27 Jan '14, 1pm

What are the main considerations when restoring a 150-year-old building? Make it #LEED Gold of course:

What are the main considerations when restoring a 150-year-old building? Make it #LEED Gold of course:

One of the most challenging portions of the renovation was preserving an iconic mural by Gustav Fuchs in the public space of the west wing. The mural had to be separately conditioned and protected during construction. Photos: Core Construction Services of Illinois A Capitol for the 21st Century The west wing of the Illinois State Capitol building goes through a major, sustainable renovation

Full article: http://gbdmagazine.com/2013/25-illinois-state-capitol/

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Growing Up With Vertical Gardens

Growing Up With Vertical Gardens

greenbuildingelements.com 27 Jan '14, 3am

The following is a short photo summary of a new trendy way to be green in tight urban situations. It is growing gardens in...

#LEED v4 projects will be the first to experience our new LEED Online platform. Find out more:

#LEED v4 projects will be the first to experien...

usgbc.org 27 Jan '14, 7pm

We’ve come a long way since the days of submitting for certification using 3-ring binders. LEED v4 projects will be the fi...

For immediate release: The Canada Green Buildin...

cagbc.org 29 Jan '14, 3pm

Home/Accueil About CaGBC Updates and Events The Canada Green Building Council is taking green building to the next level w...

Wind For Prosperity Is No Charity Or PR Campaign — This Is About Business (Exclusive Videos)

Wind For Prosperity Is No Charity Or PR Campaig...

greenbuildingelements.com 27 Jan '14, 2am

Thanks to Zachary Shahan at CleanTechnica for providing this story. Wind For Prosperity Is No Charity Or PR Campaign — Thi...

Building Sinatra with Lotus

rubyflow.com 28 Jan '14, 1pm

Posted by jodosha on January 28, 2014 — 0 comments The beauty of Lotus is the composition of its frameworks. Each of them ...

environmental regulations

businessgreen.com 27 Jan '14, 10am

The Green Building Council (GBC) has launched a blistering attack on prime minister David Cameron over his commitment toda...

LOTD: Make Up Store Essentials

LOTD: Make Up Store Essentials

retailtherapy.onsugar.com 26 Jan '14, 1am

I attended a recent Make Up Store presentation lately, and in addition to learning about their new SS releases, I also got...

A Soccer Stadium for World Cup 2014 is the Firs...

greensource.construction.com 27 Jan '14, 12pm

This summer, Brazil will be hosting the FIFA World Cup for the first time since 1950. It’s the perfect choice, considering...

Wayne Green has left the building #hamr

edn.com 02 Feb '14, 10am

Many hams will remember Wayne Green, W2NSD (“Never Say Die”). Wayne was editor of CQ magazine for a while, then started 73...

U.S. Green Building Council Certifies 50,000th ...

usgbc.org 24 Jan '14, 7pm

44 percent of the homes classified as affordable housing Washington, D.C. — (Jan. 23, 2014) — The U.S. Green Building Coun...

Chevron, Shell seek new LEED-like certification for shale gas

Chevron, Shell seek new LEED-like certification...

greenbiz.com 24 Jan '14, 3pm

Earlier this week, the Center for Sustainable Shale Development (CSSD) put out its "Open For Business" sign — a key milest...