Climate Change Panel Encourages Global Effort

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has released a new report that demonstrates the rising levels of global emissions of greenhouse gases despite a growing number of policies to reduce climate change.

Florida Company Launches Pilot Program to Expand Solar Power

In an effort to give more access to solar power options, the Florida Power & Light Company last week proposed a voluntary, community-based, solar partnership pilot program for consideration by the Florida Public Service Commission.

MU Health Care Expansion Earns LEED Gold

A $190 million patient care tower addition to the University Hospital in Columbia, Mo., has received LEED Gold certification.

UC San Diego Opens LEED Platinum-Designed Building

The University of California, San Diego (UCSD) is celebrating the completion of the new $113 million Health Sciences Biomedical Research Facility.

Clean Technology Lab Building Breaks Ground at WSU

Washington State University has broken ground the new, state-of-the-art Clean Technology Laboratory Building.

Global Study to Determine Benefits of Green Office Buildings

New Zealand — An international study to identify the health and productivity benefits of green buildings was recently launched by the World Green Building Council (WGBC).

LRN Gains LEED Gold for Commercial Interiors

One of only a handful of projects to achieve the high level green certification in New York City, LRN’s Manhattan office has gained LEED Gold for Commercial Interiors.

EMP Museum Building Gains Green Recognition

The EMP Administrative Office Building for the EMP Museum added another sustainable achievement to its record.

Seoul Gains First LEED Gold Hotel

The JW Marriott Dongdaemun Square Seoul has become the first hotel in South Korea to achieve LEED Gold certification.

Sefaira Launches Live Performance-Based Design Competition

Sefaira, a developer of performance-based design software with offices in New York and London, has announced a building design contest to challenge architects to create innovative sustainable building designs.