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....
WDMA's National Architectural Door Council has initiated a project to create ISO-compliant Produc...read more
The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has recognized the state of Ohio and the Ohio School Faci...read more
Cloud-based building automation tools and product disclosure declarations are among the green bui...read more
The Green Globes certification program from the Green Building Initiative can be used for the ren...read more
A bipartisan group of lawmakers is raising concerns that the Environmental Protection Agency has...read more
Major revisions for design and measurement of comfortable spaces are included in a newly publishe...read more
Houston, Salt Lake City, Miami, New York, and Los Angeles are five cities that are leading the wa...read more
The 500,000 sf, 14-story One Angel Square in Manchester, England, is being promoted as "the most...read more
Current federal contracting laws are discouraging talented architects from competing for federal...read more
Kieran Timberlake and PE International have developed Tally, an analysis tool to help BIM users k...read more
The Gypsum Association has completed the development of a product category rules (PCR) document f...read more
The General Services Administration has posted a request online, asking those in industry, academ...read more
Haworth’s showroom in Beijing’s Parkview Green building has been recognized as the world’s first...read more
The Northern California branch of the U.S. Green Building Council is leading the “Building Health...read more
Green Globes, a LEED rival, was recently declared to be nearly equal with LEED standards by the G...read more
Portland State University will construct a 40,000 sf green roof research site on the top of a new...read more
In 2011, about 33% of new office buildings in the U.S. were built to green standards, but in the...read more