Clarity3 by Taco Comfort Solutions is a simple, turnkey building automation system (BAS) designed entirely by experts who install and use these systems.
Companies that invest in environmentally sound buildings not only save money but incentivize better productivity from their workers.
Demand for mineral wool insulation in the commercial market is forecast to grow
Schneider Electric created EcoStruxure several years ago and has begun to quantify its impact—an integrated, cloud-based, IoT-system that connects all aspects of a building, from the shop floor to the top floor to tailor the use of energy. Since its...
Former EPA chief Gina McCarthy launches Center for Climate, Health and the Global Environment at Harvard
Recognizing the serious threat climate change poses to public health
From 3D-printed buildings to hemp-paneled homes, a hi-tech green building revolution is under way across the globe
The United Kingdom-based Building Research Establishment (BRE) has joined forces with architecture, engineering and design firm HOK
The Canada Green Building Council announced that an Ottawa office building has been awarded Canada’s first zero carbon building certification for performance
Companies are setting increasingly ambitious goals in their environmental efforts
For centuries, cities have inspired architects and planners, dreamers and poets, the rich and the poor, and today they are enjoying a resurgence that beckons youth, the middle class and retirees alike to their culture.
Even young people can profit with sustainability.
Xylem, a leading global water technology company, recently published its 2017 Sustainability Report: “The Opportunity of a Lifetime,” which outlines its commitment to partnering with customers and communities to pioneer new approaches to help solve the major water challenges of...
Clichy-Batignolles is referred to in its brochure as a “a model for sustainable urban development.”
The Newman Garrison & Partners architecture firm in Los Angeles has unveiled New Block.
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?...
The premise is that commercial buildings should promote health, be cozy, convenient and support human productivity.
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.
Carbon neutral efforts included installing a 1 MW solar array atop its carpet tile manufacturing facility in Cartersville, Georgia, in 2013.