Here's a handy checklist to help turn your garden into an eco-friendly paradise.
In many buildings, energy use and its associated costs and pollution could be cut by 30 percent or more.
AHR Expo 2018 proved to be a record-setter. The world’s largest showcase of HVAC and refrigeration products and technologies attracted more than 70,000 visitors from around the world, a 6 percent jump over last year, according to newly released ASHRAE...
Geothermal technologies today – like all high-potential technologies – are driven by research and development platforms that focus not only on what’s required now, but where the needs are in the future. Geothermal energy continues to show tremendous potential, with...
Partnerships needed to meet the desperate need, rising demand for healthier homes, communities
Geothermal becomes feasible for many more homeowners who previously thought it was financially out of their reach.
Panasonic’s presence is just about everywhere these days, from car batteries to airplanes. Now, now the company is building a smart city. Called CityNow, the futuristic city is rising outside Denver and will be a living lab experiment for creating...
The goal of the collaboration is to measurably reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions through improved energy efficiency in buildings.
Over the course of the next year, the solar market in Nevada is expected to increase exponentially.
All around Atlanta, new buildings are taking shape. As people want to live inside the city’s perimeter with easy access to transit, fresh food and more sustainable living, most of the buildings are multifamily units and more than half of...
By making hidden livability factors more transparent, homebuyers can prioritize their home search based on what matters to them.
The United States is in the middle of a supply crisis – the number of homes for sale has fallen on an annual basis for the past 33 straight months.
The solar development impacts 545 low-income family and senior households, reducing resident energy bills, and providing solar installation job training for the community.
The study showed that certified homes saved homeowners more than $500 per year in electricity bills.
Recycling programs in multifamily buildings and commercial structures have grown in popularity over the years. Recycling isn't always easy.
The 49-unit building in south Los Angeles will provide homes and supportive services for formerly homeless veterans.
Artificial sweeteners are ideal human wastewater tracers as they exit the human body essentially unchanged.
ATLANTA – The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) presented the 2017 Housing Innovation Awards to 24 of the nation's leading builders at the recent Energy and Environmental Building Alliance's High Performance Home Summit in Atlanta. Overall, 26 award-winning homes were...
A new report from the North Carolina Building Performance Association (NCBPA) helps make the business case for new and renewed state investment in energy efficient construction in North Carolina. The report provides policymakers, regulators and utilities a variety of reasons...
Use of renewables, interest among prospective buyers on the rise