New research shows increased vegetation in urban areas, among many other environmental and psychological benefits, can also decrease heat-related mortality.Read More
With 18-inch-thick walls, triple-paned windows and a lot of style, this Midwestern home is built energy efficient and green both inside and out.Read More
A key part of the project is its high-tech cooling system.Read More
Designers are starting to make homes from "greener" products - like hemp and straw, or even mushrooms, the BBC's Golda Arthur says.Read More
Remodeling's expert panel of judges searched through 212 entries to find the top design projects of the year.Read More
A bog isn't the top choice of locale for a permanent structure, but here's now Snow Kreilich Architects capitalized on such as site for a new port of entry.Read More
Resiliency and high-performance drive Westlake Reed Leskosky and The Beck Group's renovation of the historic Wayne N. Aspinall Federal Building and Courthouse.Read More
The Boy Scouts of America get a treehouse like no other thanks to Mithun.Read More
Rather than tuck a campus power plant away in a corner, Architerra makes a combined heat and power plant a key component.Read More
Behnisch Architekten and Ayers Saint Gross anchor a new law center at the University of Baltimore on an atrium that acts as an engine for ventilation, daylighting, and social interaction.Read More
SERA Architects and Cutler Anderson Architects turn a 40-year-old energy hog into an energy-efficient showcase thanks, in large part, to a creative facade treatment.Read More
EHDD's net-zero design for this California foundation actually logged net-positive energy performance its first year. We look into how it did it.Read More
Kiss + Cathcart, Architects' design for this Brooklyn, N.Y. park provides a model on how to better manage stormwater runoff.Read More
BNIM’s past COTE Top Ten winner in Des Moines nabs new honors for surpassing its already ambitious energy efficiency goals with a little help from the building’s occupants.
Holst Architecture takes the triple bottom line of economy, environment, and equity to heart at a new homeless center in Portland, Oregon.Read More
Lake|Flato Architects and Orcutt|Winslow reconnect ASU's student helath building to the campus's pedestrian spine.Read More
A dynamic waterfront park and community center grow in Brooklyn thanks to Kiss + Cathcart Architects and landscape architect Starr Whitehouse.Read More
A frequent honoree in the AIA's COTE Top Ten Green Projects program, BNIM's talks about its mantra of "Rigor, Restraint and Resolve" and other factors that drive the firm.Read More
In Grand Junction, Colo., Westlake Reed Lesoksky and The Beck Group aim to give the General Services Administration its first site net-zero energy facility on the National Register.Read More
Snow Kreilich Architects artfully inserts a high-performance Port of Entry into the Northern Minnesota landscape.Read More
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