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  • A Passion for Performance

    DOE's Sam Rashkin receives The 2012 Hanley Award for Vision and Leadership in Sustainable Housing.

  • Financing for Multifamily Retrofits

    Living Cities, Deutsche Bank Americas Foundation study demonstrates energy and financial savings from multifamily project upgrades in New York.

  • ACEEE: The Savings Potential of Standards

    New study says updates to national efficiency standards can provide substantial financial and environmental benefits.

  • Aiming High, Looking Low

    New York City's next big urban park may be underground on Manhattan's Lower East Side.

  • Center Stage

    Architecture centers fill the gap between design matters and the public interest.

  • Reforming Prisons

    Returning some rights to the rightless.

  • ULI Creates Greenpoint Center for Building Performance

    Furthering its commitment to reducing global carbon emissions, the Urban Land Institute has transformed its Greenpoint Foundation into a research center operating within the organization's Climate, Land Use, and Energy initiative.

  • Sustainable Sourcing

    The collapse of the housing market has forced many homeowners to make some tough choices. Until the market recovers, many who stay put are opting to fix up what they have with small-scale remodels and renovations.

  • Leading the Charge

    Raphael Sperry, AIA, sees social justice as today's civil rights issue.

  • Growth Opportunities: Brooklyn Garage

    Green Roofs for Health Cities’ Awards of Excellence projects demonstrate a wide-range of green roof and wall benefits.