09 Dec

LEED v4 Announced


The fourth version of LEED formally launched this month, with a goal of pushing the building …

12 Aug

Energy Efficiency: Is It The Real Deal?


According to the Energy Information Administration (EIA), peak electric loads in the U.S. are 20,800 …

23 Jul

In Focus: Green Modular Buildings


Modular buildings are gaining more importance every day because of their various benefits. Cost efficient, …

28 Mar

LEED Passes 12K Certified Commercial Buildings


The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) is celebrating the certification of the 12,000th commercial project under …

20 Oct

USGBC Sued Over LEED Program

Energy Boom

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has been sued over its highly popular LEED building …