December 31st, 2019 | by Guest Contributor
It is hard to build a net-zero building — one that produces more energy than it consumes — in the middle of a city. For one thing, nearby skyscrapers might block sunlight from reaching rooftop solar panels. For another, urban office buildings are cramped for space, and it generally isn’t possible to set up wind turbines on site
January 4th, 2015 | by Steve Hanley
Originally published on Green Building Elements. Indonesia’s state-owned energy company, Pertamina, began construction on its new headquarters in Jakarta, Indonesia [&hellip
February 13th, 2014 | by Guest Contributor
Originally published on Energy Post. New analysis produced by Sweett Group for the Zero Carbon Hub, a non-profit association in the [&hellip
August 19th, 2013 | by Silvio Marcacci
Green building is growing fast in the US, and may represent more than half of all commercial and institutional construction as soon as 2016.
Today, millions of people experience LEED projects every day during their daily routine, and 35% of all construction jobs are in green building
April 10th, 2013 | by Silvio Marcacci
Unstable global energy supplies and greatly reduced federal funding might be the two biggest threats facing the US Air Force – but it looks like clean energy technology is the solution to both.
The USAF's Energy Strategic Plan outlines a major shift toward energy efficiency, renewables, distributed generation and microgrids, and green building to "actively seek solutions to the energy challenges that pose a threat to our operations."