For GBA subsribers: My latest blog takes a fresh look at different approaches to residential ventilation.

For GBA subsribers: My latest blog takes a fresh look at different approaches to residential ventilation.

greenbuildingadvisor.com 18 Nov '17, 11am

Building codes aren’t so vague, however. According to the 2012 and 2015 versions of the International Residential Code (IRC International Residential Code. The one- and two-family dwelling model building code copyrighted by the International Code Council. The IRC is meant to be a stand-alone code compatible with the three national building codes—the Building Officials and Code Administrators (BOCA) National code, the Southern Building Code Congress International (SBCCI) code and the International Conference of Building Officials (ICBO) code. ), any new home with a blower-door test Test used to determine a home’s airtightness: a powerful fa...

Net-zero Arc House shows how arches make tiny spaces feel bigger

inhabitat.com 18 Nov '17, 6pm

An off-grid, solar-powered home with superior insulation and energy storage capability, the Arc House comes with a fully-functional kitchen a...

Entire @USGBC staff joined together in volunteering for #GreenAppleDay of Service projects in D.C.!

usgbc.org 17 Nov '17, 6pm

This fall, USGBC staff joined the movement of parents, teachers and organizations working to make our schools greener through Green Apple Day...

Just announced: 2018 cohort of our Future Leaders programme

ukgbc.org 16 Nov '17, 12pm
Just announced: 2018 cohort of our Future Leaders programme

Now in its fifth year, the 9-month programme brings together high-potential professionals from across the built environment industry to take ...

Paris is Getting a Vertical Forest Tower

jetsongreen.com 18 Nov '17, 2am
Paris is Getting a Vertical Forest Tower

Towers covered with greenery are not a new idea and the first ones are already getting built around the globe in an effort to fight the alarm...

What role have buildings played at #COP23

worldgbc.org 16 Nov '17, 8am

The World Green Building Council joined business leaders and policy makers at the COP23 clima...

After the CA wildfires, how can we rebuild homes? Build It Green's perspective:

builditgreen.org 16 Nov '17, 4pm
After the CA wildfires, how can we rebuild homes? Build It Green's perspective:

One month after wildfires tore through the North Bay in Napa and Sonoma, we are still grappli...

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