Customers have started using solar energy from the five-megawatt West Dubuque Solar Garden.
These upgrades will help families to lower their monthly utility bills, improve the comfort of their homes, and contribute to the fight against climate change.
Fannie Mae has closed its 500th green financing transaction of 2017, a portfolio of 10 multifamily properties, demonstrating the broad market adoption of Fannie Mae's green finance program. The transaction is a significant milestone for the Fannie Mae Green Financing...
Buying a house is often an emotional rollercoaster that leads many people to spend more than they can afford
They want homes that enable them to live a greener, healthier lifestyle.
A Markham, Canada, condominium is "LEEDing" the way in sustainability and energy conservation. River Park Condominium, developed by the Markham-based Times Group, has achieved a LEED platinum certification and become the first condominium (10-story-plus building) in Canada to receive the...
Tiny houses are captivating the imagination and interest of the millennial generation and boomer generation alike.
Having a green home is much cheaper in the long run as well as being healthier for both the residents as well as the environment.
The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and Informa Exhibitions have announced that former President Bill Clinton will delivery a special keynote address at the 2017 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo. The keynote will take place Thursday, Nov.
Flood waters may have contaminated water softeners and filters with bacteria.
Environmental sustainability has become a hallmark of community planning in areas all over the world. As more countries are affected by climate change, air pollution, flooding problems and water shortages, effective strategies for managing these problems must be being developed...
Unlike leasing solar, purchasing solar enables the homeowner to keep all the federal and state incentives.
The goal is to create high-functioning products that flow from cradle to cradle instead of cradle to grave.
The homes include an array of features allowing owners to interact with their home and take command whether they are inside or away from the property
People can use solar power quickly, simply and affordably even if they don't own a roof suitable for solar panel installation.
August is national water quality month, and there are a few simple things that area residents can do to reduce water pollution and runoff.
Homeowners are sharing excess energy with other homes and businesses within their community by starting microgrids of their own.
In this updated program, financing is provided by private capital providers in an open market and repaid through a voluntary assessment on the owner's property tax bill.
The program allows lower income families to realize homeownership, while maintaining a traditional hunting and trapping lifestyle.
The houses are all eco-friendly and sustainable, with solar panels all over the property and composting toilets.