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Energy-Efficient Design

June 17, 2009 |

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has cited FloorScore® certified flooring products as elig...

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June 17, 2009 |

Save the planet with indigenous knowledge. Make permanent water part of your life. Dive deep wate...

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June 01, 2009 |

The city of Toronto late last month passed a new green roof by-law that consists of a green roof...

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June 01, 2009 | By C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Sustainability and energy efficiency depend not only on the overall design but also on the buildi...

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June 01, 2009 | By Jay W. Schneider, Senior Editor

Sectioning off large open spaces without making everything feel closed off was the challenge face...

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None of the hundreds of existing green building rating systems is perfect. Some of them are too d...

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The William Jefferson Clinton Childrens Center (WJCCC) in Port-au-Prince is designed to replace an orphanage severely damaged in the 2010 earthquake. HOKs Thomas Knittel took inspiration from the kapok tree, a native Caribbean species that stores water internally and sheds its leaves in times of drought.

It’s not enough to copy nature. Today’s designers need a deeper understanding of environmental nu...

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Green building consultant Jerry Yudelson has been named President of the Green Building Initiativ...

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See the full infographic below. Source: Skanska USA

In light of America's new energy resources and an increased emphasis on energy efficiency, Skansk...

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The Living Building Challenge has released the Net Zero Energy Building Certification to provide...

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Building Design+Construction's new conference and expo, BUILDINGChicago, kicks...

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The MBCI NuRoof Retrofit Roof System was installed over the existing roofs fram

Metal Roof Consultants attended a school board meeting and presented a sloped metal retrofit roof...

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Not only is the student recreation center at the University of Arizona, Tucson, the hub of studen...

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