27 Jun '14, 7am

Green Materials Report: Wheatboard #greenbuilding

Green Materials Report: Wheatboard #greenbuilding

series. GBE is providing information on various building materials and what makes them green. Each post focuses on one material. We will be looking at the ingredients in the material, how it is used, what makes it green, and any green product certifications that it has earned. We hope to develop a database of information to help consumers make informed choices about what goes in their buildings. Enjoy the series!

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DOE Finalizes Furnace Fan Energy Efficiency Standards #greenbuilding

DOE Finalizes Furnace Fan Energy Efficiency Sta...

greenbuildingelements.com 26 Jun '14, 3am

could reduce the device’s energy use by 46 percent, DOE said. It would also save US consumers about $9 billion and reduce ...

How Green Is Renewable Energy? #greenbuilding

How Green Is Renewable Energy? #greenbuilding

greenbuildingelements.com 01 Jul '14, 7am

Dawn has over 15 years experience in the construction industry. She has been a LEED AP since 2006, and is also a Green Bui...

Green Materials Report: Ceramic Tile #greenbuilding

Green Materials Report: Ceramic Tile #greenbuil...

greenbuildingelements.com 03 Jul '14, 7am

series. GBE is providing information on various building materials and what makes them green. Each post focuses on one mat...

Many Doctors Unaware of Effects of Buildings on Health

Many Doctors Unaware of Effects of Buildings on...

greenbuildingelements.com 01 Jul '14, 3am

The report, “The Drive Toward Healthier Buildings: The Market Drivers and Impact of Building Design on Occupant Health, We...

Green Materials Report: IceStone Countertops

Green Materials Report: IceStone Countertops

greenbuildingelements.com 20 Jun '14, 12pm

series. GBE is providing information on various building materials and what makes them green. Each post focuses on one mat...

Report Shows Growth In Demand For Green Homes

Report Shows Growth In Demand For Green Homes

greenbuildingelements.com 22 Jun '14, 10pm

“Our homes are more than just spaces that provide shelter,” said Rick Fedrizzi, president, CEO and founding chair, USGBC. ...

EcoFriendlyBuilder Mexico’s Largest Rooftop Solar Array Features SolarWorld Solar Panels... #Energy #InspiringPics

EcoFriendlyBuilder Mexico’s Largest Rooftop Sol...

greenbuildingelements.com 25 Jun '14, 4am

Developed and installed by 3Tek Solar, a solar integrator based in Tijuana, the system is composed of 4,284 high-performan...

Solar History: The Koch Brothers Weren’t the First to Try Stopping Solar #greenbuilding

Solar History: The Koch Brothers Weren’t the Fi...

greenbuildingelements.com 30 Jun '14, 4am

The specter of solar units proliferating worried all who made their money selling water distilled by fossil fuels. They de...

Houses Passes Two Energy Efficiency Bills

Houses Passes Two Energy Efficiency Bills

greenbuildingelements.com 24 Jun '14, 11pm

This bill directs the US DOE to research the effect of thermal insulation on energy and water usage, so the government can...

San Diego Airport Receives LEED® Platinum Certification #greenbuilding

San Diego Airport Receives LEED® Platinum Certi...

greenbuildingelements.com 30 Jun '14, 3am

NORESCO’s Sustainability Services group guided a Green Build terminal expansion at SDIA (San Diego International Airport),...

Bio-Tower Made of Bricks Grown from Corn #greenbuilding

Bio-Tower Made of Bricks Grown from Corn #green...

greenbuildingelements.com 02 Jul '14, 7am

: New York studio The Living has completed this year’s MoMA PS1 gallery pavilion – a cluster of circular bio-towers built ...

Solar Power Gardens Allow Those Without Roof Access to Go Solar

Solar Power Gardens Allow Those Without Roof Ac...

greenbuildingelements.com 24 Jun '14, 3am

Massachusetts passed its law enabling community renewable energy projects in 2008 and saw at least one town solar power ga...

Ocean Wave Energy Provides Continuous Renewable Power

Ocean Wave Energy Provides Continuous Renewable...

greenbuildingelements.com 23 Jun '14, 12pm

The use of water power dates back thousands of years to the water wheels of Ancient Greece, which used the energy in falli...

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greenbuildingelements.com 04 Jul '14, 5am

Motion-sensing lights are activated only when people are in the room, as people tend to leave lights on when they aren’t u...

Concrete Dome Update: Monolithic Domes

Concrete Dome Update: Monolithic Domes

greenbuildingelements.com 23 Jun '14, 12am

Beginning in 1970, Monolithic Domes have been built and are in use in virtually every American state and in Canada, Mexico...