Growing acceptance of high performance homes continues to drive homebuilders to provide extra value in the their homes, and consumers are becoming more diligent about managing the environmental impact of their lifestyles.
In the Net Zero Zone at Greenbuild 2015, companies demonstrated their ability to operate from renewable energy at the Washington Convention Center.
Recirculation pumps can slash wasted water and energy, and also deliver hot water right when home occupants want it.
Greenbuild will feature a variety of residential offerings at the 2015 event.
New procedures for manufacturers to achieve recognition for the environmental, health and safety management of hazardous ingredients within the supply chain are on the way.
A factory-built home will demonstrate the latest in high performance home technology and building science at the 2015 Greenbuild Expo.
The Taft School residence in Watertown, Conn., was the first in the state to achieve the USGBC LEED BD+C for Homes Platinum certification using the new and more stringent version 4 rating criteria.
Innovative new technologies and building systems have enabled longer wood spans, taller walls, and higher buildings, and continue to expand the possibilities for wood use in construction.
The green building sector is outpacing overall construction growth in the U.S. and will account for more than 2.3 million American jobs this year,
The largest green building exhibition and the largest association of homebuilders have partnered to educate and inspire homebuilders on sustainable building.
The U.S. Green Building Council's COO was named to head the green building organization.
The LEED for Homes Awards recognize projects, developers and homebuilders that have demonstrated outstanding leadership and innovation in residential green building.
It will be easier for homebuyers and realtors in Louisville, Kentucky, to find homes with green features and certifications
The WELL Building Standard is a performance-based system for measuring, certifying and monitoring features that impact human health and wellbeing, through air, water, nourishment, light, fitness, comfort and mind.
Canada, China and India are the top three countries for LEED building outside the U.S., according to the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).
A new study revealed that real estate listings which highlight eco-friendly, high performance home (HPH) features perform above average in the Washington, D.C. market.
What used to be a 170-acre patch of grass, palmettos, and palms fronted by a strip mall is the first subtropical public garden of the 21st century.
Green building in India has new certification to drive market adoption.
Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI) launched its newly acquired SITES rating system, the most comprehensive program and toolkit for developing sustainable landscapes.
A new cladding panel installation system does more than hold panels – it also helps improve building performance.