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....
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