Applicants designed plans for student housing that will be ZNE, producing as much clean energy as is used during a year.
The solar storage systems meet an increasing demand for behind-the-meter storage to deliver grid-tied back-up power and perform energy peak-shifting to reduce electricity bills.
Since 2009, more than 100,000 homeowners have made energy efficiency and renewable energy improvements to their homes through the PACE program.
LEED certification for neighborhood development goes beyond individual green buildings and is changing the way sustainable communities are designed and built.
Cities with the most homes for sale that advertise eco-friendly amenities also the cities that need those amenities most,
This development will be a first of its type in Edmonton to use repurposed shipping-containers as part of an innovative modular building technology.
Community solar is a way forward for the residential solar industry which only caters to a small segment of homeowners in select states.
Studies show that certifications like GreenPoint Rated can increase home value by up to 9%.
Since HERO launched nearly five years ago, more than 80,000 homeowners have used it to finance more than$1.9 billion in energy and efficiency improvements .
Some new Habitat for Humanity homes in California will save energy with new smart thermostats. Following more than two decades of supporting Habitat for Humanity of Central Indiana, Carrier has expanded its support to include Habitat for Humanity in California....
he solar cells in these roof tiles are invisible, leaving the aesthetic character of any building intact.
GRESB, the leading global provider of environmental, social and governance (ESG) data for real assets, has released the 2016 update to the GRESB Green Bond Guidelines for the Real Estate Sector. The guidelines build on the green bond principles with...
Not only does the project address the need for quality jobs and housing, its sustainability components afford residents relief from outrageous energy bills.
As severe weather events increase in both frequency and severity, more states are looking for ways to make their coastal communities more resilient.
The RenewPACE Program, a clean energy home improvement financing program, is now available to both residential and commercial property owners in the cities of Orlando, Satellite Beach and Doral, and cities and counties in Broward, Pasco, Pinellas, Alachua, Escambia (commercial...
Florida has among the highest electricity consumption in the nation, with annual household electricity consumption approximately 30 percent higher than the U.S. average.
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...
One of the big challenges for residential solar power has been demonstrating that homes with solar panels deserve a premium price.
Research from Hanley Wood and homebuilder Taylor Morrison have just unveiled new research on what buyers in the 55+ age group want when purchasing a new home.
Freddie Mac Multifamily designed Green Advantage to help borrowers who see value in energy efficiency for their tenants, communities, businesses and the environment.