29 Sep '13, 4pm

That personal touch to your home.

That personal touch to your home.

Eco-friendly garage doors are often made from recycled or recyclable materials, which are resistant to weather damage and aging. In addition, the goal of a ‘green’ garage door is to help insulate your home. As you may already know, the garage door is likely to be the largest opening to your house and, if not properly insulated, can lead to increased energy use.

Full article: http://greenbuildingelements.com/2011/03/13/what-are-eco-...

Tweets

Algae Farm-In-A-Balloon Could Silence The Algae Biofuel Boo-Birds

Algae Farm-In-A-Balloon Could Silence The Algae...

greenbuildingelements.com 30 Sep '13, 3am

is a writer, producer, and director. Meyers is editor and site director of Green Building Elements, a contributor to Clean...

Omega Center Conference to Feature Bill Clinton, David Orr:

Omega Center Conference to Feature Bill Clinton...

greenbuildingelements.com 28 Sep '13, 8pm

The Omega Center for Sustainable Living exists to educate designers, architects, and young people about design and constru...

How rooftop solar panels are disrupting centralized power distributors: #bmgen

How rooftop solar panels are disrupting central...

greenbuildingelements.com 30 Sep '13, 7pm

Rooftop solar systems generate no noise, no pollutants, and they cost less (over the life of the system) than average reta...

Case Study: Eagleyew – A High Efficiency Natural Building on Vancouver Island, B.C., Canada #greenbuilding

Case Study: Eagleyew – A High Efficiency Natura...

greenbuildingelements.com 01 Oct '13, 1am

Eagleyew boasts 12-inch thick woodchip clay infill walls, a great buffer against outdoor EMRs. This particular mix, of cla...

Wagon-wheel Rotelle Shape Make Better LEDs

Wagon-wheel Rotelle Shape Make Better LEDs

greenbuildingelements.com 30 Sep '13, 8pm

Images of molecules for light-emitting diodes on the left are compared with similar shaped pasta on the right. The upper l...

Massachusetts Signs Largest New England Renewable Energy Procurement

Massachusetts Signs Largest New England Renewab...

greenbuildingelements.com 27 Sep '13, 2pm

is a writer, producer, and director. Meyers is editor and site director of Green Building Elements, a contributor to Clean...

Sustainable Livestock Production is Possible

Sustainable Livestock Production is Possible

greenbuildingelements.com 26 Sep '13, 1pm

Consumers are increasingly demanding higher standards for how their meat is sourced, with animal welfare and the impact on...

Solectria Renewables Will Provide North America's Largest Airport Solar Farm

Solectria Renewables Will Provide North America...

greenbuildingelements.com 27 Sep '13, 3pm

All partners involved in this solar farm project are committed to increasing the city’s sustainability while helping to gr...

China's Synthetic Gas Plants Would be Greenhouse Giants

China's Synthetic Gas Plants Would be Greenhous...

greenbuildingelements.com 26 Sep '13, 2pm

Huge scale of gas-from-coal plants ‘an environmental disaster in the making DURHAM, N.C. — Coal-powered synthetic natural ...

GREENBUILD 2013 International Conference & Expo

greenbuildingelements.com 25 Sep '13, 7pm

The green building movement is a global movement. The good we are working for is universal; our actions are local and regi...

NREL Calculates Emissions and Costs of Power Pl...

greenbuildingelements.com 25 Sep '13, 2pm

New research from the Energy Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) quantifies the potential impacts of ...

A Way To Reduce The Cost Of Solar Group Purchases

A Way To Reduce The Cost Of Solar Group Purchases

greenbuildingelements.com 02 Oct '13, 2pm

One approach to lowering contractor fees, is to make contractors compete with each other. If you are only one resident, an...

The Secret to Controlling Heat and Sunlight in Your Commercial Building #greenbuilding

The Secret to Controlling Heat and Sunlight in ...

greenbuildingelements.com 23 Sep '13, 8pm

Windows in a commercial building rank high on the value scale when it comes to both fiscal and aesthetic matters, like con...

DIY Wonderland #greenbuilding

DIY Wonderland #greenbuilding

greenbuildingelements.com 23 Sep '13, 10pm

is a writer, producer, and director. Meyers is editor and site director of Green Building Elements, a contributor to Clean...

Biochar Quiets Microbes & Some Plant Pathogens #greenbuilding

Biochar Quiets Microbes & Some Plant Pathogens ...

greenbuildingelements.com 01 Oct '13, 3pm

The study is the latest from Rice’s interdisciplinary Biochar Research Group, which formed in the wake of Hurricane Ike in...