Sustainability

The Greenest House of Them All, According to the Living Building Challenge
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The Greenest House of Them All, According to the Living Building Challenge

The Desert Rain House is the first residential project to receive the... More

This Week in Tech: Microsoft Data Centers Chill Underwater
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This Week in Tech: Microsoft Data Centers Chill Underwater

Plus, Tesla announces plans for more Gigafactories, Toyota takes steps towards... More

Redefining Sustainable Design: AIA COTE Overhauls Its Top Ten Awards Criteria
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Redefining Sustainable Design: AIA COTE Overhauls Its Top Ten Awards Criteria

With the increasingly higher performance expectations for buildings, the AIA... More

Finding Hope After the Death of Sustainability
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Finding Hope After the Death of Sustainability

While architects debate on a more meaningful way to carry out net-zero design, the... More

Raising the Roof
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Raising the Roof

Tesla unveils Powerwall 2 energy storage, and a solar-integrated series of roofing... More

A Reality Check from the AIA 2030 Commitment 2015 Progress Report
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A Reality Check from the AIA 2030 Commitment 2015 Progress Report

The annual assessment finds that the building industry is not on track to meet the... More

EPA Fines Four Companies $350K for Lead-Paint Violations
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EPA Fines Four Companies $350K for Lead-Paint Violations

Three businesses in New Hampshire and one in California cited for compliance failures More

LEED Generator
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LEED Generator

A tornado of energy, focus, and contagious spirit, Rick Fedrizzi is honored as the... More

USGBC CEO Rick Fedrizzi to Head the International Well Building Institute
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USGBC CEO Rick Fedrizzi to Head the International Well Building Institute

The co-founder of the global green-building group will become chairman and CEO of... More

KB Home ProjeKt Showcases the Marriage of Design and Sustainability
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KB Home ProjeKt Showcases the Marriage of Design and Sustainability

Design professionals collaborate on ProjeKt to make sustainable design better. More

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