Green Building

2018.07.11

UN Environment, Yale University demonstrate how to make mode

Jul 10, 2018     The housing sector uses 40 per cent of the planet’s total resources and represents more than a third of global greenhouse gas emissions.     Cons...

2018.07.08

Boland Recognized as a Best Place to Work for Ten Years

7 July 2018 Boland (boland.com), a leading intelligent building technology and energy services provider, has landed in the top five on the Washington Business Journal’s Best Place to Work for 2...

2018.07.07

Building regulations enforcement shake-up vital for sustaina

6 July, 2018 UK Green Building Council has argued that Dame Judith Hackitt’s independent review of building regulations must transform all areas of building specifications, including energy eff...

2018.07.07

DOE and IMT Reveal 2018 Green Lease Leaders at BOMA

July 6, 2018 SAN ANTONIO — The Institute for Market Transformation (IMT) and the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Better Buildings Alliance announced the 2018 Green Lease Leaders at the BOMA International Conference & Expo in San Antonio, a conference which brings together thousands of commercial real estate professionals every year and covers the latest industry trends, building...

2018.07.06

ASHRAE Training to be Offered at Efficient Building Design C

ATLANTA (July 5, 2018) – The ASHRAE Global Training Center for Building Excellence will offer two courses in conjunction with the Third International Conference on Efficient Building Design, 4&n...

2018.07.05

Turkey Drives Change in Europe with LEED

Jul 4, 2018  Earlier this year, USGBC released the Top 10 Countries for LEED, featuring Turkey, for the third year in a row, with 245 LEED-certified projects and 6.15 million certified gross squ...

2018.06.29

Government warned next 12 months will be vital to flesh out

28 June, 2018 Long-term costs of failing to meet legally binding climate targets now requires urgent action in areas such as UK heating policy to prevent longer-term pain, warns influential environme...

2018.06.14

Climaveneta: LEED Platinum Shopping Centre

Adigeo is the first mall in Italy to received LEED highest certification 14/06/2018 The new Adigeo Shopping Centre in Verona, is close to city's main highway exit and is on the main arterial r...

2018.06.13

Powering an Alaska Village, Sitka, Alaska

By Jonathan Heller, P.E., Member ASHRAE   A small island village in Alaska wanted to reduce its reliance on expensive imported fuel oil, but simply switching to all oil use electricity would ta...

2018.06.06

Class of 1966 Environmental Center, Williamstown, Massachuse

By John Rahill, AIA Jun 05, 2018 The two halves of the new Environmental Center are clear statements of their own time.   Appears in the Summer 2018 issue   Early in the project goal...

2018.05.25

Affordable housing that’s also sustainable? Yes, it's possib

After seeing one Florida builder's highly-automated, modular construction process for a prefab home, our sustainability reporter feels like he has seen the future.   Larry Clark | May 24,...