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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
<p>According to Wikipedia, the definition of a passive house is &ldquo;is a rigorous, voluntary standard for energy efficiency in a build...Read More
<p>The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) International Award is one of the most rigorously judged architecture awards in the world...Read More
<p>Did you know that the&nbsp;Appraisal Institute published and offers a&nbsp;<a href="https://www.appraisalinstitute.org/ass...Read More
<p>I used to love reading dystopian fiction, particularly when the fall of humanity could be attributed mostly to climate change or a weather...Read More
<p style="margin-left:0in; margin-right:0in">The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)&nbsp;announced November 13th at Greenbuild...Read More
<p>Once you get back from Greenbuild,&nbsp;you&#39;ll probably want to become a LEED Green Associate. We&#39;ve got you covered w...Read More
<p>In 1925, Henry Beston wrote&nbsp;<em>The Outermost House</em>, in which he chronicled a year spent alone on a Cape Cod bea...Read More
<p>Should a building product manufacturer develop a Health Product Declaration (HPD) or a Declare Label? Both product disclosures are excelle...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
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
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
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
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
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Students spend the majority of their day at school during their most crucial development years. In this time schools must be a creative thinking space, source inspiration and develop responsibility. H

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Research shows that U.S. carbon dioxide emissions rose an estimated 3.4% in 2018. This is an unfortunate and significant increase compared to prior years, and scientists say it is the opposite directi

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Years ago, a New Deal was developed during the Roosevelt administration. The deal was made up of social and economic reforms as well as public works projects. The deal provided economic recovery and r

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The 2018 International Green Construction Code, or IGCC is developed jointly by International Code Council (ICC), U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), The American Institute of Architects (AIA), and t

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What’s next in the evolution of smart buildings? Everything is pointing toward big data and making greener decisions based on energy analytics.  These smart buildings feature the latest technolo

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Boston sustainable citiesBoston is among the top sustainable cities in the world. [Photo: Pixabay]


By Lauren Bell.

Explore the 7 most sustainable cities across the globe.

By the year 2050, current projections revea


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Introduction

The term Urban Heat Island (UHI) refers to an urban area, which experiences significantly higher ambient temperatures when compared to a nearby rural or sub urban area. It is a result

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Buildings are a complex system divided in many indoor environments, which can cause a positive or negative impact on occupants’ health. People usually spend the most of their time indoors at work or

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What is LCA:

Life-cycle assessment (LCA, also known as life-cycle analysis, or cradle-to-grave analysis) is a technique to assess environmental impacts associated with all the stages of a pr

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Property Assessed Clean Energy, or PACE, financing was created as a means to finance energy upgrades/installations for commercial and residential properties to make them more energy efficient. The ter

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Living in in an older home in Massachusetts, I know how important it is to make sure your heating system is ready for winter. Nothing is worse than having your system break down in the middle of wi

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     A study released in November of 2017 produced by the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) the Clean Air Task Force (CATF) and the National Medical Association

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