A Challenge to the Building Community
Instead of a world that is merely a less-bad version of the one we currently have,...
Choosing a Whole-House Ventilation Strategy
An update on current standards and how to meet them
Number of LEED Homes Has Doubled in Three Years
California has the most LEED-certified homes, followed by New York and Texas.
Dallas Implements Green Building Code
Starting October 1, new homes in Dallas, Texas must be “certifiable” under LEED guidelines or meet equivalent city standards.
JLC Report: Passive House Seeks Broader Appeal
Passive House seeks broader appeal; proposed code changes stir controversy in North Carolina; more
Lawsuit Claims LEED Certification Is False and Misleading
Class action suit holds that the "green" project rating system is just a marketing gimmick that harms the interests of non-LEED building performance experts.
Maine Gets Its First Statewide Code
It’s long been known that sunlight reflected from low-E windows can melt vinyl siding, but the management of a “green” Las Vegas hotel is confronted by a similar problem on a vastly larger scale.