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 white paper from the Institute for Building Efficiency explores financing models for energy efficiency and renewable energy in existing buildings.
The USGBC’s New York affiliate issues a report and call-to-action for specifying energy-efficient glass enclosures.
The truth is that commonly espoused energy-saving tips are worthless. We look at four common offenders.
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