Sustainability

July 07, 2009

A ranking of the Top 100 Institutional Design Firms based on Building Design+Construction's 2009...

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July 06, 2009

The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat last week announced the winners of its annual “Be...

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July 02, 2009

Gehry Partners, William McDonough + Partners, and BNIM are among 14 architecture firms commission...

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July 02, 2009

Columbia Square, a 313,000 square foot office building and flagship property in the Melvin Mark C...

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July 01, 2009

SPRI, the association representing sheet membrane and component suppliers to the commercial roofi...

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July 01, 2009

The U.S. General Services Administration today is commemorating its 60th anniversary as it engage...

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June 28, 2009

The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) has announced t...

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June 26, 2009

Installation of the 2.5 acre green roof vegetation on the City-owned Target Center begins today....

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June 25, 2009

Green building may be booming, especially in the Northwest, but the claims made for high-performa...

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June 24, 2009

Scientists at the Skidaway Institute of Oceanography in Skidaway Island, Ga., moved into a new fa...

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June 24, 2009

After a slight decline in April, the Architecture Billings Index was up a tenth of a point to 42....

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June 22, 2009

Most of us know the fuel efficiency of our cars, but what about our buildings? ASHRAE is working...

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June 17, 2009

Sika Sarnafil, the worldwide market leader in thermoplastic roofing and waterproofing membranes,...

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June 17, 2009

In a blog post this morning on Earth2Tech, Justin Moresco writes that the U.S. Green Building Cou...

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June 17, 2009

Recommendations on achieving 30% energy savings over minimum code requirements are contained in t...

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June 17, 2009

Energy Retrofit Group (ERG), the subsidiary of 40-year-old, award-winning Adache Group Architects...

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June 17, 2009

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has cited FloorScore® certified flooring products as elig...

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June 17, 2009

Save the planet with indigenous knowledge. Make permanent water part of your life. Dive deep wate...

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June 01, 2009

The city of Toronto late last month passed a new green roof by-law that consists of a green roof...

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June 01, 2009

Officials in Portland, Ore., have proposed a green building incentive program that would be the f...

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June 01, 2009 | By C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Sustainability and energy efficiency depend not only on the overall design but also on the buildi...

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June 01, 2009 | By Jay W. Schneider, Senior Editor

Sectioning off large open spaces without making everything feel closed off was the challenge face...

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