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  • Thinking Big About Going Green

    When it comes to the issues of size and sustainability, it's time to think big about the scale of going green, not about consumption.

  • Decentralized Water Reuse Offers Another Option for Conservation

    On-site wastewater treatment could become more commonplace in single-family homes during the next few years.

  • Decentralized Water Reuse Offers Another Option for Conservation

    On-site wastewater treatment could become more commonplace in single-family homes during the next few years.

  • Stepping Up Their Green Game

    Though somewhat late to the green building game, hotels have ramped up their efforts in the past few years.

  • ASHRAE launches pilot phase of its energy labeling program

    The Building Energy Quotient program, or Building EQ, will examine energy use for all building types except residential

  • Multifamily Executive Awards: Green Merit Award Winners

    Low-income apartments in Portland, Ore., and co-housing-inspired Seattle cottages net honorable mentions in magazine’s annual contest.

  • The Environmental Protection Agency’s Denver Office is a Public Exercise in Best Practices

    Zimmer Gunsul Frasca's design of the Region 8 headquarters is an Ecommercial category winner in the 2009 Evergreen Awards

  • September Legislative Update

    New York’s green jobs bill and the establishment of eco-districts in Portland, Ore., were some of the green legislative issues in the news this month.

  • Solar Energy Initiatives Announces LOI for $17 Million in Commercial Projects

    Solar Energy Initiatives, Inc. (OTCBB:SNRY), executing on a grass roots campaign, "RENEW THE NATION", to help redeploy a portion of the U.S. workforce and focus on reducing the world's dependence on fossil fuels by selling solar thermal and photovoltaic (PV) technologies, today announced...

  • White Paper Details Energy Challenges

    A new white paper from Portland Energy Conservation Inc., Portland, Ore., “Wiring the Smart Grid for Energy Savings: Integrating Buildings to Maximize Investment,” by PECI technical director Hannah Friedman, asserts the materialization of building energy savings is critical to making the smart grid...