National Institute of Building Sciences Council Outlines New Priorities for AEC Industry
The council provides policy recommendations to the White House and Congress, focusing on the industry's workforce, resilient construction, and code enforcement.
Congress Extends Tax Deductions on Energy-Efficient Commercial Buildings
The legislation authorizes deductions for buildings and renovations completed in 2014.
Skanska Aims to Commercialize 3D Printing with Concrete
The construction company will collaborate with Loughborough University, Foster + Partners, and a host of other organizations on the development and utilization of 3D printing technology.
Denver City Energy Project Aims to Cut Carbon Emissions, Energy Use
The voluntary program encourages commercial and multifamily building owners to measure building performance using Energy Star’s Portfolio Manager tool.
The Phipps Center for Sustainable Landscapes is the First to Obtain Well Platinum Pilot Certification
The Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens is the first institute to achieve the International Well Building Institute's highest distinction.
DOE Approves Green Globes for Certification of Federal Buildings
The Green Building Initiative's web-based certification system joins the U.S....
A New Fabrication Method for Spray-On Solar Cells
Researchers at the University of Sheffield developed perovskite-based spray-on...
Do Green Homeowners Have Buyer's Remorse?
A new study of NGBS-certified homeowners shows that very few regret their purchase.
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LEED and Building Rating Policies States Map
Under pressure from industry, some states are turning against using LEED as a...