Designers, builders, employers and property owners need to “go beyond simple LEED standards” in their commitment to healthy buildings, a leading construction industry management consultant argues in a recent paper.
A Singaporean hospital wins first the Stephen S. Kellert Award, and the International Living Future Institute unveils an online tool to showcase biophilic design.
Star Communities and Green Building Certification Inc. agree to a partnership between Star and LEED for Cities. Their aim: Eventually to integrate the two programs.
A mix of panic buying and cancelled projects has swept over the U.S. solar installation industry in response to a trade complaint by Georgia-based solar panel manufacturer Suniva.
Chicago, San Francisco and Atlanta — in that order — led the nation in “green building adoption” at the end of 2016, according to an analysis by real estate giant CBRE and Maastricht University.
More than a third of participating buildings already have reduced energy and water consumption by 20 percent.
Let this be a lesson to you: Hampshire College’s R.W. Kern Center project team is relieved now that the state has finally approved their UV method for turning rainwater into drinking water.
Solar panels may shimmer in many a mayor’s eyes as cities commit to 100 percent renewable energy. When they get down to the nuts and bolts, however, they’ll find that efficiency gets them most of the way to their goal.
Here’s a quick roundup of some highlights from the 2017 Living Future Unconference last month in Seattle.