Category: Green Building

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

Is Being Carbon Neutral Possible Today?

It is possible to achieve a carbon neutral world…but it’s up to technology developers to get us there.

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

Greenbuild slides

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.