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Today’s household cleaners contain many known harmful chemicals. Low exposure to these chemicals in properly ventilated spaces should be relative...Read More
California’s solar power has been booming in recent years. In 2010, only 0.5% of electricity in California was produced by solar power. In 2016, ...Read More
Does anyone have any practical experience with linoleum, such as Marmoleum, in a bathroom? The general contractor with whom I spoke advised agains...Read More
Howdy, everyone, I am new to this site and new in the green building industry, Recently my team got a project in Dubai and the construction is go...Read More
All 2,200 buses of the second largest transit agency in the United States will run on battery electric power. L.A.'s transit agency announced ...Read More
Designed by the architect Santiago Calatrava, the Museum of Tomorrow is located in the Pier de Mauá, the port area of the city of Rio de Janeiro. ...Read More
According to Wikipedia, the definition of a passive house is “is a rigorous, voluntary standard for energy efficiency in a building, reducing its...Read More
Wyoming produces the most coal in the US, and is home of Carbon County that is named and known for its considerable coal deposits. However, recentl...Read More
According to the Boston Globe, global wind developer DONG Energy is proposing the largest offshore wind farm in America, south of Martha's Vin...Read More
Brooklyn is known the world over for things small-batch and local, like designer clogs, craft bourbon, and artisanal sauerkraut. Now, it is trying ...Read More
"Energy efficiency is a way of managing and restraining the growth in energy consumption. Something is more energy efficient if it delivers mo...Read More
Can better thinking and better health be found in green-certified buildings? New research says yes. Both indoors and out, the built environment pla...Read More
There is a direct correlation between climate change and buildings, according to the World Green Building Council (WGBC) CEO Terri Willis. With the...Read More
Green Tips For Composting At Home: If you’re thinking about taking up more green living practices, composting can be a great place to start. W...Read More
Although long popular, Energy Star has recently become a top symbol for energy conservation and going green, helping save families and businesses $...Read More
If you are looking to ‘Go Solar’ there are many great options available, but one option worth looking into is Community Solar. The term Communi...Read More
As a commercial building owner, you can achieve significant short and long term savings by installing solar power. The benefits of solar include op...Read More
Green Business Certification Inc. (GCBI) recently introduced its new brand identity for its zero waste rating system known as TRUE (Total Resource ...Read More
Featured Articles

"High performance homes" is a term that’s bandied around a lot. We’ve found that many people don’t really understand exactly what it means or the benefits of owning a high performance home un

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We've been hearing and reading excitedly recently that communities are committing to running 100% on renwable energy... First there were 5, and then the number rose to 23 and counting!  Cities are

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In 2007, the small town of Greensburg, Kansas was hit by a devastating tornado, which destroyed most of the town and seriously damaged the rest of it. Desperately in need of reconstruction, the Gre

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Harvard University, Snøhetta, and Skanska Technology have collaborated to retrofit an 80-year old timber-framed former house in Cambridge, Massachusetts, a project they call HouseZero.  Purchased

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Some clear reasons to build green include the environmental benefits as well as the lower energy costs of green buildings. However, a third main reason that may not be as obvious involves the healt

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In 2016, atmospheric carbon dioxide levels exceeded 400 parts-per-million for the first time and are predicted to stay above that threshold, perhaps for the rest of our lifetime. To no surprise, 20

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The University of Texas at Austin and the United States Green Building Council conducted a new study that suggests new homes in Texas that are built to meet green building standards such as LEED (L

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As part of a vision for a greener future in transportation, Boston has recently developed a plan that will reshape the city’s fabric over the next several decades. Officially known as The Go Bost

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Looking to create a quieter and more comfortable home? Soundproofing may be just what you need.  In soundproofing your space, the aim is to reduce sound vibrations and reflections around a room, p

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New means of building development are being sought to reach the highest possible level of performance with reduction of the consumption and waste generated. One goal is to create buildings that sup

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This article was posted on the Department of Energy website. For information about the auction of these sustainable dog homes please check out the facebook page.

Every dog has its day and in De

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Winter is Coming!
Things to do to your house in the fall to get ready for winter.

This past weekend, I helped my friend winterize her house. I know, we’re not there yet – it’s only fall

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