For the sixth year in a row, Los Angeles reigns supreme in the EPA's ranking of the the most commercial Energy Star building certifications earned in a year for the country's top 25 cities. The EPA also ranked mid-sized and small cities.
The Green Parking Council, an affiliate of the International Parking Institute, launches the latest sustainability certification, with a focus on parking structure design, management, and technology.
Southface and The Georgia Trust launch the third-party EarthCraft Sustainable Preservation certification program for historic buildings in the Southeast U.S.
A new ENERGY STAR score introduced by Fannie Mae enables multifamily building owners to compare performance to similar buildings based on data from more than 1,000 survey responses nationwide.
Using a per-capita analysis of LEED buildings per state, USGBC releases a top 10 list for 2013.
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.
The US Green Building Council and Honeywell announced a new partnership last week that enhance building operations by monitoring performance beyond LEED Certification.
The International Living Future Institute broadens its initiatives and celebrates the people and projects at the forefront of high-performance design.
The organization is introducing four new Home Energy Professional certifications for weatherization and home performance contractors.
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