Dec 10, 2015

Traditionally, the building industry has relied on the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design rating system to assess building sustainability.


Dec 10, 2015

Made possible by a special change in law, a building that is set to claim the title of world's tallest timber tower is now under construction in Vancouver, Canada.


Dec 7, 2015

... 1990 with low-emissions transport systems, energy-efficient buildings, climate-smart sewerage systems and regulated waste-disposal systems.


Dec 7, 2015

Billed as an effort to design downtown Millbury "from below the ground on up," the community meetings will look at incorporating low-impact development and green infrastructure to beautify the town, manage stormwater and enhance community character, ...


Dec 3, 2015

<span class='image-component__caption' itemprop="caption">United Kamran Jebreili/ASSOCIATED PRESS United Arab Emirates Vice President and Prime Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum announced plans to install solar panels on ...


Nov 24, 2015

November 23, 2015- Ohio EPA Grant Funds Bowling Green State University Bike Shelters Topped with Green Roofs. Bowling Green State University's Office of Campus Sustainability has used a $50,000 grant from the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency's ...


Nov 24, 2015

the holistic nature of the design minimizes energy consumption, with glazing fitted with heat-resistant glass that eliminates the need for blinds.


Nov 19, 2015

But LEED certification, which is the most widely accepted system for determining if a building is "green," doesn't look at how a building can withstand power interruptions, drought, mudslides, floods or fires.


Nov 17, 2015

Hopman designed and installed the first extensive green roof in North Central Texas in 2008 atop the UTA Life Sciences Building and he was the principal investigator for the study of the implementation of the U.S.


Nov 17, 2015

... spaces. a green roof covers the entire structure creating a more effective thermal envelope and also helps integrate the building into the landscape.



A Mill(ion) Dollar Opportunity

The Bates of Maine Woolen Mill, a former industrial anchor in the city of Lewiston (pop.36, 500) in western Maine, has been transformed into a modern and bustling economic hub following years of city, state, federal, non-profit, private involvement and funding

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