Mahesh Ramanujam has completed the transition into his new role as president and CEO of USGBC, effective Nov. 4, 2016.
Sustainability, health and wellness and water conservation were just a few of the over-arching themes that dominated this year’s event.
The Greenbuild International Conference and Expo is the Super Bowl of the high performance building world, and everyone brings their A game.
This year’s 24 LEED Fellows exemplify a diverse array of achievements and contributions to the green building community.
Of the 647,800 single-family homes build in the United States in 2014, less than 1 percent met LEED standards.
Greenbuild, the world’s largest conference and expo dedicated to green building and design, provides an array of opportunities for those in the green and sustainability building fields. Designers to developers to builders use the annual event, scheduled for Oct. 5-7...
Forest City Realty Trust, Inc. was recently named the 2015 Outstanding Multi-family Developer.
It was the most intense tornado season the region had seen in 50 years and the city of Greensburg, Kansas, saw the worst of it.
World's largest conference and expo dedicated to green building and design scheduled for Oct. 5–7 in Los Angeles.
Home projects that demonstrate leadership and innovation in the residential green building marketplace were honored at the annual LEED Homes Awards.
The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and its certification body Green Business Certification Inc.
A new LEED pilot credit, Building Material Human Hazard & Exposure Assessment, encourages project teams and manufacturers to assess human health related exposure scenarios for products during their installation and use phases. “LEED v4, the latest version of the LEED...
Summer temperatures will be here before you know it. But you don't have to let your electricity bill give you sticker shock; keep your home cool with cool metal roofing. A cool metal roof is an essential component of an energy-efficient home.
Building owners are ready to take advantage of the new U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) opportunity for users of the LEED rating system to earn credit for use of wood products certified under multiple recognized forest certification standards. Spokespersons for...
Emerging economies like Brazil, India, Saudi Arabia and South Africa will be engines of green growth.
The latest Proud Green Home will rise in Louisville as part of the sustainable Norton Commons community.
The Proud Green Home of Louisville will be sited in one of the largest geothermal residential communities in the United States.
The per-capita list highlights states throughout the country that are making significant strides in sustainable building design, construction and transformation.
The zero-carbon-footprint redesign saves an estimated 15 million pounds of CO2 each year – the equivalent of the emissions from 1,200 motor vehicles.
The LEED Platinum status was achieved, in part, thanks to the solar water heating and solar photovoltaic systems.