Codes and Standards
Will affect 250,000 commercial real estate deals a year.
Province funds demonstration projects as part of economic recovery.
Interactive collection of information on mass timber products, design best practices, taller wo...read more
DOE study investigated items used to control lumen depreciation, chromaticity shifts, and chang...read more
Lessons learned could help US avoid that fate.
New projects in New York, Los Angeles on track to reach goal.
Addresses market trend toward heavy sliding doors.
Rising costs, supply-chain woes, and cancellations threaten outlook.
Local governments lose influence on creating new energy efficiency rules.
Would apply to appliance, equipment efficiency and reduce water use.
Tax hikes for beach replenishment offer temporary solution.
Firm aims to reach goal on all designs by 2030.
Segregated neighborhoods and car-centric cities may not adapt to the European model.
Strategy uses more targeted approach to invest in low-income areas.
Existing stations will not be allowed to add more pumps.
Rising materials costs and supply shortages threaten economic recovery, housing starts.
Proposed Bay State mandate modeled on California’s.
Legislation calls for ‘Innovation Zones’ that could become smart cities.
City will take into account embedded carbon when contracting to buy construction products.
AI, analytical software, Internet of Things are keys to decarbonization of built environment....
Code Council and Modular Building Institute developing standards and compliance protocols.
Letting blocks and streets pass their own rules could have impact.
New administration extends preferences for domestic construction materials.
Previous order promoted classical and “traditional” architecture above others.
Gas stoves helped residents cook, boil water when power went out.
Also increases on-site solar photovoltaics, reduces envelope heat loss, air leakage, and interi...read more
Lower demand for petroleum products means less asphalt production.
Four courses address COVID-19.
Includes flush calculations to reduce time and energy to clear contaminants between occupancy p...read more
Includes backup power for resident and staff “area of refuge”.