The US Green Building Council and Honeywell announced a new partnership last week that enhance building operations by monitoring performance beyond LEED Certification.Read More
By employing the same methodology as a car manufacturer's assembly line, engineer Shubhendu Sharma has created a system for urban mini-forests that can grow quickly and densely in a very small space.Read More
Thanks to this new product from Switzerland, the next phase of green commuting is biking to work even in the rain.Read More
Fossil fuel dependence in the US has left pockets of the country peppered with deep mines that are now unused land. One architect has a vision for turning these abandoned crevasses into sustainable cities.Read More
The accomplished architect and preservationist will work part-time as a senior strategic adviser, focusing on ILFI's Living Product and Living Community challenges.Read More
The Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens is the first institute to achieve the International Well Building Institute's highest distinction.Read More
Many industry professionals think it's time to abandon LEED as a green building rating system. Here's why.Read More
Architect Margot Krasojevics is building a house for South African surfers that will be partially powered by the waves they know well.Read More
The Green Building Initiative's web-based certification system joins the U.S. Green Building Council's LEED program as an approved green building rating system for federal buildings.Read More
The winners of this year’s awards represent sustainable design and construction in the arenas of architecture, academia, journalism, and politics.Read More
Passing water through a filter of crushed concrete removes excess phosphorus and prevents the growth of unwanted plant life and algae, say researchers at the University of Southern Denmark.Read More
Data, and the technology behind it, makes cities better at building resiliency, increasing efficiency and heightening overall sustainability.Read More
Architecture students at the Cal Poly College of Environmental Design have revamped the traditional cabin to help the nontraditional camper get out to state parks in style.Read More
London School of Economics students reimagine the obsolete phone booth.Read More
One Japanese construction firm thinks they can do it.Read More
Researchers at UC-Berkeley have developed a building membrane that self-regulates indoor temperature without the use of any energy.Read More
Big cities are going to start bursting at the seams, but this is good news to combat climate change.Read More
Michael Dedeo, who holds a PhD in chemistry from the University of California, Berkeley, will help the firm specify healthier products.Read More
This year's 48-person group includes Robin Guenther, FAIA, of Perkins+Will, as well as representatives from Atelier Ten, HKS, and Westlake Reed Leskosky.Read More
Areaware's wooden Torch Flashlight is a great gift for eco-warriors in a power-cut.Read More
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