Sustainability

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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December 28, 2010 |

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

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December 21, 2010 | By Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

Adrian D. Smith, FAIA, RIBA, is co-founder (with Gordon Gill) of Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Archi...

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Sloan School of Management
December 21, 2010 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

University architects representing four prominent institutions of higher learning tell how your f...

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Park Hotel Hyderabad
December 17, 2010 |

The Park Hotel Hyderabad in Hyderabad, India, was designed by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill to c...

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Ayaginaar Elitnaurvik
December 17, 2010 |

Ayagina’ar Elitnaurvik, a new K-12 school serving the Lower Kuskikwim School District, is now ope...

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College of Electrical and Computer Engineering
December 17, 2010 |

A new $90 million, 250,000-sf classroom and laboratory facility with a 450-seat auditorium for th...

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VietinBank Business Center
December 17, 2010 |

The 300,000-sm VietinBank Business Center in Hanoi, Vietnam, designed by Foster + Partners, will...

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Camp Pendleton
December 17, 2010 |

The team of Clark/McCarthy, HKS Architects, and Wingler & Sharp are collaborating on the desi...

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December 15, 2010 |

Green building initiatives are a key influencer when tenants decide to sign a commercial real est...

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December 07, 2010 |

Blue design creates places that are not just neutral, but actually add back to the world and is t...

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December 07, 2010 |

Green building’s momentum hasn’t been stopped by the economic recession and will keep speeding th...

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December 07, 2010 |

The proposed Forest Certification Benchmark to determine when wood-certification groups would hav...

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December 06, 2010 |

Rising energy costs and a tough economic climate have forced the nation’s school districts to def...

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December 02, 2010 |

Robert Zimmerman, Manager – Engineering, Water Conservation & Sustainability at Kohler Co., i...

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December 02, 2010 |

U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced that 24 projects are receiving a total of $21 million...

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

Motivated by the prospect of increased property values, reduced utility bills, and an interest in...

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George W. Bush Presidential Center
November 23, 2010 |

The George W. Bush Presidential Center, which will house the former president’s library and museu...

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November 23, 2010 |

Results of Honeywell's second annual “School Energy and Environment Survey” reveal that almost 90...

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November 16, 2010 |

This month, the total footprint of commercial projects certified under the U.S. Green Building Co...

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November 16, 2010 |

Brazil's green building industry will expand in the coming years, spurred by construction of low-...

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November 16, 2010 |

The U.S. green building market is up 50% from 2008 to 2010—from $42 billion to $55 billion-$71 bi...

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November 16, 2010 |

123 Zero build is a free tool for calculating the performance of a market-ready carbon-neutral of...

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November 09, 2010 | By Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

A slowdown in new construction has firms focusing on office reconstruction and interior renovatio...

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