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Our most popular stories of 2019 covered everything from single use-plastic to the built environment.
December 23, 2019 by Holly Secon
From Utah to Texas to California, these homes are changing the way we think about the built environment.
December 19, 2019 by John Addison
Comprehensive plans are great, but small, low-budget changes can make a big difference, too.
December 9, 2019 by Nate Berg
They're a win-win for building owners, utilities and society at large. Plus, there are ways for everyone to get involved.
November 21, 2019 by Sneha Ayyagari
$13 trillion: China's expected construction spending by 2030. Will some go to zero carbon buildings?
National and local policies are fostering a building boom and intersecting with decarbonization goals.
November 6, 2019 by Tatsatom Gonçalves
Adaptation doesn't mean what it used to.
November 6, 2019 by Nicholas Rajkovich
Sponsored: Buildings are the next frontier for carbon emissions reduction and businesses should leverage a holistic approach.
October 15, 2019 by Jon Guerster
Plus, why he thinks carbon offsets are ‘cheating.’
October 7, 2019 by Heather Clancy
Plus, three strategies for buildings to manage the increased electrical load.
September 10, 2019 by Angelique Fathy
And three residential policies can promote economic development, improve health and reduce carbon emissions.
September 5, 2019 by Sneha Ayyagari
The organization's founder and director, Panama Bartholomy, chats about the magnitude of the challenge and what it means for companies.
August 29, 2019 by Sarah Golden
Can we transform the durability, healthy and sustainability of afforable housing?
August 16, 2019 by Susan Puri
How long homes can maintain the last comfortable temperature during extreme weather can make the difference between life and death.
August 15, 2019 by Jacob Corvidae
Many questions remain, including what technologies will play a role and the projected price tag.
July 26, 2019 by Sarah Golden
The software company's strategic investment in Factory OS includes goals for impact metrics such as waste reduction, jobs creation potential and how the collaboration can stimulate the development of more affordable housing.
July 11, 2019 by Heather Clancy
A new report publishes outdated research about emissions in the built environment — here are the facts about building electrification.
June 27, 2019 by Sherri Billimoria
Climate-positive mass timber construction is on the rise — but will producing the new material outweigh its benefits?
May 21, 2019 by Jim Robbins
Plus, why Republican Bob Inglis, a former representative for South Carolina, has made it his mission to educate conservatives about the economics of climate change.
May 17, 2019 by Heather Clancy
The cities are tackling their largest source of carbon emissions. Here are the key differences, and why they matter.
May 14, 2019 by Cliff Majersik
A great migration forces an existential question for the modern metropolis: how might entrepreneurs upgrade urban living over the next 10 years?
May 6, 2019 by Andrew Beebe
Decisive policies are critical for achieving climate goals in residential buildings.
April 25, 2019 by Michael Gartman
And why it’s important to keep raising the bar on both.
April 18, 2019 by Joe Snider
Architecture and design have radically changed for the sake of sustainability in recent decades. It's past time to consider the effects of the built environment for all communities.
April 5, 2019 by Shawn Fisher Hesse
The nation’s capital just passed aggressive, practical legislation to green its buildings. Your city could be next.
March 6, 2019 by Anica Landreneau
The installation could be a model for other deregulated markets.
February 19, 2019 by Heather Clancy