Codes and Standards

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January 17, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Buildings would have to heat and cook with electricity.

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January 16, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

All new buildings must have reserved rooftop sections for PVs.

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January 15, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Move defies bipartisan 2007 law.

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January 14, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Parallel Design-Permitting Process includes flagging elements for correction during conceptual de...

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January 13, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Aim is to increase mobility to spur more economic activity.

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January 09, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

All contractors will have to demonstrate secure practices.

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January 08, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

ASHRAE 90.1 is the basis for new code that went into effect Oct. 1.

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January 08, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Lighting and space heating fell by more than 600 trillion Btu from 2003 to 2012.

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January 07, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

ASSURE CERTIFIED to establish industry-wide quality standards.

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January 07, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Conservation commission must consider future climate impacts when assessing new projects.

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January 06, 2020 |

With climate change deniers setting policy in Trump Administration, progress continues in stateho...

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January 06, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Cranes and derricks, welding in confined spaces, beryllium exposure, and more on docket.

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January 03, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Three out of four firms plan to add workers in 2020.

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January 03, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

New York and San Francisco establish thoroughfares dedicated to transit, pedestrians.

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January 02, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Survey also shows that interest in resiliency lags behind.

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January 02, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Document part of effort to uphold industry standards for the product.

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December 18, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Having helped rebuild the city after Hurricane Katrina, many under threat of deportation.

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December 18, 2019 |

Legislation clarifies developers’ responsibilities.

Gulls flying

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December 18, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Requires bird-safe materials on first 75 feet of a structure.

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December 16, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Listing illustrates feasibility of ultra low-energy buildings.

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December 13, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Highlights building design features that can lead to better performance.

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December 12, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Major real estate firms are driving the effort.

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December 10, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Focus is on energy savings and demand flexibility.

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December 09, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Projects include new and existing offices, schools, and warehouses.

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December 06, 2019 |

Thirteen states or cities have adopted effective measures; some restricting development in vulner...

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December 05, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Roadmap will lay foundation for a future LEED that is regenerative.

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December 05, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Embodied carbon now accounts for 11% of global greenhouse gas emissions.

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December 05, 2019 | GlobalData

From 2007 to 2025, GlobalData expects the cities’ combined gross domestic product (GDP) to increa...

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December 02, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Provides third-party verification of competency to ‘making the world more economically, socially,...

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December 02, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Calculator delivers first digitized EPDs.

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