Sustainability

February 15, 2011 | By Julie Hendricks, AIA, LEED AP, and Kapil Upadhyaya, LEED AP

There’s lots of talk about zero energy as the next big milestone in green building. Realistically...

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February 14, 2011 | By C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

According to sustainability experts, the first step toward designing an energy-efficient roofing...

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February 14, 2011 |

New CoreNet Global/Jones Lang LaSalle survey shows real estate executives forging green strategie...

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February 11, 2011 |

The $73 million Soka University of America’s new performing arts center and academic complex rece...

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February 11, 2011 |

(FER) studio, Inglewood, Calif., converted a 115-year-old former dry goods store in Louisville, K...

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February 11, 2011 |

Located on historic South Main Street in Fall River, Mass., the Fall River Justice Center opened...

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February 09, 2011 |

Eighty-eight percent of Fortune 1000 senior executives feel business has a moral responsibility,...

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February 09, 2011 |

In 2010, U.S. corporations continued to enhance their sustainable business efforts by making bigg...

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February 07, 2011 |

President Barack Obama yesterday acknowledged PPG Industries as a leader in the development of hi...

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February 07, 2011 |

The U.S. General Services Administration launched its Sustainable Facilities Tool on Monday, Feb....

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February 04, 2011 |

The U.S. Green Building Council applauded a key element of President Obama’s plan to “win the fut...

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February 04, 2011 |

President Obama’s Better Buildings Initiative, announced February 3, 2011, aims to achieve a 20%...

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January 25, 2011 |

To promote the development and commercialization of green building technologies in New York City,...

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January 25, 2011 |

InterContinental Hotels Group, the world's largest hotel group by number of rooms, announced that...

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January 21, 2011 |

After the Army announced plans to expand Fort Bliss, in Texas, by up to 30,000 troops, FirstLight...

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Clif Bar & Co.
January 21, 2011 |

Clif Bar & Co.’s new 115,000-sf headquarters in Emeryville, Calif., is one of the first build...

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Duke Lemur Center
January 21, 2011 |

Dozens of lemurs have new homes in two new facilities at the Duke Lemur Center in Raleigh, N.C. T...

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Fort Ticonderoga
January 21, 2011 |

Fort Ticonderoga, in Ticonderoga, N.Y., along Lake Champlain, dates to 1755 and was the site of b...

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John Tyler Community College
January 21, 2011 |

The new 60,000-sf science building at John Tyler Community College in Midlothian, Va., just earne...

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OFallon Park Recreation Complex
January 20, 2011 |

O’Fallon Park Recreation Complex in St. Louis, designed by local architecture/engineering firm KA...

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Homeland Security Education Center
January 20, 2011 |

The College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn, Ill., began work on the Homeland Security Education Center, wh...

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January 19, 2011 |

Housing development company Campus Apartments broke ground on a new extended stay hotel that will...

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Fort Hood Replacement Hospital
January 19, 2011 |

The Army Corps of Engineers selected London-based Balfour Beatty and St. Louis-based McCarthy to...

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National Hellenic Museum
January 19, 2011 |

Construction is under way in Chicago on the National Hellenic Museum, the nation’s first museum d...

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January 19, 2011 |

Michael J. Alter, president of The Alter Group, a national corporate real estate development firm...

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January 19, 2011 |

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has announced newly elected officers and new directors to...

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January 04, 2011 |

According to a report by New York-based JWT Intelligence, there are six key green building trends...

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January 04, 2011 |

The USGBC is beginning its review and planning for the next version of LEED—LEED 2012. The draft...

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January 04, 2011 |

New buildings in California must now be more sustainable under the state’s Green Building Standar...

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January 04, 2011 |

BIFMA International recently announced formal American Natio...

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