From vertical farming to glowing trees (yes, glowing trees), Arup engineers imagine the future of...read more
In the first quarter of 2014, the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International c...read more
Building Teams have been using steel decks with proven success for 75 years. Building Design+Cons...read more
The standard answers such questions as: Should the measurements of a building’s area used in the...read more
A new report from LBNL says that white roofs are three times more effective than green roofs at “...read more
EKO Flood Protection created a flood prevention solution for one of New York City's largest offic...read more
Process mapping, split models, and streamlined coordination meetings are among the timesaving tec...read more
With developers in Santa Monica, Calif., looking for ways to build green more inexpensively, the...read more
The Washington, D.C.-based Environmental Policy Alliance has launched a campaign to make the clai...read more
It provides information to assist with the proper specification and use of pressure-treated South...read more
The Green Building Initiative has released “The Guiding Principles Compliance for New Constructio...read more
The 2015 draft of the Steel Joist Institute’s “Single Joist Standard Specification for K-, LH-, a...read more
The U.S. Green Building Council has introduced “Education @USGBC” a new educational platform....
Among the suggestions were rooftop solar energy systems and cool roofs, which could be encouraged...read more
Using weather forecasts to predict outdoor temperature changes can lead to significant energy sav...read more
Freddie Mac will gather data on energy and water use from property owners, and encourage lenders...read more
LEED v4 projects will be the first to experience the new LEED Online platform with streamlined do...read more
The Energy Department has finalized new energy efficiency standards for metal halide lamp fixture...read more
Using LEED certification as a marketing tool is perceived by developers to be a successful tool,...read more
The Center for Environmental Innovation in Roofing’s PV Taskforce is releasing the first public d...read more
Tests showed winds can cause photovoltaic panels to destroy waterproof membranes.
The new version addresses recent changes in federal contracting.
There are 71 new LEED Interpretations, including 65 for Homes and Multifamily Midrise.
ASHRAE Standard 169, Climatic Data for Building Design Standards, now includes climatic...read more
Recent winners of the Cradle to Cradle Product Innovation Challenge include a brick made from bac...read more
Our experts say no, but it could save lives. In this report, they offer recommendations on securi...read more
The Living Building Challenge’s Net Positive Energy + Water Conference will be held Feb. 4-5 in S...read more
Newer developments include windows made with nano-crystals that control intense heat penetration...read more
A new prerequisite in LEED v4 calls for each project to measure whole building energy use, and th...read more
Paseo Verde, a mixed-use, mixed-income community hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony last month....