In the U.S., Solar PV is getting more powerful.
Extracts from marine plants can substitute the expensive platinum in photovoltaic cells.
The administration is seeking green technologies to put to the test in its Green Proving Ground program. Do you have something to recommend?
When it comes to energy efficiency, technology helps, but it is not the only solution, says NREL's Paul Torcellini.
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.
Maryland's Montgomery County will now require owners of large nonresidential buildings to track and report their properties' energy use.
A 2003 AIA COTE Top Ten project, the Chicago Center for Green Technology may have helped kick-start the city's green-building boom.
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.
The USGBC’s New York affiliate issues a report and call-to-action for specifying energy-efficient glass enclosures.
These products and advances challenge the notion that the construction industry is reticent to change and sustainability.
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