Sustainability

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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May 01, 2009 |

Camas (Wash.) School District is planning to utilize one of three energy sources—photovoltaics, w...

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May 01, 2009 |

Morphosis Architects and Gruzen Samton are collaborating on an ultra-green academic building for...

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May 01, 2009 |

Formgroup, Coral Gables, Fla., has been commissioned by communications company CIMA Telecom to de...

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August 01, 2008 | By Jay W. Schneider, Senior Editor

It's early June, in Las Vegas, which means it's very hot, and I am coming to the end of a hardhat...

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April 01, 2008 | By Jeff Yoders, Associate Editor

Three-dimensional information, such as that provided by building information modeling, allows all...

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March 01, 2008 |

New York-based developer Tribeca Associates has commissioned Brennan Beer Gorman Architects to de...

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October 01, 2006 | Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Through a unique partnership between a public media organization and a performing arts/education...

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October 01, 2006 | Maggie Koerth-Baker

In the days when three-quarters of America was a wild, lawless no-man's land, Pioneer Courthouse...

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USGBC

Strategic partnership between U.S. Green Building Council and UL Environment will focus on buildi...

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The 8,500-sf Jackson Sustainable Winery Building at the University of California
Julie S. Higginbotham, Senior Editor

Some science-design experts once believed high levels of sustainability would be possible only fo...

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