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  • SITES Certifies First Four-Star Landscape

    The Sustainable Sites Initiative (SITES) announced three new projects have achieved certification under the nation's most comprehensive rating system for sustainable landscapes.

  • Passive House Beats Wisconsin Winters

    With 18-inch-thick walls, triple-paned windows and a lot of style, this Midwestern home is built energy efficient and green both inside and out.

  • 10 Striking LEED-Certified Public Projects

    These 10 beautiful and sustainable community buildings send a strong message of resilience, health, and innovation to their community.

  • Top 10 States LEEDing the Way

    ECOBUILDING PULSE ranks the top 10 states for overall LEED projects and takes a deeper look at which sectors are most interested in green certification from the USGBC.

  • New York Opens Bank for Clean Energy Projects

    The New York Green Bank should stimulate private sector financing for commercial, multifamily, and residential renewable energy and energy efficiency projects.

  • An Active Market for Passive Houses? Three Recent Projects Showcase the Potential.

    With homes like these, is the U.S. market for Passive House certification, which is characterized by air-tight construction, growing?

  • LEED Now Law in Key West

    On November 6, the City Commission of Key West, Florida unanimously adopted an ordinance requiring either LEED Certified level certification or Florida Green Building Coalition Bronze level certification.

  • Eco-Certification isn't the "Magic Bullet"

    Are hotel guests looking green buildings for when they go searching for accommodations?

  • Study: Should Hospitals Seek LEED Certification?

    The cost premiums associated with LEED certification depend on a project’s size and when sustainable design principles are incorporated, according to a new report from Perkins+Will.

  • New Online Tool Simplifies Green Product Selection

    A free web site from McGill University helps building pros and homeowners select sustainable materials.