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Early successes with IPD are now legendary but also fostered misconceptions. We deconstruct those and provide tips to ensure collaboration translates to results.
Green Building News
2015 Project awards from the AIA’s Committee on the Environment (COTE) celebrate how mainstream good design can be.
The federal R&D credit looks like low-hanging fruit, but there might be a worm in the apple. Experts share lower-risk ways for AEC firms to file.
Projects certified under LBC will be able to get full LEED credit in energy and water categories without added documentation.
If PV were installed only in developed locations throughout California, the state could meets its energy needs three to five times over.
In NYC and beyond, old regulations for elevator shafts waste energy —to the tune of millions of dollars every year. Urban Green Council offers solutions.
While roofs with solar panels are a plus, researchers suggest white roofs in Canada do more harm than good because of steep heating penalties.
Product News & Reviews
An EPD for polyisocyanurate insulation shows large embodied impacts while suggesting R-value cancels some of them out.
A new energy-efficient fan from Aeratron offers performance and looks at a reasonable cost.
While “blood diamonds” get attention, mining of metals like tin and tungsten helps finance civil wars. Here’s a look at the movement to change that.