Sustainable Design and Construction

April 19, 2011

Our friends at Inhabitat have rounded up 15 incredible buildings—from underground cities to verti...

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April 15, 2011

The United States Environmental Protection Agency released its annual list of the top 10 American...

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April 14, 2011

The U.S. is putting greater emphasis on greening its worldwide portfolio of embassies. The U.S. S...

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April 14, 2011

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) introduces its latest green building rating system, LEED...

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April 13, 2011

Erin’s Pavilion, a welcome and visitors center at the 80-acre Edwin Watts Southwind Park in Sprin...

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April 13, 2011

Danfoss, a leading manufacturer of high-efficiency electronic and mechanical components and contr...

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April 13, 2011

Rockingham Memorial Hospital in Harrisonburg, Va., is the commonwealth’s first inpatient healthca...

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April 13, 2011

People parking their cars inside the new Research Drive garage at Duke University are making hist...

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April 12, 2011

AIA Guide for Sustainable Projects to provide design and construction industries with roadmap for...

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March 30, 2011

In 2005, the Chinese government announced its target to reduce energy consumption per GDP unit by...

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March 30, 2011

In theory there’s a big pot of money that entrepreneurs with net-zero ambitions can draw from. Ea...

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March 29, 2011

Phase IV of Amazon’s new headquarters in Seattle is nearly complete. The company has built 10 of...

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March 23, 2011

Foster + Partners has been selected by the board of the West Kowloon Cultural District Authority...

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March 22, 2011

Earlier this month, the Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development p...

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March 21, 2011

Less than a month after the U.S. Green Building Council gave D.C. top honors for green building,...

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March 18, 2011

Environmental Systems Design, Inc., an international leader in the design of high performance bui...

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March 17, 2011

Skipping Stone, Schneider Electric and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory announced today the...

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March 16, 2011 | By Jay W. Schneider, Editor

Open-web bowstring trusses and steel joists give a Utah car wash architectural interest, reduce i...

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March 16, 2011

The California Green Building Standards Code (CALGreen), the country’s first statewide green buil...

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March 11, 2011

HOK, Realty Appreciation, and Texas A&M University are working on the Urban Living Laboratory...

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March 09, 2011

Facebook is moving from its tony Palo Alto, Calif., locale to blue-collar Belle Haven, and the so...

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March 09, 2011

Starbucks, Arby’s, and McDonald’s are among the top when it comes to fast food franchises impleme...

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March 08, 2011

The Institute for Market Transformation and the Natural Resources Defense Council announced the l...

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March 08, 2011

BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee announced its certification as a LEED Gold campus, established...

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March 08, 2011

According to the U.S. Green Building Council's 2010 list of top 10 states for LEED-certified comm...

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March 02, 2011

Legal claims over sustainability promises vs. performance of certified green buildings are beginn...

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March 02, 2011

Two new reports from the Zero Energy Commercial Buildings Consortium (CBC) on achieving net-zero-...

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March 02, 2011

Procter & Gamble will pursue LEED certification for all new sites. P&G's Taicang plant in...

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March 02, 2011

In this rebuttal to The Green Building Adoption Rate is Slow, Find Out The Practical Reasons...

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March 01, 2011

The Global Green Cities of the 21st Century conference in San Francisco is filled with mayors, ar...

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