WELL complements green building rating programs such as LEED, Three Star, and BREEAM. Image courtesy Morgue File/kconnors
The WELL Building Standard is a performance-based system for measuring, certifying and monitoring...read more
Net zero office building prototype. Rendering courtesy HOK via Wikimedia Commons
The organization is offering technical assistance along with financial benefits.
The groups say the effort should encourage the construction of more sustainable buildings. Photo: U.S. Department of Agriculture via Wikimedia Commons
The USGBC, ASHRAE, ICC, IES, and AIA are collaborating on a single green code.
As part of its pledge to environmentally sound practices, real estate investment trust Macerich i...read more
National Center for Civil and Human Rights, Atlanta, designed by The Freelon Group and HOK. Photo: @Albert Vecerka/Esto
Collectively, 1,662 commercial and institutional projects became LEED certified within the top 10...read more
For the past six years, Leo A Daly has been designing sites for remote field stations with near-z...read more
From energy modeling on the fly to prefabrication of building systems, these advancements are pot...read more
Zaha Hadid Architects released designs for the new headquarters of Emirati environmental manageme...read more
The new collaboration recognizes importance of sustainable parking facility design and management...read more
Houston's Monarch School was named the K-12 school of the year, and Western Michigan University w...read more
The company aims to build 100 new DD Green-certified restaurants by the end of 2016.
The multi-use building for Artists For Humanity that is slated to be the largest energy positive...read more
The STEP Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing technology industry benchmar...read more
The new additions, from India, Costa Rica, Trinidad and Tobago, Kazakhstan, Hungary and Mexico, b...read more
M+W Group's David Gibney offers his top lessons learned from coordinating dozens of large LEED pr...read more
The Appraisal Foundation is striving to improve appraisers’ understanding of green valuation....
The "LEED In Motion: Retail" report includes USGBC’s conceptualization of the future of retail, e...read more
Among the breakthrough products to make BuildingGreen's annual Top-10 Green Building Products lis...read more
To be selected, LEED Fellows are nominated by their peers, undergo an extensive portfolio review,...read more
The impetus behind Harvard's Center for Green Buildings and Cities is what the design school’s de...read more
Each of these neighborhood redevelopment projects are notable for their planned affordable housin...read more
A new report from the World Green Building Council finds “overwhelming evidence” to support offic...read more
The study showed that demand for the LEED Accredited Professional and LEED Green Associate creden...read more
The LEED Proven Provider designation is designed to minimize the need for additional work during...read more
The 10 Year Award recognizes proven value and performance in a tall building, across one or more...read more
The Green Building Initiative announced that the University of North Carolina-Charlotte’s Belk Ha...read more
The Urban Green Council addresses a concern that many "green" buildings in the U.S. have: poor in...read more
BioSkin, a system of water-filled ceramic pipes that cools the exterior surface of buildings and...read more