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Solar for Homes in Boston: If You Lease It, They Will Buy

Construction Technology: The Tools of the Trade

Pay Less in Utility Bills!

Sustainability, Caribbean-Style

China and India: The Tipping Point in Climate Change

Energy Efficiency: The Emotional Appeal

Heating Energy Assessment Tool by AREVS

Affordable Style in the Bronx

Extreme Downsizing: Rise of the Micro-Apartment

Study: Biomass Plants May Pollute Worse Than Coal

Go Green Down Under: Basement Renovation

Climate Solutions Trump Politics

Need a House Moved? Invite Over 80 Amish People. (Video)

Historic El Chorro Restaurant Remodels into LEED Gold

A Green Multi-Family Community in Carson, California

Multi-Family Passive House

The Living Building Challenge: A green building certification program

Address Water Quality In Your House

Five Things You Didn't Know About Energy Efficiency Audits

How Much Energy Do Cat Doors Waste?

Welcome to the Neighborhood

The Rocket Ride: Green Builder Wins Best Trade Magazine Gold

Wonder Why African Wildlife Killer Kendall Jones is so Popular? Watch the Hunger Games.

Quick Consumer Guide to Home Energy Efficiency

Orwellian? LED Lights Save Energy But Cameras Can View Our Every Move

Uponor Flexible Plumbing Makes Historic Retrofit Possible

Old Concrete vs. New: Which is Stronger?

Why Should You Make an Eco-Friendly Garage?

Multi-Family Project at Avalon West Hollywood

The Sharing Economy in Action

Used Versus New Automobiles: What's Greener?

Do Energy Efficient Light Bulbs Really Save You Money?

Stephen King Was Right: Cell Phones Can Kill You... and Your Kids

Rental Renaissance

Remodeling? An Insulation R Value Chart Is Only the First Step

This Odor-Free Urinal Works Without Water

1942 L'Oeuf Electric Car on Display in Atlanta

Energy Savers: An Rx for Older Apartment Buildings

Add a Fresh Air Intake to Your Wood Stove to Avoid Toxic Indoor Air

How Long Do the Parts of a House Last?

How the Sharing Economy Will Save our Economy and the Environment

Which Appliances Have the Highest Energy Costs?

Big Porch Makes Tiny House Liveable

Refinish a Food-Safe Green Countertop with Pennies

Going Beyond the 2012 IECC

Walking the Walk

Cut Cost of Home Improvement with Energy Tax Credits

Housewrap: What's the Difference?

The Green Landlord: 5 New Technologies that Save Energy and Money

New Research: Humans are Overwhelming the Earth

Builders: Don't Return to Business as Usual

The Downsizing Shell Game

EPA: The New Climate Rules

Green Builder Research: Sustainable Upgrades

Cutting Your Home’s Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Storm Proofing; Come Inside and Out of the Weather

How Energy Efficient Are ENERGY STAR Appliances?

7-Story Wood-Framed Buildings?

Single-Family Ventilation

Optimizing Multifamily Buildings

Duct Diligence

Low-Impact Luxury

Solar's Global Growth

The Yoke of Transformation

Homeowner Associations: Time to Put Tyranny to the Test

The Follow-Through

Off-the-Shelf HVAC

Revisiting Electric Heating

Ventilating Multifamily Buildings

How Much Insulation Is Too Much?

Solar Roads: Are We There Yet?

Road Rage: The 16-Minute Rule

Challenging Insulation Solutions for Energy Retrofits

Choosing the Right Power Strip

Cathedrals for Climate Change

When Work Was Play

Urban Biking: The Fear Factor

Amending the Soil in Your Home Garden

What Are The Best Ventilation Techniques?

What Are the Best HVAC Solutions For Low-Load, High-Performance Homes?

Do Green Codes and Standards Get in the Way of High-Performance?

Geothermal HVAC and the “Negatherm” Factor

New Hot Water Heating Systems: Are They Ready for Prime Time?

A Net Zero Future: Market Trends and Building Science

HVAC: Time to Grow Up

Whole Home Automation: Awaiting the Next Big Thing

The Holy Grail: A Low-Cost, Super-Tight Envelope

Vegas Makes Its Own Code Rules

Zoning: Paving Its Way with Good Intentions

Climate Change and Climate Heroes

Five Common Energy-Saving Myths

Exploring Passivhaus Construction: What's In The Walls?

Meet Wes Jackson

A Comforting Message

Norway’s One Percent

Three More States Tweak Energy Codes

The Passion of Possibility

The Celestia Project: Manifesting What we See

Money: Far Less Green Than You Think

Happy Earth Day

Geothermal Heating and Cooling Systems; Great for the Environment!

Decade of Climate Action: Celestia Begins

Too Busy to Talk?!

A Site Better

What, How...and Where

Nail Down the Benefits of Green Building

London Calling: The U.K.’s Distributed Energy Revolution

Can Elon do it Again?

Extreme Spring-Time Energy Savings with Geothermal Pool Heating

Four Consumer Trends Shaping the Future of Home Appliances

Get Ready for Big Data

Snapshots from Around the Country

Just the Right Pressure

Sustainable City Startups

The Energy-Water Nexus

Energy Efficiency in Commerical Buildings: The Case of Melbourne, Australia

Designing a Landscape That Provides Beauty and Sustenance

Roofing with Polymers

Use the Solar Lease to Reach a Larger Market

No Apparent Change

Trick My Ride

Roofs Should Balance Environmental Concerns and Practical Risks

Greener Living for All?

Smart, Small Conveniences

Innovation for a Better Life

Africa on the Energy Brink

After 5 Years of Stimulus, Home Energy Efficiency Emerges as Job One

Mid-Century Modern and Solar Glisten in Palm Springs

The Demise of Utilities

The Fossil Fuel Bubble?

The 8-Second Attention Span

More Star Trek, Please

Turning Risk into Success

Geothermal Heating and Cooling Goes Mainstream in US

Confidence Restored

Green Building Projected to Double: How about Geothermal?

Climate Change is a Fact!

Always an Open Door

Reshaping the World at Davos?

Ocean of Innovation

Homes: The New Digital Frontier

The Fence Has Run Out of Room

Separate Realities

On a Clear Day

Geothermal Heating and Cooling: Sharing Energy with Mother Earth

The IECC Stands Strong

True Cost Economy

Better Than Net Zero VISION House

The Internet of Things

Here Comes the 2012 IECC

Measuring Up

From Science Fair to Real World: Potatoes for Power

Los Angeles: The Solar City

Home: Where the Hope Is

Tyrants and Monks

Plug In While You Shop: Electric Vehicle Charging Stations at IKEA

Seduction of More

Trimming the Decision Tree

Round Can Be Better: Evacuated Tube Solar Collectors

Moratorium on Excess?

The Dark Shadow of Climate Change Politics

Little Muss, No Flush: Composting Toilet

German Solar Arrives in the United States

Against the Wind Turbine

Tips on Home Insulation for Older Houses

Wide Awake

No More Tears Renovation

The Future of the Building Industry

Profiles of Courage

Utilities Stymie Residential Solar

Robot on Roofs: A New Way To Install Solar Power

Sustainability as a Founding Principle of the United States

Are We Using the “Right” Building Product? Part II

Goodbye Nukes, Hello Solar?

Fresh Faces at Solar Decathlon

A Closer Look: The Anti-LEED Movement

Affordable Green

Micro-Hydro Power Generation: The New Renewable

Solar Energy: Time to Open the Blinds

Meltdown, Meet Motivation

Simplicity: Durability's Counterpoint

Starting Over

Green Batteries from Wood?

Building Code State Spotlight: New Mexico

Eye of the Storm

More on Bio-Building

Preparing Your Home for Fall

Farming the Heavens

Cradle to Cradle Product Innovators

Easy Breezy Home Wind Turbine Power

A Fair Deal

Hub of Innovation

Solar Power:Parabola Power

Uncharted Territory: Good Sustainability Decisions

A Balanced Budget?

Vision House Tuscon: Remember that Funky Biosphere?

An Oil Giant Takes the Plunge into Renewable Energy

Are We Using the “Right” Building Products and Materials?

The Fate of Creation

Is Solar Electricity for the Home Affordable?

Environmental Leadership: Who Will Show the Way?

Yogi Called It

Weather and the Built Environment

New Jersey

Is Portable Air Conditioning Energy Efficient?

14 Years

Summer Energy Bills

Housing Innovation Awards at the Solar Decathlon

Gasping for Air

Solar Water Heaters and How to Use the Sun's Energy

Energy Saving Inventions

Earth Saving Inventions: New Alternative Energy Innovations

Who Can Build You an Energy Efficient Home?

Trust is the New Black

Horizon: Energy Efficiency and Green Retrofit Opportunities

What is a Short Circuit?

A Tale of Two States

Made in America

What Does Regular Duct Cleaning Involve?

The Scent of Success

Laboratories of Sustainability

Size is not a Measure of Value

How to Control Water Heating Costs

Copenhagen and the Non-Environmental Benefits of Sustainability

Innovation: A Last Line of Defense

Defending the Earth

Let's "Rig" the System

How to Identify and Repair Heating Problems and Lower Heating Costs

Heater Problems? What Some of the Reasons Could Be

The Urgency of Urban Mobility

How Duct Cleaning Can Improve Your Quality of Life!

Spotlight on Delaware

Five Myths about Home Fire Sprinklers

A Half Cent for your Thoughts?

Meritage Homes' MGV5 Pilot Include Solar and SIPs Options

Affordable and Certifiable

Benefits of a Tankles Hot Water Heater

Miles per Square Foot, Anyone?

"A green, muddy month..."

Do LED Lights Save Energy?

Green Ways to Deal With Odors

Moral Imperative of Sustainability

Rise of the Megacity

Taking a Stand Without Taking Offense

Impact Series: Reconnecting With Life In A Virtual Age

Is This The Ultimate Low-Flow Water-Saving Shower?

Creative Destruction

Shifting Sands: Top 10 Code Issues

Study: Firefly Anatomy Improves LEDs

Garden Design: Patterns with Benefits

The Right Yield

The Urgency of Sustainability in India

Addressing Water Woes at BuildingEnergy 13

Tried and True

On the Radar

DoE Building America's Recommendation for Residential Construction

The ARC and The Covenants

VIDEO: Fastfoot and Rising Damp Create a Need for Building Envelopes

The Power of Design

No Turning Back

Lakefront Green in Florida

VIDEO: The Best Indoor Air Quality From Air Filtration

Building Science: Crunching the (Good) Numbers

China: A Nation with a Plan to Succeed in Clean Enery

Chemical Manufacturer Resistance

A Tale of Two Countries

Meet the New Specifier

VIDEO: Energy Star Windows

Growing Pains for LEED

VIDEO: How to Make a 1/2" ProPEX Connection

VIDEO: Norman the Eco-Warrior

Pushing the HERS Standard

Solar-Powered Air Conditioner

Target: Suburbia

VIDEO: What is a Home Generator?

VIDEO: Techniques for Applying No-VOC Paint

Why RAN loves Mickey

VIDEO: Outdoor Lighting Defines Your Style

Energy Conservation and Efficiencies

Anti-regulatory forces claim to be defending “freedoms”

VIDEO: Kohler's Most Advanced Toilet Yet

Brazil’s Pragmatic Energy Plan

Another Man's Treasure

Thinking Ahead

VIDEO: About Flooring Types

Seal Ducts; Save Energy

VIDEO: Panasonic - Performance Under Pressure

Smart Scale: Understanding Energy Efficiency Ratings

Residential Developments and Green Demolition

Green Construction and Fire Protection

Pool Lighting: A Hidden Energy Glutton

VIDEO: Why Home Fire Sprinklers Are Important

Can Better Design Save the World?

German Power Unleashed

"The Next One"

Help Wanted

VIDEO: Improve Indoor Air Quality, Fight Back Against Dust and Allergens

Plumbing System Sustainability: How to Save 40% On Energy and Water

VIDEO: Nexia Home Intelligence

Techniques to Ease Fiber Cement Siding Installation

Frozen Smoke and Other Amazing Home Insulations

VIDEO: Spray Foam Insulation

Kid-Friendly Green Living

Windows: Installing Them Right

Changing Conventional Green Home Building Wisdom

The Secrets of Healthy Soil

Natural Flow

Green Deck-adence

VIDEO: Home Fire Sprinkler Demonstration

New Energy Codes for Houston Residences

Retrofit Ventilation Install System

Network System Offers HVAC Control

Transitional Architecture: 2011 Vision House Orlando

Measuring the Sustainability of 22 New York Buildings

Why am I showing a photo of a bucket in my shower?

Great Green Wall

Vacation Homes Need to Come Clean

More Thoughts on Home Size

Recycled Buildings

The Nuclear Nanny Nightmare

SIPs Surprise Builders in Ease of Construction

How Big Will Your Green Home Be?

VIDEO: Wind Energy - The French Know How to Sell "The Wind"

Shelter Skelter

Innovation + Optimism

Dream Home: Practical Advice for Making Choices and Keeping your Sanity!

Answers to Key Questions about PVC

Energy Efficiency Equals Jobs, Money

Germany Agrees to Phase Out Nuclear Power Permanently

Navigate the Sharing Economy

Renovation Softens

Water Useage Reality Check

Net-Zero Energy: How To

Putting Transportation First

Lightning: An Underrated Peril?

Does Buying Green Products Set Loose Our Inner Demons?

Permaculture as Green Landscaping Design

Old Buildings, New Life

Recycling Rain

Natural Gas Coverup

CalGreen Sets Higher Standards

VIDEO: Natural Gas Coverup

Renovation Rebound

Tiny Houses, Big Ideas

VISION House Orlando: All but done...

VISION House Orlando: The New Urban Farmhouse

A Military First: Net-Zero Homes

Forever New

Fortress Mentality: Homes will Change as Climate Changes

History in the Making: The Change in Sustainable Building

Strong is Sexy: Retrofitting for Disaster Mitigation

Water Conservation: Every Drop Counts

Troubleshooting Condensation on Windows

Passive Craftsman

Do Radiant Barriers Really Work?

An Unexpected Climate Change

Big Sales at Solar Community

Capital Idea: A Green Community

Building a Green Legacy

Vicissitudes of the Mind: The Value of Economic Sustainability

Alternative Automobile Sustainability Awards

Driving Forces: Greater Automobile Efficiency

Indoor Air Quality in Action

Clear VISION: VISION House Orlando

VISION House Orlando: First Floor Up


Crawling Toward the LED Light

Should Solar Hot Water Be Mandatory?

The VISION House Orlando 2011

A Tale of Two Environmental Disasters

Smart Meters for Home Energy Monitoring Not Smart Enough?

Downsizing New Homes

Oil Spills, Bail-outs, and Baseball

Consumers Demand Solar

In Hotter Water: Increasing Water Heating Efficiency

The BP Oil Disaster--Our Self-Made Monster

In Honor of Oil?

PEX Plumbing: Flexible Retrofit

The Last Barrel of Oil: The Price of Oil Spills

Dow's "2,300 Percent" Plastics Surge

Green Washing Away Our Future

Consumers are Taking Responsibility for Environmental Impact

A Call for Sensible Housing: The Importance of Energy Star Windows

Design Aid For Spec'ing Green Cabinets

Mercury in Gypsum Wallboard: Quietly Turning Toxic?

Backyard Pools Go Green

The Green Policy Treadmill

Are Humans Too Stupid to Save the Planet?

Nail Depth Matters

VISION House Aspen Unveiling

A Call for Sensible Housing: Reducing Construction Waste

Fooling the Masses: The Power of Greenwashing

Do Plastics Belong in Green Buildings?

Tiny Houses: The Green Sequel

GreenExpo365 is here!

Recycling Latex Paint

Climate Deniers, It's Time to Come Clean

Geothermal Gains Momentum

DOE Showcases "Super" Window Results

The Winds of Change Affect Green Builder Media

A Call for Sensible Housing: Making Tiny Houses Bigger

New Mexico Makes a Solar End Run

Green Building Products: Cast of Characters

The blower door test: The first step in improving insulation

Renewing Cities With Agriculture

What Does Vegas Have To Do With Green Building?

LED Revolution: Choosing Energy Efficient Home Lighting

Truth is Better Than Friction: The Business Secret Weapon

Solar Shingles Get a Boost

The motivation to change - Creating a Green Home

Big Box Solar: Lowes Provides High-End Solar Panel DIY Kits

Climate Change: The New International Deal

Upgrading Air Conditioning Saves Money

Attic Caps: Fixing a Hole

Future Town

The Rise of the Green Remodeler

Hybrid Insulation Systems

GreenExpo365: Don't Miss the Show!

Research: Consumers Can Make or Break Green Products

The Dance: The Challenges of Greenwashing

Welcome ICC!

Green Building Game Changers

The Flip Side: Big Business Supports Clean Energy

Fraught with Fraud: The Coal Industry Speaks Against Clean Energy

The Future at our Fingertops

Vehicles Make Up 40% Of Emissions: Are Clunkers Enough?

Capturing the Wind: Wind Turbines in the 21st Century

Tackling Environmental Issues as a City

Offsets Versus Reduction

American Recovery and Reinvestment Act: The Sustainability Story

The New Green Standard

Big Three Bailout: What Does Bailout Mean For Sustainability?