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November 14,2013

Next week at Greenbuild, BD+C will unveil its demonstration pediatric patient unit, called Pedia-Pod. Here's a behind-the-scenes look at the...

November 13,2013

The worldwide installed capacity of GHP systems will reach 127.4 gigawatts-thermal over the next seven years, growth of nearly 150%, according to...

November 06,2013

The commercial real estate industry’s ongoing focus on energy efficiency has resulted in a downward trend in total operating expenses (3.9 percent...

All photos: Prakash Patel, courtesy SmithGroupJJR
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.

U40 Summit participants gathered for a group photo at the conclusion of the Visi
October 15,2013

Sixty-five up-and-coming AEC stars presented their big ideas for solving pressing social, economic, technical, and cultural problems related to...

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 27,2013

A new report provides information on energy performance of New York City's largest buildings (mostly commercial, multi-family residential). It...

September 27,2013

ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 202, Commissioning Process for Buildings and Systems, identifies the minimum acceptable commissioning...