More stories about CALIFORNIA

  • EHDA Grand Award: Nove Residences

    The San Francisco LEED-Platinum multifamily project mirrors the scale of the surrounding buildings.

  • Greenbuild 2012 Registration Now Open

    Joe Scarborough, Mika Brzezinski, and Biz Stone to headline opening plenary for 2012 conference and expo in San Francisco.

  • Earth First

    A pioneering house fares well during sustainability's ascent.

  • New Amsterdams

    As water levels and the risk profiles of major coastal cities rise, new experts are meeting the challenge.

  • Redoubling of Efforts

    Twin architects run a burgeoning design practice despite living about 2,900 miles apart.

  • One-Stop Drop for Reuse

    El Cerrito's new Recycling and Environmental Resource Center lets residents easily recycle unwanted items, and find new treasures.

  • Showcase for Reuse

    A Silicon Valley developer who specializes in sustainable office buildings becomes his own client with a LEED Gold–certified renovation.

  • New Scorecard Rates State Water Policies

    California and Texas lead states in conservation efforts.

  • Supply Chain Carbon Reporting: The Next Frontier

    In addition to its own efforts to accelerate green building adoption and reduce its carbon footprint, Webcor Builders is looking downstream at its suppliers to follow suit.

  • Big Cities Produce Little Pollution

    High-density, walkable communities contribute far less in greenhouse gas emissions per capita than their low-density counterparts.