In case you missed it, here is a list of the top ECOBUILDING PULSE stories from this past week:
Boston to Require Energy Disclosures
Owners must report whole-building energy and water use.
Program Honors Sustainable Existing Buildings
Performance-based EBie awards are based on measurable energy-efficiency improvements.
Old Meets New: The Debate Over Photovoltaics in Historic Districts
Residential installations of solar panels are on the rise, but face some restrictions when it comes to historic neighborhoods and landmarked buildings.
Active House Enters Testing Phase
Ultra-efficient and healthy home to be monitored for a year post-occupancy.
Mid-Rise Mixed-Use Development Revitalizes Neighborhoods
Federal changes to support mid-rise, mixed-use developments would deliver both environmental and public benefits
Green Ribbon Schools Announced
Award honors schools and districts for reducing environmental footprint and costs.