November 12, 2014
The complexity of the job due to the tight working quarters required a specialized remediation contractor along with a small and nimble machine that could operate with finesse.
November 7, 2014
The $2 billion project would create more than 5,000 construction jobs and require construction of a $250 million conversion station
November 6, 2014
The state-of-the-art 340,000-sq.-ft., 12-story office tower earned LEED Gold for its core and shell architecture and LEED Platinum for its commercial interiors
November 6, 2014
Series includes five one-hour webinars covering issues that are critical to sustainable building practitioners
November 5, 2014
Pipes will send the hot water from one building to Amazon's buildings where the heat will be extracted and used to heat Amazon's building; the cold water will be sent back to help cool the data center across the street
October 29, 2014
'NetZero Village combines energy-efficient construction and clean, renewable solar energy generation in a model that we hope to see from many more developers in the coming years'
October 3, 2014
The dilution of the engine oil with biodiesel fuel does have pronounced effects on both lubricant and seal life
October 3, 2014
Johnson Controls and the World Resources Institute joined for this new initiative to support the recently introduced Energy Efficiency Accelerator Platform under the UN's Sustainable Energy for All Initiative
September 29, 2014
The US Department of Energy grants are funding two projects exploring building taller onshore wind turbines with the goal of harnessing more wind energy at reduced costs
September 16, 2014
Predicted estimates have the zero energy building construction market growing to $1.4 trillion in 2035, but the Turner Group is seeing rapid acceleration that could exceed those predictions
September 2, 2014
The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and the American Chemistry Council (ACC) announced a new initiative designed to ensure the use of sustainable and environmentally protective products in buildings by applying technical and science-based...
August 19, 2014
100 firms with the most 2013 contract revenue from projects actively seeking certification under sustainable-design standards such as LEED
August 14, 2014
Funding to support 32 projects focused on research and development in three critical geothermal technology areas.
August 11, 2014
New teaching facility aims to make solar power a priority for builders and policy makers
August 8, 2014
Award encourages students in the search for technologies and methods to promote sustainable and responsible development.
August 6, 2014
Bureau Veritas signs Memorandum of Understanding to facilitate the LEED program for the design, construction, maintenance and operation of green buildings.
July 9, 2014
New Jersey materials hauler installed a CNG fueling station and is switching fleet of 25 diesel trucks to halve fuel costs
June 20, 2014
State budget diverts 25% of annual carbon cap-and-trade revenue to the San-Francisco-to-LA rail line that lost federal funding
April 7, 2014
Diesel in the Canadian province is 2% 'bio-based' diesel now, will increase to 3% biofuel on the first of 2016, then 4% starting January 1, 2017
March 18, 2014
High-ethanol fuel blends can damage or destroy small engines not designed to use it.
February 21, 2014
Program developed to significantly reduce the amount of time and effort required from federal agency personnel to achieve a green building certification
December 11, 2013
Green Advantage Certified Practitioners under the Green Advantage Field Personnel Standard has been approved as a LEED Innovation Credit for eligible projects seeking LEED v4 Certification
June 15, 2011
American Wind Energy Assoc. predicts capacity expansion from 41.5 gigawatts to 300 GW, creating 400,000 US jobs, by 2020
December 30, 2010
Sustainable Growth program designed to help customers and supply chain control emissions, energy use and build sustainably
October 30, 2013
The Lean Construction Institute is at the forefront of an innovative way to design and build structures that strives to create a safer workplace, reduce cost and provide faster delivery while maintaining high quality control