Target's new San Rafael, Calif., location was built on the site of the former San Quentin prison...read more
The facility is intended to be "the most sustainable laboratory in the world," and incorporates n...read more
Rendering: Integrated Environmental Solutions (IES)
This course, worth 1.0 AIA LU/HSW, explores how to increase project value through energy modeling...read more
A CLT expert clears up several common misconceptions and myths surrounding the use of wood as a b...read more
The Illinois Holocaust Museum, in Skokie, is one of Illinois' recent LEED Gold projects. Architect: Stanley Tigerman. Photo: Wik
The Green Building Initiative™ (GBI) announced today that between Feb. 13 and April 15 it will pr...read more
Vendor-neutral publication examines aspects of the popular power usage effectiveness (PUE) metric...
Mohamed A. ElGawady, associate professor of civil, architectural and environmental engineering at Missouri S&T (right) with
Research could lead to blocks that use waste material and have seismic and insulating benefits....
Mill Junction will house up to 370 students and is supported by 50-year-old grain silos.
The bunker, which sat empty for over 60 years after WWII, now uses sustainable technology and wil...read more
The space, backed by The Elijah Interfaith Institute, is meant to "bring about world-changing pea...read more
The Bechtel Environmental Classroom utilizes solar power, composting toilets, and an energy recov...read more
Architect Christian Salvati's new structure is just the first step in bringing shipping container...read more
Kansas City is among the metros participating in the new City Energy Project, an effort to reduce building-related climate-chang
Organizers say combined initiative could cut as much climate-change pollution as generated by 1 m...read more
Yale School of Management, Edward P. Evans Hall. All images: Foster + Partners.
Edward P. Evans Hall, the new home of the Yale School of Management, has opened for business. The...read more
All images Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture/photographs by Namgoong Sun.
The 50-story tower features a unique, angled building-integrated photovoltaic (BIPV) exterior des...read more
Coventry Universitys Lanchester Library was designed by U.K. firm Alan Short & Associates and completed in 2000. It uses 51% le
When targeting net-zero energy performance, AEC professionals are advised to tackle energy demand...read more
Newer developments include windows made with nano-crystals that control intense heat penetration...read more
Slowed by the recession—and often by protracted negotiations—some big redevelopment plans are now...read more
The Green Building Initiative announced today that it has named Jerry Yudelson as its president t...read more
Set to open in late 2015, the 46-story Clearpoint Residences condo tower will feature planted ter...read more
A new prerequisite in LEED v4 calls for each project to measure whole building energy use, and th...read more
WDMA's National Architectural Door Council has initiated a project to create ISO-compliant Produc...read more
Cloud-based building automation tools and product disclosure declarations are among the green bui...read more
A new tool from the engineering firm Buro Happold takes into account both energy and economic per...read more
Atermath of SuperStorm Sandy, Arlington, Va. Photo: Albert Herring / Wikimedia Commons
With over fifty percent of the population already living in urban areas, cities must grapple with...read more
The National Renewable Energy Laboratory and the National Trust for Historic Preservation’s Prese...read more
The Lady Bird Johnson Middle School in Irving, Texas, was named a winner of USGBC's annual award,...read more
From a crowd-funded smart shovel to a why-didn’t-someone-do-this-sooner scheme for managing traff...read more
Seven leading product sustainability assessment companies partner with the HPD Collaborative to d...read more