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USDA officials want their headquarters to be “a model facility for others wishin
on September 12,2012 in Feature

After installing 20 high-speed, energy-efficient hand dryers in restrooms throughout the USDA headquarters; the USDA reports seeing an immediate...

The 180,000-sf LEED Gold Genzyme Corporation Biologics Support Center in Framing
on July 20,2012 in Feature

The Top 10 AEC Firms in Green Buildings and LEED Accredited Staff.

on May 14,2012 in Feature

The effort is aimed at determining if decreasing levels of water flow­­––caused by increasingly efficient plumbing fixtures––are sufficient to...

on March 12,2012 in Feature

Retrofitting our existing commercial buildings is one of the key steps to overcoming the economic and environmental challenges we face.

Building owners must plan ahead for roof replacement to avoid emergency leak rem
on January 31,2012 in Feature

Earn 1.0 AIA/CES learning units by studying this article and successfully completing the online exam.

on October 17,2011 in Feature

Allan Bilka, RA, is a Senior Staff Architect and Secretariat to the International Green Construction Code (IgCC) with the...

on May 25,2011 in Feature

Earn 1.0 AIA/CES HSW/SD learning units by studying this article and successfully passing the online exam.

on May 18,2011 in Feature

The 113,000-sf Rolling Meadows Elementary School in San Antonio is the Judson Independent School District’s first sustainable facility, with...

on April 19,2011 in Technical Resources
on April 13,2011 in Feature
Erin’s Pavilion, a welcome and visitors center at the 80-acre Edwin Watts Southwind Park in Springfield, Ill., earned LEED Platinum. The new 16,000-...