July 06, 2020

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The $300 House: A Hands-On Lab for Reverse Innovation?

The latest Harvard Business Review contains ideas from Eric Schmidt, Laura Tyson, Klaus Schwab, but most interesting was Vijay Govindarajan's idea for a...

In Green Building, You Can't Separate Energy and Health

Building envelope expert Joe Lstiburek complains LEED wants buildings to be too ventilated. Why? "Because of activists ... say everything in a building...

Green roofs sprouting in Rocky Mountains

On a small farm in Montana, Nate Lengacher harvested thousands of sedums: low-maintenance plants with a key place in the small but growing...

GreenBuild 2010: Companies Turn to Fuel Cell Power, Release Product Life Cycle Data

Heading into the second day of GreenBuild, there's no shortage to the announcements of companies taking part in the building industry's largest green...

Wal-Mart Canada Opens its First Sustainable Distribution Center

Wal-Mart Canada opened its first sustainable fresh food distribution center that will be an estimated 60% more energy-efficient than traditional refrigerated centers.

US Adopts 30% Energy-Efficiency Savings for Buildings

More than 500 U.S. state and local code officials voted to adopt new building codes that will achieve 30 percent in energy savings,...

USGBC Sued Over LEED Program

The owner of Gifford Fuel Savings, Henry Gifford, has sued the USGBC for US$100 million.

Belles Townhomes: SF's First LEED Platinum Multi-Family Housing

The Belles Townhomes are San Francisco's first LEED Platinum-certified multi-family housing units, and they are the only newly constructed residential buildings...

Build S.A. Green certifies its 500th home

San Antonio, home to this year's SRI in the Rockies Conference, certified its 500th home this month, a milestone that took years to...

First Wind-Powered Parking Garage Opens In Chicago

The "Windy City" lives up to its name as Chicago's newest parking garage becomes the first to generate it's own energy with spinning...



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