Sustainable Development

October 12, 2010

Union Bank’s San Diego headquarters building located at 530 B Street has been awarded LEED Gold c...

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October 12, 2010

Rhode Island is the first state to adopt the International Green Construction Code (IGCC). The Rh...

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October 12, 2010

A former West Philadelphia supermarket is moving up the food chain, transitioning from grocery st...

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October 12, 2010

Results from the American Hotel & Lodging Association’s 2010 Lodging Survey showed that luxur...

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October 12, 2010

HGA Architects and Engineers won a 25-Year Award from AIA Minnesota for the Willow Lake Laborator...

Broadway's first green theater increased seating capacity from 950 in the original to 1,055 in the new facility.

September 13, 2010 | By Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

A Building Team preserves the historic facade of a Broadway theater en route to creating the firs...

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September 13, 2010 | Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

How a university and its Building Team forged a relationship with 'the toughest building authorit...

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A greenfield data center in Northern Illinois, designed by ESD, utilizes overhead modular power.

September 13, 2010 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Power consumption for data centers doubled from 2000 and 2006, and it is anticipated to double ag...

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September 13, 2010

The 162,000-sf living/learning complex includes a residence hall with 122 units for 459 students...

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September 13, 2010

A larger, more efficient, and supergreen border crossing facility is planned for the San Ysidro (...

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February 09, 2010 | Jeffrey Yoders

The American Society of Heating Refrigeration and Air-conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) has been aw...

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January 29, 2010 | By C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Power consumption for data centers doubled from 2000 and 2006, and it is anticipated to double ag...

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September 01, 2009 | Dave Barista, Managing Editor

The popularity of rooftop photovoltaic (PV) panels has exploded during the past decade as Buildin...

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August 19, 2009

The Collaborative for High Performance Schools (CHPS) made a new tool available to product manufa...

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August 18, 2009

AEC firms are hotbeds of invention and innovation to meet client needs in today's highly competit...

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August 11, 2009

American Hydrotech is now offering a waterproofing and roofing resource handbook for all architec...

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August 01, 2009 | By Dave Barista, Managing Editor

Insulating concrete forms have a long history of success in low-rise buildings, but now Building...

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August 01, 2009 | By Robert Cassidy, Editor-in-Chief; Jay W. Schneider, Senior Editor; Dave Barista, Managing Editor; and Jeff Yoders, Senior Associate Editor

14. Mod Pod A Nod to Flex Biz Designed by the British firm Tate + Hindle, the OfficePOD is a flex...

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July 16, 2009

Walmart today announced plans to develop a worldwide sustainable product index during a meeting w...

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July 01, 2009

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

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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

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 | 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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A Washington, D.C., office building incorporates plantings to maximize curb appe

A Washington, D.C., office building incorporates plantings to maximize curb appeal while capturing stormwater runoff. Photo: Tim

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

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