News - 16 Jul 2009
Could straw houses be the buildings of the future? That's what researchers at the University of Bath will be testing this summer by constructing a "BaleHaus" made of prefabricated straw...
News - 17 Feb 2009
Research conducted at the Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory suggests that operating buildings more energy efficiently could have benefits for the health of occupants...
News - 3 Feb 2009
Rhino Industrial, a business unit of Rhino Linings Corporation introduces its new family of epoxy product coating and lining solutions Feb 3-6, 2009 at World Of Concrete 2009 in Las Vegas, Nevada....
News - 10 Nov 2008
Award-winning American Clay Enterprises returns to the Greenbuild International Expo to showcase its all-natural, eco-friendly earth plasters with a larger hands-on demo area.
They will also...
News - 8 May 2019
Cement is used to build some of the world’s largest structures; however, it appears that it actually has something in common with a sponge.
Cement is a highly porous material and it tends...
News - 5 Dec 2013
Highly insulating triple-pane windows keep a house snug and cozy, but it takes two decades or more for the windows to pay off financially based on utility-bill savings, according to a report by energy...
News - 31 May 2011
C.R. Laurence Co. unveiled a new shower door display featuring CLARVISTA(TM) glass by PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG) at the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS) in Las Vegas, April...
News - 24 Feb 2011
With its strengths in sustainability research, NTU will work with Austrian researchers and industry to see how sustainable energy can be used to boost energy efficiency of buildings.
Article - 19 Apr 2022
Air conditioners consume a lot of energy, which has a negative impact on the environment as well as our electricity bill. Because of the growing demand for energy, increased fossil fuels are being...
Article - 8 Jul 2019
Hemp, a plant that is a strain of the Cannabis sativa plant species, can be used to create an environmentally friendly building material.