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  • Vishaan Chakrabarti

    The director of the real estate development program at Columbia University's Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation talks about the future of the profession.

  • Oneonta, N.Y., Solar Installers Face Red Tape

    July 17--WEST ONEONTA -- Solar energy installers say they are encountering red tape in the town of Oneonta and some other area communities.

  • VFA Introduces Energy Assessment Services

    VFA, Inc., the leading provider of end-to-end solutions for facilities capital planning and spend management, today announced new Energy Assessment Services to identify opportunities to save energy and reduce costs in existing buildings.

  • Montgomery Planning for Federal Stimulus Funds

    Jul. 20--For Montgomery, the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 so far has meant $14.7 million for projects and a chance to investigate a process that would convert the city's garbage into gas.

  • Communities Sharpen Their Sustainable Futures

    In 2005, the city of Northampton, Mass., got wind of a new initiative from the Washington, D.C.-based American Institute of Architects that aligned with the community’s values and direction.

  • An Iowa Municipal Facility Demonstrates Exemplary Performance

    2008 Evergreen Awards First Place Winner. The Iowa Association of Municipal Utilities Office and Training Facility demonstrates exemplary energy and water conservation.

  • Energy and Mobility in Boston

    What kinds of opportunities are offered by new technologies, new methods of design and construction, new government programs and new incentives for private investment?