The New York Green Bank should stimulate private sector financing for commercial, multifamily, and residential renewable energy and energy efficiency projects.
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.
According to two new studies from the Energy Information Administration, the biggest source of the world's electricity could be solar energy by 2050.
The National Renewable Energy Laboratory's Golden, Colo., facility, designed by RNL Design.
A new addition to the state’s list of accepted renewable energy sources may help reduce costs of heating and cooling large buildings.
Renewable energy reigns at House of Vestas, a new LEED Platinum office building for a global wind-turbine manufacturer in Aarhus, Denmark.
Senate Bill 2150, signed into law last month by Illinois Governor Pat Quinn increases the number of utility companies that will meet renewable energy goals and creates specific goals for solar energy in Illinois.
The new system uses live plant material to provide shade and generate renewable energy.
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.
A white paper from the Institute for Building Efficiency explores financing models for energy efficiency and renewable energy in existing buildings.
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