Buildings & Facilities

Forget your MakerBot. The Department of Energy has a plan for a new production paradigm.
While saving water does save energy and reduce greenhouse gas emissions, there are other benefits, too.
Considering their large electricity bills, could schools save money and improve children’s education by investing in net zero energy buildings?
The world is changing, and you can change with it. Here are six easy steps to hasten the already rapidly approaching fossil-fuel-free world.
Illinois utility develops a new tool to measure smart grid benefits. Is this a game changer for our power industry?
Industrial warehouse giant Prologis controls close to 150 megawatts of capacity, most of which it sells back to the grid.
Find out how biomimicry is a source of inspiration for the future of sustainable design.
Amid growing awareness of the huge energy appetite of computer processing and particularly high end graphics, computer chip-maker AMD releases a more energy efficient chip — and a study to prove it.
If the world is to prevent global temperatures from rising another 2 degrees Celsius, we will need to remove some carbon from the air. Here are some promising innovative attempts to do so.