Standards

The "RoofPoint" rating system from the Center for Environmental Innovation in Roofing provides sp...

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Green building's footprint tends to grow fastest in countries that have national policies that pr...

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BIM is an essential tool to develop sustainable buildings, says U.K. architect Elrond Burrell....

The Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) is sponsoring a free webinar on August 21 at 2:00...

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Not usually noted for its innovation, the public sector has done the most to advance sustainable...

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The GreenLife Business Centre in Milton, Ontario near Toronto is set to become the first net-posi...

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A new ISO standard will help the construction industry better manage the environmental impacts of...

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The building team will be held accountable for how net-zero energy buildings perform two, five, a...

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U.S. Green Building Council co-founder David Gottfried’s new venture, Regenerative Ventures, has...

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A sustainability standard has been established for single-ply roofing membranes used on commercia...

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Large national chains such as Starbucks, Marriott, Verizon, and Kohl’s are welcoming the LEED Vol...

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A Construction Specifications Institute webinar will focus on the lessons learned through the des...

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The U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC’s) LEED certifications for existing buildings standard i...

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By BD+C Staff

The LEED 2012 rating system, set to launch in November 2012, will contain features to make sure b...

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Architectural products company Construction Specialities and design firm Perkins + Will have crea...

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The heavy rains and high winds of Hurricane Irene didn’t cause any problems for a Con Edison gree...

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Structured much like other rating systems, RoofPoint, establishes green standards specifically fo...

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The Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the National Institute for Occupational Saf...

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The British Fenestration Ratings Council (BFRC) has established a labelling program for all types...

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recently announced an Energy Star rating for multi-famil...

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The Council has reorganized the prerequisite and credit structure of LEED EB: O&M....

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To aid local governments to adopt high-performance green building codes, the Portland Cement Asso...

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The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) recently published ISO 50001 to provide...

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Originally launched in 2010, the revised and enhanced Demand Response Pilot Credit establishes gu...

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This WHO book provides guidance for managing water supplies in buildings where people may drink w...

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This WHO book provides guidance for managing water supplies in buildings where people may drink w...

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The US Green Building Council (USGBC) has updated the LEED Demand Response Pilot Credit. Original...

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