Green Specifications

Net-zero energy Health Professions & Student Services Building, North Shore Comm
November 11, 2012 | By Amy McIntosh, Associate Editor, Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor, and Rob Cassidy, Editorial Director

Enter the new era of ‘disclosure and transparency’

October 03, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

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

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Plans include a rich mix of proposed uses, including over 15,000 residential uni
September 24, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The “Lakeside Idea” is about bridging a brownfield industrial past to a green lifestyle future, f...

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The new outer envelope of the A.J. Celebrezze Federal Building serves as a therm
September 17, 2012 | By Charles Young

An aged federal building gets wrapped in a new double wall glass skin.

The 180,000-sf LEED Gold Genzyme Corporation Biologics Support Center in Framing
July 31, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The Top 10 AEC Firms in Green Buildings and LEED Accredited Staff.

The Gaillard Center project includes the addition of a 1,800 seat multi-purpose
July 25, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Seeking LEED Silver certification, the project will begin in August and is slated for completion...

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Greg Kats
July 18, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Kats' role is to help further expand GreenWizard’s impact in the sustainable construction industr...

The new Dr. Phillips Charities building received LEED Silver certification from
July 17, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The building incorporates sustainable design features, environmentally-friendly building products...

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The building cost the city a whopping $146.5 million which brings back the argu
July 02, 2012 | Beth Carter

The 13-floor building can hold around 900 people, but consumes 60% less water and 32% less energy...

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Chicago is known for its green roofs but has few green walls, a trend that began
June 25, 2012 | By Melissa Harris

Project, with price tag of $2 million to $3 million, needs council approval.

Jerry Yudelson
June 14, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Sustainability planning, green building and water efficiency consultant, Jerry Yudelson keynoted...

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June 13, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

USGBC Center for Green Schools and other experts to present practical tips.

June 08, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The Living Building Challenge was chosen from a pool of 122 of entries from around the world.

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June 08, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Student input on green elements provides learning experience.

The Tufts School of Dental Medicine developed a multi-year, multi-phase master p
June 08, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Project receives LEED Gold certification.

In the spring of 2009, Muhlenberg College embarked on an expansion and renovatio
June 08, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Seegers Student Union at Muhlenberg College has been reconstructed to serve as the core of social...

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Stantecs 2011 Sustainability Report outlines its performance towards environmen
June 07, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Stantec's fifth annual Sustainability Report was prepared in accordance with the internationally...

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June 01, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

By completing this course, you earn 1.0 HSW/SD AIA Learning Units.

June 01, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The full report contains participating firm demographics, energy reduction initiatives undertaken...

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The International Animal Health and Food Safety Institute at the K-State Olathe
June 01, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Aspects of the design included a curtain wall and punched openings allowing natural light deep in...

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The new hall is tracking for USGBC LEED Gold certification.
May 31, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Clad in glass and copper-colored panels, the three-story building thrusts outward from the core o...

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Radnor Middle School features the latest technologies developed for lowering ene
May 21, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Radnor Middle School among the most sustainable schools in the U.S.

May 16, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Getting the IgCC adopted in all 50 states and in jurisdictions across the country is the primary...

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May 03, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Total number of major global green buildings n...

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May 03, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The system combines the use of sensors, novel construction materials, and utility control softwar...

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May 03, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

New NSF Standard provides manufacturers, specifiers and building industry with verifiable, object...

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April 30, 2012

Insulated metal panels, or IMPs, have been a popular exterior wall cladding choice for more than...

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April 27, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Design professionals who are members of APA’s Professional Associates are automatically enrolled...

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April 20, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

President Bill Clinton to deliver keynote address at ?largest solar energy event in the Americas....

April 17, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Given the rapid transformations occurring in the federal construction sector, FMI examines the ke...

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