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.
A before-and-after thought experiment among Lord Aeck Sargent architects about the Living Building at Georgia Tech focuses attention on regeneration and beauty.
The Georgia Tech Living Building project team is covering new ground as it seeks to surpass the requirements of the Living Building Challenge Equity Petal.
Here’s a quick roundup of some highlights from the 2017 Living Future Unconference last month in Seattle.
It’s a milestone week for the Living Building at Georgia Tech. Architects presented their proposed design documents to a key Georgia Tech commission on Tuesday. And today the university announced that it’s set Sept. 12 as the official construction start date.
Interested in benchmarking your organization’s treatment of your employees? Lord Aeck Sargent Sustainability Director Jim Nicolow describes why and how the architectural firm obtained a Just label.
Two certified renovations and an even bigger project announced at the Living Future 2017 unConference represent a dramatic increase in the size of facilities seeking the Living Building Challenge Petal certification.