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Vertical forests may help solve climate change and housing shortages

Air pollution is the single biggest environmental health risk the world faces today, with outdoor pollution linked to 3 million deaths every year. It’s...

Turning homes into power stations could cut household fuel bills by more than 60%

Over 6 months of operation the Active Classroom has generated more energy than it has consumed. Today's report looks at applying this concept to...

Better home batteries are changing the sustainable energy game

According to a report from the Energy Storage Association, the first quarter of 2017 was the biggest quarter yet for the U.S. energy storage...

ASID headquarters is first space in the world to earn both LEED and WELL...

The American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) headquarters office is the first space in the world to achieve Platinum Level Certification for both the...

Demand for walkability is changing the way communities are designed

The growing trend toward walkability is being driven across generational lines, and it’s impacting the kinds of features developers include in new communities and...

Tall Timber Construction Code is Still Thinking Small

With improved fire safety and proven superior energy performance, tall timber is growing in popularity, but can construction codes keep up? Mass timber has been...

How Architects are Helping Bring More Green Space to Cities

The worldwide movement to create urban spaces that are environmentally responsible and sustainable is reaching new heights. Architects, engineers, designers, and construction professionals have...

Going green: What’s in it for sports venue owners?

According to the U.S. Green Building Council, there are at least 30 LEED-certified sports venues in use or underway in the U.S., and the...

Innovation with a green focus

Valspar believes in protecting the environment, safeguarding human health, and giving back to the community. Their goal is to improve continuously in each of these...

Net Zero Energy rebranded as ‘Zero Energy’

The International Living Future Institute recently rebranded its Net Zero Energy program as “Zero Energy Building Certification.” The Institute wants to position the certification as...