Category: Green Building

Green buildings are not only energy efficient, they’re constructed and operated sustainably.

Wrap Up: Paul Hawken’s “Drawdown” Keynote at Greenbuild

At Greenbuild, Natural Capitalism co-author Paul Hawken unveiled a new project and interviewed climate allies Tom Steyer and Maryland governor Martin O’Malley.

USGBC’s LEED DR Credit Encourages Peak Load Reduction

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LEED v.4 will include a “Demand Response” credit. A better name would underscore important contributions by building owners who reshape their peak loads every day. Continue reading

Greenbuild Exhibitors Are Pulling the Plug To Demonstrate Net Zero Energy

In the Net Zero Zone at Greenbuild 2014, exhibitors will demonstrate a solar-powered microgrid by disconnecting from the energy utility.

Greenbuild 2014 Agenda – Editor’s Picks

Denis Du Bois tore open the Greenbuild 2014 agenda like a kid in a candy store. Here are his suggested education sessions and events. What’s on your schedule?