News - 22 Sep 2014
The winning projects of the Holcim Awards 2014 for North America are at the cutting edge of efficiency and innovation in sustainable construction. The top prize went to a water supply and flood...
Article - 4 Mar 2022
A new study published in the journal Buildings reviews Denmark’s current passive heating strategies and examines the suitability of such measures for the design of a future building.
News - 20 Sep 2006
The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) announced today that nine more multinationals have joined the Energy Efficiency in Buildings (EEB) project. The EEB will map out the...
News - 4 Jun 2014
Troon Pacific, Inc., developer of some of the most environmentally sustainable luxury residences in the United States, today announced the completion of its latest ultra-luxury home in San...
Article - 13 Nov 2023
Concrete recycling, an integral part of sustainable construction, involves reprocessing concrete rubble from demolished structures into usable materials.
Article - 3 Dec 2021
The concept of sustainable construction can be simply defined as the ability to construct an affordable, healthy and comfortable building structure. The materials, processes, and maintenance during...
Article - 29 Dec 2008
More than 20 billion tons of carbon are emitted as a result of the burning of fossil fuels.
Article - 14 Feb 2008
This article takes a look at mortar use and curing as well as cement during cold weather.