Green Building


ehpa: “Carbon pricing” to convert targets into achievements

Nov. 27, 2018 EHPA joins forces with global companies to call for a minimum carbon pricing for heating On the eve of the publication of the European Commission Low Carbon Energy Strategy and the &...


Green Building Poised for Growth by 2021

November 26, 2018 WASHINGTON — Overall, global green building activity continues to rise, with significant increases expected in 19 countries over the next three years, according to the results of the Dodge Data & Analytics World Green Building Trends 2018 SmartMarket Report, to which the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) is a contributing partner. Importantly, nearly half of survey r...


EED, RED II and Energy Governance planned to be approved by

2018-11-23 The three main legislative files on the Energy Efficiency (EED), the Promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources (RED II) and the Governance of the Energy Union, under the Clean ...


USGBC Launches 'LEED Zero' to Boost Net Zero Carbon Operatio

New program complements LEED to verify the achievement of net zero goals and to signal market leadership among green buildings   Nov 20, 2018 (Chicago, IL – November 14, 2018) – To...


Aiming High, Greenbuild 2018 Closes with New Initiatives, Up

Looking to raise the global Living Standard, USGBC gathered in Chicago to explore the connection of the built environment to climate change, health, human rights and equity.   CHICAGO &ndas...


USGBC Launches LEED Zero

November 15, 2018 Chicago — The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced it has launched LEED Zero, a new program that will address net zero operations and resources in buildings.   ...


Half of survey respondents expect to make 60% of their proje

The international market for green construction projects has grown significantly in the last 10 years.   November 13, 2018 Nearly half of survey respondents (more than 60%) expect to make a ma...


ASHRAE and Partners Release 2018 International Green Constru

Groundbreaking model for building codes helps municipalities save money, protect resources and increase the resilience, safety and standards of living for communities across the globe   ATLANTA...


Greenbuild 2018: Resiliency is the Word

PREVIEW: The Big Green show arrives in Chicago next week, intent on helping the built environment to better withstand the effects of natural disasters and climate change.   Kelly Faloon | N...

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