The task of reducing the worst effects of global warming has been placed squarely in our hands, and while we have been slow to react, there is now a firm trend towards a zero-carbon world. A major part of the effort is green construction, which refers to the methods used for building and the sustainable Read more

By optimizing your construction business for sustainability, you’ll not only reduce the impact it has on the environment but also cut costs and become more efficient in many ways. With the latest in innovative techniques, you can successfully “green” your construction business and this will also help to boost your reputation. Consumers are much more Read more

The “green and sustainable” building movement has evolved from a marginal movement to fully evolving as an acceptable mainstream force. The increased adoption of sustainable building materials is having a positive impact as they have many attributes including; increasing energy efficiency, ensuring life safety and even improving building air quality. Companies are continuously looking for Read more

Report developed with Dr. Freihaut of The Pennsylvania State University identifies a holistic approach as key to building transformation that revolutionizes energy productivity and economic growth Danfoss, a leading manufacturer of high-efficiency electronic and mechanical components and controls for air-conditioning, heating, refrigeration, industrial, and water systems, today published a report on making the buildings-energy equation Read more

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its final Clean Power Plan, which will cut carbon pollution from existing power plants by more than 30 percent in part through increasing renewable energy and energy efficiency. “This is the most significant environmental policy we’ve seen in recent years, and also a huge catalyst Read more