Study Finds Global Green Building is Expected to Double by 2018

NEW YORK, Feb. 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Companies involved in U.S. construction plan on intensifying their involvement in green building over the next three years, according to the new World Green Building Trends Study from Dodge Data & Analytics, conducted with support from United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) and its UTC Climate, Controls & Security [...]

By |February 24th, 2016|Industry|0 Comments

January Smashed Another Global Temperature Record

Published: February 16th, 2016 By Brian Kahn The calendar may have turned to 2016, but temperatures are picking up where 2015 left off. January was record warm, according to data released this week by NASA. You may recall that last year was the hottest on record for the globe. And by NASA’s accounting, it ended with [...]

By |February 18th, 2016|Industry|0 Comments

The World’s Largest Solar Plant Will Soon Deliver Enough Power For Over 1 Million Homes.

By Brad Reed on Feb 8, 2016 at 9:55 PM Image Source: YouTube / Climate Investment Funds Solar power obviously isn’t the solution for every place on Earth, but for regions that largely consist of arid deserts it can deliver a lot of juice. Such is the case with the Noor Concentrated Solar Power [...]

By |February 12th, 2016|Industry|0 Comments

USGBC Releases the 2015 Top 10 States for LEED Green Building Per Capita in the U.S.

Published on 26 Jan 2016 | Written by Leticia McCadden Illinois leads among all U.S. states for the third consecutive year; LEED momentum grows on the West Coast Washington, D.C.—(Jan. 26, 2016)—Today, USGBC announced its annual Top 10 States for LEED, the world’s most widely used and recognized green building rating system. The per capita list [...]

By |February 7th, 2016|Industry|0 Comments