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  • Alliance Reaches Out

    Jeffrey Harris, vice president for programs for the Washington, D.C.-based Alliance to Save Energy, discusses the organization's purpose and goals.

  • Innovations: May 2008

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  • The Living Building Challenge Pushes Green-Building Innovation

    In many cities, states and countries, the threat of depleted utilities and raw materials is very real.

  • Weekly Federal Update: April 13-17, 2009

    New Brookings report says more jobs departing cities for the suburbs; DOE partners with commercial real estate companies to create high-efficiency buildings; and more.

  • Innovations: October 2008

    These products will help achieve sustainability.

  • native sun

    One trickle-down effect of the green revolution is the growing recognition that social and economic sustainability should be part of the picture. KRDB of Austin, Texas, aims to cover those bases at SOL (Solutions Oriented Living), a mixed-income community

  • Studio: University of Miami

    On a perfect October day on the palm-studded University of Miami campus, Jaime Correa's students can be found deep inside a Bauhaus-by-way-of-South Florida 1940s studio block, trawling Google Earth for promising sites for a zero-energy town—the eventual o

  • Positive Energy

    Abu Dhabi's Masdar City promises to set a standard for sustainable urbanism. Its proposed centerpiece -- a high-performance complex by Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture -- could do the same for sustainable building.

  • Exhibitions: Young Chicago, Architecture of the Night: Luminous Buildings, and More

    A survey of exhibits in art and architecture.

  • Adrian Smith Leaves SOM

    Adrian Smith announced in early October that he was leaving Skidmore Owings & Merrill (SOM) to start a new Chicago-based firm specializing in large international and sustainable projects.