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November 05,2013

Built on the former site of a parking lot and an untended natural wetland, the 160,260-sf, five-story, terra cotta-clad building features some of...

October 21,2013

Major changes to requirements regarding building envelope, lighting, mechanical and the energy cost budget are contained in the newly published...

October 18,2013

With countries not tackling climate change aggressively, cities are in the best position to drive increased sustainability.

October 04,2013

The One Central Park Tower development consists of two, 380-foot-tall towers covered in a series of living walls and vertical gardens that will...

September 26,2013

Ten finalists are competing for $250,000 in prizes from the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute and Make It Right.  

September 13,2013

Worries about legal liability have long dogged the sustainable building movement, but insurance expert Karen Erger says sustainability lawsuits...

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.