26 Jun '13, 10am

AIA Recognizes Top 10 Green Buildings

According to its designers, the modeled energy use for the house is 7,123 kWh of electricity per year, less than half of the average energy use of homes in the region. It uses no fossil fuels and has a HERS Index or scoring system for energy efficiency established by the Residential Energy Services Network (RESNET) that compares a given home to a Home Energy Rating System (HERS) Reference Home based on the 2006 International Energy Conservation Code. A home matching the reference home has a HERS Index of 100. The lower a home’s HERS Index, the more energy efficient it is. A typical existing home has a HERS Index of 130; a net zero energy home has a HERS Index of 0. Older versions of the HERS index were based on a scale that was largely just the opposite in structure--a HERS rating of 100 represented a net zero energy home, while the reference home had a score of 80. There ...

Full article: http://www.greenbuildingadvisor.com/blogs/dept/green-buil...

Tweets

Top 10 luxury London freebies

aluxurytravelblog.com 26 Jun '13, 9pm

Finding luxury without paying full whack is a bit of an art in an expensive city like London. This list should help, wheth...

Top 10 Singapore Landmarks - @TripAdvisor Trave...

superadrianme.com 25 Jun '13, 10am

In the recent TripAdvisor Travellers Choice Awards, a number of Singapore attractions made the cut including Singapore Bot...

Virginia is the Top Seed in #Green #Building @USGBC #construction

Virginia is the Top Seed in #Green #Building @U...

usgbc.org 21 Jun '13, 8pm

With March Madness kicking off tomorrow, I thought it would be fitting to recognize one of the top seeds in green building...

Nike LeBron 10 Low - Red Plum - Electric Green

Nike LeBron 10 Low - Red Plum - Electric Green

sneakernews.com 25 Jun '13, 3pm

got a lot more interesting in the past month or so. All of a sudden there are a ton of coveted colorways on the horizon, i...

AdWords Top Movers Report: What It Is & What It Should Be

AdWords Top Movers Report: What It Is & What It...

searchenginewatch.com 26 Jun '13, 12pm

Each morning, millions of people log into their AdWords and Bing Ads accounts to see how their performance was on the prev...

Ant Wilson of @AECOM talks about optimising the operational performance of buildings in this new blog:

Ant Wilson of @AECOM talks about optimising the...

ukgbc.org 25 Jun '13, 1pm

With energy bills now a major factor in the outgoings of most businesses, optimising the operational performance of buildi...

The Van Cynical Column: The top 10 players who haven't won an Open...yet: Now that Justin Rose is off the boar...

The Van Cynical Column: The top 10 players who ...

golf.com 25 Jun '13, 2pm

Thank you, Queen, for summarizing what’s new in the Best Player Who Hasn’t Won a Major Yet category. Adam Scott got his Ma...

Missed our Cool Roofs painting day? Then join t...

gbapgh.org 25 Jun '13, 6pm

REAM 321 Merrimac Street Pittsburgh PA 15211 June 29, 2013 8:30 am - 11:30 am Volunteer for the day with GBA's Emerging Pr...

The Champ Is Here: LeBron James' Top 10 Nike Sneaker Moments #Featured

The Champ Is Here: LeBron James' Top 10 Nike Sn...

kicksonfire.com 24 Jun '13, 10am

LeBron James won’t be going fishing for the second year in a row as he led the Miami Heat to its second straight champions...

Top 10 shameful SEO mistakes | Wordtracker:

wordtracker.com 22 Jun '13, 3am

Top 10 shameful SEO mistakes Posted by Zoe-Lee Skelton on 18 June 2013 Do you remember the house that Jack built? No, I ca...

10 Pinterest Boards every green builder should follow:

10 Pinterest Boards every green builder should ...

usgbc.org 20 Jun '13, 8pm

There's a reason Pinterest is the fastest growing social media platform of all time, and the third most popular overall af...

Top 10 Nike Air Foamposite Moments Of The 2012-13 NBA Season #Featured

Top 10 Nike Air Foamposite Moments Of The 2012-...

kicksonfire.com 25 Jun '13, 11am

If you’ve been in the sneaker game for a long time or just got in when you saw Wale’s Instagram feed, you probably know th...

Check out the new #ecobuild blog post! Janet Beckett discusses the green deal

Check out the new #ecobuild blog post! Janet Be...

ecobuild.co.uk 25 Jun '13, 9am

Time is already running out for the Government’s much lauded and self-applauded Green Deal. The thousands of reported asse...

Kicks: Top 10 Best Summer Sneakers For The Fellas - #IFWT

Kicks: Top 10 Best Summer Sneakers For The Fell...

inflexwetrust.com 22 Jun '13, 10pm

Yesterday (June 21st) marked the official start to the Summer season, so it’s only fitting I put a list together of my Top...

Top 10 shameful SEO mistakes

wordtracker.com 20 Jun '13, 5am

Top 10 shameful SEO mistakes Posted by Zoe-Lee Skelton on 18 June 2013 Do you remember the house that Jack built? No, I ca...