This third draft of LEED has been refined to address technical stringency and rigor, measurement...read more
Four types of sustainable roofing systems from Tremco Roofing and Building Maintenance a vegetated roof; photovoltaic array; w
Changes were so extensive that the certification is for new construction and not for renovation;...read more
The new headquarters will total 20,455 sq. ft. and feature a loft-style space with exposed masonr...read more
Specifying air curtains as energy-saving, cost-cutting alternatives to vestibules in 3,000-square...read more
Chapman Construction/Design, based in Newton, Mass., takes pride in its close-knit, team-oriented culture.
Chapman Construction/Design builds a working culture around sustainability—for its clients, and f...read more
Two hundred-ninety four solar panels help power the McDonalds restaurant at 2242 University Avenue in Riverside, Calif. On Jan
McDonald's restaurant recognized for significant energy savings.
Uniting Fore Solutions and Thornton Tomasetti enables Thornton Tomasetti to address the sustainability requirements for any clie
International engineering firm launches new building sustainability practice.
Gensler served as architect, Balfour Beatty US was the project's contractor, and TBG Partners served as landscape architects.
The "new" building will serve as a repository of Houston memorabilia and rare archival material a...read more
The company recently began offering companies the ability to run assessments for design credits,...read more
Nominate a colleague, peer, or even yourself. ...read more
Designed to provide an understated elegance symbolic of the Dr. Phillips heritage, the facility replaces the prior headquarters
The building incorporates sustainable architectural features, environmentally friendly building p...read more
The Green Matters Conference, held Feb. 23-24, 2012 in San Antonio, Texas brings together leading industry experts to share up-t
High-interest topics will be covered in technical seminars, including infrared reflective coating...read more
The Griffin Electric team was responsible for replacing the previous electrical service on-site with a 1000A, 480/277V service a
The Griffin Electric team was responsible for replacing the previous electrical service...read more
Lobby of the Wayne N. Aspinall Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Grand Junction, Colo., a $14.3 million, ARRA-funded GSA mod
The civilian and military branches of the federal government are looking for innovative, smart-th...read more
The panels were finished in Cool Bright Red and replaced a standing seam metal roof that was not performing properly.
School remained in session during the renovation and it was important to minimize the disruption...read more
Theres no question that focusing on sustainability is the right thing to do for our environment: commercial buildings account f
The study, conducted by the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, built on a good indication of...read more
UL ISR 102 provides detailed requirements with which to evaluate the environmental impacts related to producing a variety of doo
ASSA ABLOY Trio-E door is the first to be certified to these sustainability requirements...
Known as the 'NEXT Living EcoSuite,' the penthouse suite is located in Toronto's King West neighborhood, at Tridel's successful
Tridel teams up with Cisco and Control4 to unveil the future of green condo living in Ca...read more
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LEED Fellows represent green building industry's most accomplished professionals.
At 6,780 sq meters, the Centre of Excellence is currently one of the largest buildings to pursue Living Building certification.
The Living Building Challenge requires projects to meet a stringent list of qualifications, inclu...read more
The $5.5 billion sustainable downtown regeneration project underway will transform a 76 acres site at Qatars capital city.
The $5.5 billion sustainable downtown regeneration project underway by Msheireb Properties will t...read more
The green roof system would reduce the buildings annual storm-water discharge by 51%.
The Morgan Building roof totals 150,000-sf. In addition to a vegetated green roof, other roof are...read more
The Empire State Building has been awarded LEED Gold for Existing Buildings certification.
The 2.85 million-sf building is celebrating its 80th anniversary while nearing completion of its...read more
Construction waste signage in both English and Spanish at a job site alerts workers to the importance of C&D waste diversion.
Best practices for an environmentally optimized job site.
Solar thermal collectors, oriented vertically on the wall, heat water for the Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon, Colo.
Solar installations are helping K-12 schools around the country save money and teach students the...read more
Bertschi School was the first completed building in Washington State to meet the Living Building Challenge criteria.
Modular Architecture > You’ve done a LEED Gold or two, maybe even a LEED Platinum. But are you...read more
Historic Carnegie Hall in New York City is in the midst of a major $200 million renovation that w...read more
Seattle launched a new program that will help commercial property owners and managers assess and...read more