Sustainability

March 01, 2011 |

This week the USGBC launched its long-awaited LEED Interpretations process and database. LEED Int...

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February 25, 2011 |

The mile high city has a decidedly green tinge. The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) today not...

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February 24, 2011 |

Perkins+Will  announced the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design...

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February 23, 2011 |

More than 500 building projects have certified through the LEED Volume Program since the pilot la...

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February 23, 2011 |

Leanne Tobias, founder and managing principal of Malachite LLC, an advisory firm that specializes...

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February 23, 2011 |

A massive 4.5 million-sf expansion of the Carousel Center shopping complex in Syracuse, N.Y., a p...

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February 23, 2011 |

Bryan Howard, Legislative Director of the U.S. Green Building Council, blogs about proposed GOP b...

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February 15, 2011 |

Architecture 2030 has just broadened the scope of its 2030 Challenge, issuing an additional chall...

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February 15, 2011 |

Andrés Duany advocates a "LEED Brown" rating that would give contractors credit for using traditi...

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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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