The new program will offer two-part certification for net-zero building performance.
The organization is introducing four new Home Energy Professional certifications for weatherization and home performance contractors.
The amount of building space that is certified green will leap more than 780% worldwide during the next 10 years, but only a fraction of the upsurge will be residential structures, according to a new study by Pike Research.
Ecolabel online database aims to help companies and consumers navigate claims of environmental certifications and labels for a range of products.
New program is geared toward home performance and energy upgrade professionals.
New rules will help companies avoid making misleading environmental claims.
The initiative will add 200 to 250 LEED-certified homes this year in the San Antonio market.
Defense spending bill demands report on sustainable building practices.
Development Wins Three Coveted Design Certifications
Sep. 14--More than three months before it opens, the $8.5 billion CityCenter development has received three Leadership in Energy and Environment Design (LEED) gold certifications from the U.S. Green Building Council.
The product meets both Greenguard and Greenguard Children & Schools certifications.