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New report says venture capital investment in low-carbon building startups hit a record $2.2 billion in 2022.
November 30, 2022 by Amber Rolt
Leading beyond LEED: The future of the built environment is healthy buildings and an inclusive workforce
Retrofitting existing spaces to promote health for occupants and diversifying the facilities management workforce will foster the next-generation built environment.
November 2, 2022 by Holly Secon
And three ways to maximize their impact.
October 12, 2022 by Evana Said
Major announcements in September light the road to industrial decarbonization
September 29, 2022 by Sarah Golden
Sponsored: Lone explores the benefits of a holistic approach to sustainable design, and how we can build a more sustainable future.
September 8, 2022 by Lone Feifer
Policies that promote utility affordability and align cooling initiatives with environmental policy objectives can cut heat-related illness and deaths.
July 8, 2022 by Sam Whillans
The owners spent two years tightening building envelopes, replacing heating and cooling systems, and installing rooftop solar panels. Now, they hope to replicate the success elsewhere.
May 12, 2022 by Sarah Shemkus
The reasons to take action to cut carbon emissions from real estate are overwhelmingly greater than the reasons to do nothing.
January 27, 2022 by Christian Ulbrich
Sponsored: An interview with Amazon’s head of sustainable operations on the property’s innovative features and how it’s setting a new sustainability standard for arenas around the world.
December 1, 2021 by Sally Fouts
The circular economy offers an elegant alternative to the siloed, short-sighted and waste-ridden reputation of the building industry.
November 12, 2021 by Lauren Phipps
Sponsored: Mohawk Group emphasizes creating safe and healthier workplaces for employee wellbeing through the medium of IWBI’s WELL Health Safety Rating.
October 18, 2021 by Ramie Vagal
Startups and legacy companies across the globe are starting to decarbonize one of the most difficult and significant industries.
April 14, 2021 by Jesse Klein
New materials are turning buildings into another carbon capture opportunity.
November 11, 2020 by Myisha Majumder
“Hempcrete,” made from the woody core of hemp, is showing promise as an environmentally friendly building material.
October 22, 2020 by Nate Berg
Many built environments throughout history have ended up destroying natural ecosystems. Terreform is trying to change that.
October 16, 2020 by Konstancja Maleszynska
As work-from-home becomes the norm, companies are re-evaluating the need for big complexes and headquarters.
August 10, 2020 by Jesse Klein
From Brazil to Denmark and India to Turkey, nations around the world are strategizing to decarbonize.
February 6, 2020 by Eric Mackres
They can achieve 6 percent higher net operating incomes and $11 per square foot higher property values by investing in efficiency.
February 6, 2020 by Joey Cathcart
Buildings have an outsize impact on the environment. But there are solutions to make construction more efficient, resilient and safer.
January 2, 2020 by Micah Kotch
From Utah to Texas to California, these homes are changing the way we think about the built environment.
December 19, 2019 by John Addison
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
Plus, shared stewardship may increase social cohesion and promote community development.
October 25, 2019 by Edie Juno
Innovative state-level policies can ensure safe and distributed energy for low- and moderate-income households.
October 23, 2019 by Robert Klee