA that the LEED green...