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May 30, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

There’s disagreement around how much pay regulations add to cost of projects.

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May 25, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Uber and Lyft make it easier for urban dwellers to live without owning cars.

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May 25, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

More than 1,000 proven solutions are now available on DOE web site.

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May 22, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

New permits tripled from year-ago period.

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May 22, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

AGC says a shortage of qualified workers is limiting the economy from adding more jobs.

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May 19, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Suddenly appearing caverns cause deaths, evacuations, interruption of utility services.

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May 18, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

These core documents are updated once a decade.

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May 16, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Banks reluctant to commit to specific deals with tax credit status uncertain.

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May 15, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

It aims to make installation of technology easier.

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May 10, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Agency issues over $300,000 in fines for ‘willful’ safety violations.

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May 09, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The Mayor is among those who want to change 1990s anti-shadow law.

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May 09, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

New research suggests current estimates may be off by as much as 25%.

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May 08, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Member-approved ballot change to NFRC 100 comments to close on May 28.

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May 04, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Nine out of ten say it is important that they work for a company committed to sustainability.

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May 03, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The legislation includes eight additional projects.

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May 02, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The rates range from 3% to 24% per producer.

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April 28, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

He is charged with defrauding construction companies, business owners, and local governments.

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April 27, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The Dept. of Energy resource is a state-by-state compilation with hundreds of listings.

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April 26, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

In doing so, it becomes largest U.S. city to make such a pledge.

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April 25, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

‘Buy American’ requirement and revised H-1B visa restrictions could raise prices on supplies, lab...

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April 24, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Study finds significant problems with how city manages capital projects.

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April 20, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Only one of several attempts has had an impact in recent years.

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April 19, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The updated versions include full support for variable speed DX coils, enhanced plant auto-sizing...

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April 18, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Eneref Institute creates networking group of school administrators for ideas to overcome market o...

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April 17, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Enforcement will begin Sept. 23, three months later than planned. 

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April 13, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Under Trump orders, agency had stopped issuing ‘shaming’ press releases on major fines and safety...

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April 12, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Permitting process could be reduced from 10 years to 2 years under the proposal.

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April 11, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The DOE-sponsored event will be held in Pittsburgh July 17-20.

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April 10, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Strategies to boost ranks of construction workers include mentoring programs, increased safety me...

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April 06, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The product-specific EPDs allow designers to more quickly earn a LEED v4 credit in the Materials...

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