Green Policy

NAHB: Pending HUD Flood Plain Proposal is Bad Policy
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NAHB: Pending HUD Flood Plain Proposal is Bad Policy

As written, the National Association of Home Builders cannot support HUD's... More

Sustainability is Dead. Now What?
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Sustainability is Dead. Now What?

While architects debate on a more meaningful way to carry out net-zero design, the... More

Historic Environmental Ordinance Passed in Newark, N.J.
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Historic Environmental Ordinance Passed in Newark, N.J.

The legislation seeks to address the problems that have led to unhealthy levels of... More

How Will Brexit Impact the EU's Green Agenda?
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How Will Brexit Impact the EU's Green Agenda?

Upon the United Kingdom's withdrawal from the European Union, The Architects'... More

BREEAM Enters U.S. to Compete with LEED
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BREEAM Enters U.S. to Compete with LEED

The leading green building rating program in the U.K. hopes to take on LEED's lead... More

Downtowns Get on the Green Fast Lane
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Downtowns Get on the Green Fast Lane

Commercial and residential buildings, accounting for 75% of total energy in cities... More

Over 30% of Local Governments Have Sustainability Plans in Place
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Over 30% of Local Governments Have Sustainability Plans in Place

Potential for fiscal savings, leadership of local officials, and federal or state... More

Low-Income Policy Guide Shares Ideas to Spread Solar To Those in Need
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Low-Income Policy Guide Shares Ideas to Spread Solar To Those in Need

National nonprofits have developed a how-to for companies and governments to help... More

The Challenge of Preserving Natural Resources
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The Challenge of Preserving Natural Resources

The Anthropocene upsetting of the natural world has led to a call for the creation... More

Cities, Utilities, and Businesses Agree to Share Energy Data By 2017
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Cities, Utilities, and Businesses Agree to Share Energy Data By 2017

As part of President Obama's Better Buildings program, 18 utilities have committed... More

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