• BREEAM Outstanding was added to the BREEAM system of rating buildings in 2008. Previously, Excellent had been the top award. At that time many building projects that were a...
  • By Matt Pearce This blog post first appeared on the US Green Building websiteIn January, USGBC launched its second advocacy campaign of 2012, Mainstream Benchmarking. Throu...
  • We all come across decisions in our professional lives that, although they could be argued as being friendly to the environment, there is no scientific background or logic ...
  • Written by Ashley Halligan, of Software Advice, who presents reviews on facilities maintenance software Going green has gone global. Design teams across the globe are cre...
  • The UK's Department for Communities and Local Government has released a consultation on changes to the energy regulations for new and existing buildings. Proposed changes t...
  • This month, two reports have emerged highlighting the opportunities for energy efficiency in apartment buildings in the US. The American Council for an Energy Efficient Eco...
  • In a departure from your traditional conference, this week’s 2degrees Summit was all about rolling your sleeves up and getting stuck in. Around table E, where we had a stro...
  • How can you really embed sustainability into business strategy, the processes of the organisation and the behaviour of staff?  How do you manage to achieve all of that acro...
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  • There was excitement and buzz in the air at yesterday’s 2degrees Summit. The delegates packed into Dexter House, bringing with them some challenges to address through the ...
  • By Ashley KatzThis blog post first appeared on the U.S. Green Building Council websiteToday, USGBC released its top 10 list of states with the most LEED-certified building ...
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