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  • Architects' Perception of Daylighting in Commercial Building Design

    From the Archive presents articles from the past 25 years, with new commentary from members of the lighting community.

  • Smart Buildings, Smart Grid

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  • WattStopper Contributes to UC Davis Energy Efficiency Chair

    Wattstopper has made a $10,000 contribution to the University of California at Davis to aid the University in completing its $1 million goal of endowing the Arthur H. Rosenfeld Chair in Energy Efficiency, established in March 2010. The endowment, which has received support from several industry...

  • Hot-Water Circulation Systems

    On-demand systems install quickly and can save both water and energy.

  • Recycled-Content Tile From Fireclay Tile

    Fireclay Tile. Debris Series ceramic tile is made from local factory dust and California clay, giving it a recycled content of more than 60%, says the firm. The series includes 112 glaze colors and comes in sizes from 1 inch by 2 inches to 12 inches square. 408.275.1182. www.fireclaytile.com.

  • Hancock Mixed-Use Housing

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  • New Fund Spurs Supportive Housing

    THE FIRST DEVELOPMENT to receive a loan under Los Angeles’ Supportive Housing Loan Fund recently broke ground.

  • Q & A with Cynthia A. Parker, president and CEO of BRIDGE Housing

    CYNTHIA A. PARKER is president and CEO of BRIDGE Housing, one of California's leading affordable housing developers.

  • Instrument of Hope

    LOS ANGELES—When her colleagues describe Alice Carr, what emerges is a perfect balance between heart and mind.

  • Hancock Lofts

    Koning Eizenberg's Hancock Lofts addresses L.A.'s biggest barrier to greater density, parking, by including it in the building design.