Green Buildings (4 found)

Achieving Sustainable Emissions within the U.S. Housing Sector Will Require Multiple Approaches

As carbon emissions climb, the US housing sector must embrace both energy retrofits and widespread adoption of green building in new construction to reduce their impacts.

Can New York City be a global leader in energy efficient building design?

The buildings of New York City can be zero greenhouse gas emitting as early as 2050

Working from the outside in

Green outdoor environments at the office promote positive workplace attitudes and reduce stress.

Structural wood as secondary resources

Analysis of wood in demolished building stock of south-east Germany during 2011 reveal 45% can potentially be recovered for secondary uses.