More stories about TEXAS

  • Test for Playlist

    Green building expert shares industry predictions for the new year.

  • Across the Institute

    Houston, Des Moines, Dayton, Washington, D.C., and Richmond

  • All Systems Go for Net-Zero

    With its first year of classes now in session, Lady Bird Johnson Middle School hopes to impart a lesson in efficiency.

  • Figure Ground Relationship

    Campus growth has consequences for the wider community. The trick is making sure they're the good kind.

  • The New Normal, part 2

    Can urban, multifamily rentals drive the economy forward?

  • Custom Builder Taps Market for High-Performance, High-Tech Homes

    A Houston building firm offers an expandable home automation system standard on its LEED-Certified homes.

  • Still Causing Serious Commotion

    Pliny Fisk III of the Center for Maximum Potential Building Systems is still pushing green-building boundaries after more than 35 years in the industry.

  • Marking Their Mark

    The 2011 COTE Top Ten Green Projects are working examples of the power of a thoroughly integrated approach to architecture, natural systems, and technology.

  • Making the Ideal More Real

    The definition of ''humanitarian design'' is still in flux, even if its practice proliferates.

  • Holding Pattern

    In thirsty Austin, a city home’s large-capacity cistern does its part for water independence.