William McDonough says it's time for businesses to transition from limits to growth.Read More
California-based production builder Olson Homes is the latest to jump on the solar bandwagon.Read More
Renters these days desire plenty of features in their community, leaving the industry to focus on providing mixed use atmospheres for all future renters.Read More
The Shaheen-Portman Energy Efficiency Bill could bring about the most significant energy legislation in seven years, but would passing it cost the federal government its carbon neutrality requirements?Read More
The District of Columbia is the second jurisdiction in the U.S. to publicly release energy benchmarking data on the area's largest private buildings. What does it show?Read More
In the second half of a two-part Q&A, researcher, author, and educator Vivian Loftness asks: How many days a year can your building "surf" on the environment and going without mechanical heating or cooling?Read More
Do you have a project that could be the green multifamily project of the year? The 2014 MFE Awards competition is looking for it.Read More
A look at three manufacturers who are incorporating affordable, intuitive home automation into their product lines.Read More
A new pathway spray product absorbs UV rays by day, and glows by night.Read More
Solar desalination just might help Central California farmers cope with drought.Read More
Two assistant professors at Cornell University are out to develop a new framework to streamline high-performance building retrofits.Read More
Few people walk around with a light meter—but everyone should. in the first of a two-part Q&A, researcher, author, and educator Vivian Loftness looks into why design and building pros need to be more attuned to the metrics of indoor environmental quality.Read More
When it comes to energy efficiency, technology helps, but it is not the only solution, says NREL's Paul Torcellini.Read More
The organization is seeking feedback from designers, engineers, and other stakeholders via an online survey.Read More
Today, we might not consider architecture important to physical and mental well-being, but it matters, writes AIA CEO Robert Ivy.Read More
The development of self-repairing biomass building materials has the potential to revolutionize green building.Read More
On Wilhelmsburg Island in Hamburg's River Elbe, a three-story building seems alive to the elements-shot through with sunlight and sportingRead More
Using a per-capita analysis of LEED buildings per state, USGBC releases a top 10 list for 2013.Read More
The NAHBGreen Awards recognize excellence in residential green design and construction practices, as well as green building advocacy.Read More
Nearly a quarter of single-family builders installed energy-producing equipment such as geothermal heat pumps and photovoltaics in new construction projects last year, according to NAHB.Read More
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