Buildings & Facilities

You thought open source innovation was only for high-tech titans such as Tesla and Google? Think again.

GreenBiz and Siemens looked at outsourcing trends in corporate sustainability. One key finding? Almost everybody uses outside help.

In case you are behind on the latest sustainability research and surveys, here's a snapshot of recent reports worth a look.

How we meet the world’s demand to keep things cool has major implications for the entire planet. New engines and heat pumps are one step in the right direction.

If Paris is really the "last chance" to avert the worst impacts of climate change, what will it take for more big businesses to make their moves on climate change?

This group aims to help streamline loans and contracts as solar costs drop, including in the "MUSH" market.

As financial support from the government wanes, many states are turning to the private sector to nurture their renewable energy markets, which also is proving to be a boon to business.

How you collect building energy data — and more importantly, how you interpret it — is crucial for taking efficiency to the next level.