Steel and mining giant ArcelorMittal has unveiled its Steligence approach, designed to reduce the costs and environmental impact of building construction. The approach is aimed at creating a more sustainable life-cycle for buildings and involves taking a more 'holistic' view...
The Newman Garrison & Partners architecture firm in Los Angeles has unveiled New Block.
Moroccan officials believe that environmental sustainability can be goal if it hosts 2026 World Cup.
Clichy-Batignolles is referred to in its brochure as a “a model for sustainable urban development.”
A common assumption is that sustainable technology is much more costly than standard ways of building, but developers are showing that does not have to be the case. The cost of sustainable technology has actually decreased in recent years, according to a story from Deseret News.
Most people cringe when they think about yet more monitoring occurring in the office environment, but what if the related electronics were designed to make the workspace more comfortable, be kinder to the environment and save money for the firm?...
According to Inhabitat, Henning Larsen Architects and MSR Design unveiled their competition-winning designs for Minneapolis’ new Public Service Building — a municipal building that will integrate the Scandinavian ethos with sustainable design. Located across from Minneapolis City Hall, the multi-purpose...
According to a press release, Avitru, the developer of AIA MasterSpec, announced a partnership with UL, the developer of UL SPOT, to collaborate and develop a sustainable product database that will enable MasterSpec users to access product sustainability data from...
The premise is that commercial buildings should promote health, be cozy, convenient and support human productivity.
A top-to-bottom renovation turned an abandoned, nearly 90-year-old facility into a showcase for responsible, collaborative green building. I
To sustain the strong pipeline of work, industry leaders must think about the process and product innovations that can help complete projects on-time.
Manufacturers have been working to reduce their carbon footprint for years, with little success.
LEED for Cities provides cities with a framework for measuring and managing the performance of water consumption, energy use, human experience, waste and transportation.
Given the unique lay of the land, architectural design and construction team navigated a range of design considerations.
Carbon neutral efforts included installing a 1 MW solar array atop its carpet tile manufacturing facility in Cartersville, Georgia, in 2013.
Many companies and private residents are looking for more durable, storm-ready construction.
The online tool helps building professionals find energy-efficient housing products that are healthy and made locally.
Energy-efficiency employment in the United States topped 6.5 million in 2017, according to recent research. That’s an increase of about 2 percent, or 133,000 jobs, and the jump represented nearly 7 percent of all new jobs added across the country...
The University of Louisville continues to research ways, components to make better biocoal.
Cintas also plans to incorporate its zero-waste-to-landfill program at its rental laundry plants and rental locations to further limit the amount of waste produced.