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January 23,2014

The 50-story tower features a unique, angled building-integrated photovoltaic (BIPV) exterior designed to maximize the amount of energy collected...

January 08,2014

Newer developments include windows made with nano-crystals that control intense heat penetration while lighting living areas from the outside.

January 06,2014

The Green Building Initiative announced today that it has named Jerry Yudelson as its president to accelerate growth of the non-profit and further...

January 03,2014

Set to open in late 2015, the 46-story Clearpoint Residences condo tower will feature planted terraces circling the entire structure. 

January 02,2014

A new prerequisite in LEED v4 calls for each project to measure whole building energy use, and then share that data with USGBC.

December 26,2013

WDMA's National Architectural Door Council has initiated a project to create ISO-compliant Product Category Rules for architectural wood flush and...

December 26,2013

Cloud-based building automation tools and product disclosure declarations are among the green building mega-trends identified by industry...

December 20,2013

A new tool from the engineering firm Buro Happold takes into account both energy and economic performance of buildings for a true measure of...

A Washington, D.C., office building incorporates plantings to maximize curb appe
December 19,2013

The Natural Resources Defense Council has released ...

Atermath of SuperStorm Sandy, Arlington, Va. Photo: Albert Herring / Wikimedia C
December 19,2013

With over fifty percent of the population already living in urban areas, cities must grapple with the potentially catastrophic effects of climate...