More stories about Life-Cycle Assessment

  • U.S. Geothermal to Postpone Annual General Meeting

    U.S. Geothermal Inc. ("U.S. Geothermal") (TSX: GTH)(NYSE Amex: HTM), a renewable energy company focused on the production and sale of electricity from geothermal energy, announced today that its board of directors has delayed the Company's Annual General Meeting of its shareholders from September...

  • New Approaches to Green Building Challenge Conventional Thinking, Offered for Free to Government

    Global property and construction consultant Rider Levett Bucknall is challenging building owners and government officials to rethink their approach to green building practices.

  • Changing Historic Preservation Guidelines

    Many historic preservationists believe that the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED rating system must be changed to better reflect the ecological, economic, and cultural value of preserving older buildings.

  • Claim Check

    Resources for deciphering green-product labels and certifications.

  • Sustainable Flooring Specification Requires a Systemic Approach

    An efficient and effective green-flooring specification system allows you to factor in aesthetic, practical and environmental considerations.

  • Filtrete Filters From 3M

    Filtrete filters for commercial buildings from 3M reduce energy, maintenance and life-cycle costs associated with traditional ventilation systems because of low-airflow resistance.

  • Furniture Manufacturers Embrace Sustainability

    From 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, most adults are at the office, striving to meet their deadlines and come up with innovative solutions that will boost business for their company. Employees are embracing the push toward sustainability and more are citing their employers’ environmental...

  • Life-cycle Assessment Becomes Accessible

    The Merrickville, Ontario, Canada-based Athena Institute's EcoCalculator makes life-cycle assessment available to everyone.

  • Tool Supports Environmental Accountability

    Environmental Performance Declarations tackle issues in the green-building sector.

  • Horst Discusses the Future of LEED

    Scot Horst, president of Horst Inc. and chair of USGBC's LEED Steering Committee shares his thoughts about the future of the rating system and where the industry is headed.