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The Great City development near Chengdu will prohibit cars. Courtesy Adrian Smit
February 13,2013

A new urban development near Chengdu, China, will provide new housing for ~80,000 people, surrounded by green space.

Magali Delmas, UCLA
By Rob Cassidy January 25,2013

A new report from researchers at UCLA and France's University Paris–Dauphine claims that workers at environmentally conscious companies are more...

See Rob Cassidy’s interview with Tom Hootman on how NZE buildings are creating a
January 02,2013

We’re not in the habit of recommending books in these pages, but we could not ignore two recent noteworthy publications.

Valencia College at Lake Nona’s innovative new $21.7 million Academic Building d
November 20,2012

Featuring the latest technologies, the three-story, academic facility includes academic spaces and teaching laboratories, student services, a book...

November 15,2012

Partnership will help further USGBC’s mission by advancing green building education

November 15,2012

Focus is on healthy building materials to promote indoor environmental quality and human health

November 15,2012

7,000 members of the green building industry convene for opening plenary headlined by "Morning Joe" co-hosts Mika Brzezinksi and Joe Scarborough...

November 13,2012

Respondents indicated a widespread commitment to sustainable practices

October 23,2012

The U.S. Green Building Council has named Jim Nicolow, a principal of the architecture firm Lord, Aeck & Sargent, and its director of...

October 03,2012

LEED v4 drafts and the public comment tool are now available on the newly re-launched, re-envisioned...