More stories about Research

  • Research, Apply, and Refine

    Michael Dickens is a realist. It took a while, but after charging into the building realm a quarter century ago with innovative ideas borne from his European heritage and early career in the auto industry, Dickens soon came to understand one immutable truth about the American home building...

  • Accentuate the Positive

    Salutogenic design may be the key to turning sustainability into more than a buzzword.

  • Cultural Production

    Historic preservation may be the key to Cuban-American relations.

  • Making It Fit

    KPMG builds out a 15-story tower in London's Canary Wharf district to make financial and environmental sense.

  • Geothermal Power Capacity Could Double by 2020

    A new report from Pike Research estimates a 134 percent increase in total geothermal capacity.

  • Access Available to EPA's Chemical Information

    ToxRefDB is an online database cataloguing testing results on hundreds of chemicals.

  • NAHB Phases Out Model Green Home Building Guidelines

    National Green Building Standard to be the sole system certified by the NAHB Research Center.

  • From Capitol Hill

    Research into technologies and practices that help use water and energy more efficiently got a boost on Capitol Hill as the U.S. House of Representatives approved H.R. 3598, the Energy and Water Integration Act.

  • New Lease on Life

    A 1970s laboratory building gets an upgrade alongside a high-performing addition at the University of Cincinnati

  • Improving Performance

    Following our mission of showcasing performance excellence, we put ourselves to the test to see how Eco-Structure can best serve its readers