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2014 saw green success, so what's next? Members of our executive network give a peek into their plans for recycling, renewables, reporting and more.
January 5, 2015 by John Davies
From lower costs to higher brand performance and improved employee morale, a serious business case can be made for sustainability. In case we forgot.
October 23, 2014 by Chris Hummel
USGBC's latest enhancement to the LEED real estate standard encourages both ambition and accountability for everyone from investors to occupants.
July 22, 2014 by Adam Sledd
SolarCity, Vivint and the like say it keeps costs down, but it also makes pricing unclear.
July 15, 2014 by Robert McIntosh
Here's how the University District of Spokane, Wash., is harnessing Big Data and emerging as a smart city laboratory.
May 6, 2014 by Kim Zentz
From Boston to Salt Lake City, cities are banding together to combat the biggest demand for energy and source of carbon emissions.
April 18, 2014 by Sustainable Business
These cities are leading the way when it comes to the EPA's energy efficiency rankings.
April 10, 2014 by Elsa Wenzel
Unfazed by the federal Better Buildings Challenge, California ups the ante, vowing a faster path to 20 percent energy reduction.
March 31, 2014 by Molly Miller
Distributed energy and the rise of net-zero buildings are slashing fossil fuel use, says Clean Edge in this 2014 trends report.
March 26, 2014 by Heather Clancy
France's Chateau Maris uses bricks made from organic hemp and lime, while solar panels produce all of its energy.
March 19, 2014 by Sustainable Business
So, you thought net zero was cool. But "life doesn't do zero," and here's why your building shouldn't either.
February 12, 2014 by Molly Miller
Recent winners of the VERGE 25 awards nail down what's driving change in sustainability and technology in 2013, 2014 and 2020.
December 18, 2013 by Elaine Hsieh
The iPhone maker's master plan features extensive green space, aggressive water conservation and one of the largest corporate solar arrays in the world.
November 19, 2013 by Heather Clancy
A focus on energy efficiency, the rise of net-zero energy buildings and breakthroughs in component design all help drive growth.
July 26, 2013 by Sustainable Business
What's black and white and green all over? The 140-year-old factory that makes some of the world's finest pianos.
February 22, 2013 by Chris Noonan
How can your company obtain its share of local, state and federal energy benefits? Learn how here.
January 10, 2013 by Bob Zak
Due to risks associated with upgrade projects or the age of the building itself, cost savings aren't always maximized. Learn how to shift your risk while offering incentives to others.
August 8, 2012 by Elizabeth Brooke Stein
While American consumers continue to view solar power, wind energy and greener cars favorably, overall support for clean energy concepts is slipping, Pike Research finds.
February 23, 2012 by Leslie Guevarra
The worldwide movement toward sustainability has made significant progress over the past half-dozen years. Now, sustainable development is entering a new phase, and here are the trends to watch for in 2012.
December 30, 2011 by Dan Probst
The US Green Building Council has just awarded the first group of organizations that have gone above and beyond in creating green learning environments -- and pushing the market for green buildings into new frontiers.
December 12, 2011 by Rachel Gutter
GreenBiz.com's fourth annual Green Buildings Market & Impact report finds continued growth in certified green buildings, especially overseas, as the business benefits of green buildings become more widely accepted.
November 8, 2011 by Matthew Wheeland
Lovins talks about his new book, Reinventing Fire, its implications for companies, and what it will take to make its vision a reality.
October 27, 2011 by Joel Makower
A pilot project on the company's Redmond campus will save an estimated $1 million per year in energy use, and pay for itself in less than 18 months, one key element of its overall sustainability strategy as laid out in its new CSR report.
October 6, 2011 by Matthew Wheeland
The first day of the world's biggest green building event brought out more news from more companies and organizations than could conceivably be covered. Here are some of today's highlights.
October 5, 2011 by Matthew Wheeland
Walgreens and IKEA install a slew of solar power systems on store rooftops, the award-winning California Academy of Sciences building receives another prestigious green kudo and more.
September 28, 2011 by Leslie Guevarra