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  • Red, White, Blue, and Green: Warroad, Minnesota

    Part 2 of 5 examining five winning projects of the GSA’s 2010 Design Awards

  • U2 Malibu Project Raises Questions About LEED

    Critics say the proposed project in ocean-front Malibu is an example of how developers can follow the rules, but still violate the spirit of the national green building program.

  • Architecture as Education

    David Orr, the Paul Sears distinguished professor of environmental studies and politics at Oberlin College, discusses ecological design, resilience, and high-performance building.

  • IGCC Public Version 2.0 Released

    The International Green Construction Code Public Version 2.0 is now available for download. Code change proposals will be accepted until Jan. 3.

  • Rubik Code, Part Two

    In the second piece of a two-part series from ARCHITECTURAL LIGHTING magazine, Glenn Heinmiller discusses what LEED and the new green building codes have in store for lighting.

  • Rubik Code, Part One

    Glenn Heinmiller and ARCHITECTURAL LIGHTING magazine decipher what today's energy codes mean for lighting practices.

  • The EPA Solicits Input on Its Role in the Sustainable Products Realm

    The agency is accepting public input to help identify how it may contribute to the development, manufacture, designation, and use of sustainable products.

  • New Standards In Development

    Several industry standards addressing smart grid communication, electrical consumption management, and stone products are in development.

  • Second Washington Community Passes Living Building Challenge Pilot Program

    Clark County, Wash., has created a pilot program for residential, commercial, and mixed-use projects pursuing the Living Building Challenge.

  • On the Front Lines: David Green, Perkins+Will

    Veteran urban designer advocates a long-term approach to sustainable neighborhood design.