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  • Research Touts Suspended Ceilings' Benefits

    Research from the Ceilings & Interior Systems Construction Association, St. Charles, Ill., reveals suspended ceilings can reduce a building’s lifetime operating costs through energy and maintenance savings.

  • NAHB Research Center Names EnergyValue Housing Award Winners

    Thirteen of the nation's greenest builders now have the hardware to prove it. On Feb. 13, the NAHB Research Center announced the 13th annual EnergyValue Housing Awards (EVHA) at an evening reception during the International Builders' Show. The big winners of the night were Aspen Homes of Colorado...

  • USGBC Doubles Green Building Research Funding

    The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced last week that it will chip in an additional $1 million for green building research, bringing its 2008 funding to $2 million. In addition, $500,000 of the funding has been earmarked for K-12 school facility research related to occupant impacts.