Excellence in Design Winner 2013

Powered by the Earth’s Yellow Sun

In a country that suffers from a 25 percent energy deficit, its first net-zero energy commercial building wins an EID Award for its unique energy endeavor.
December 2, 2013
The SunCarrier Omega Net-Zero Energy Building is India’s first commercial net-zero energy building.
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International Intrigue

Driving Global Climate Negotiations with Green Building Initiatives

From the U.S. to Japan and everywhere between, innovative green building policies redefine sustainability in both public and private sectors.
December 2, 2013
There is no doubt that green buildings are sweeping the globe as the amount of registered building space now surpasses 1.1 billion square meters.
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The Full Spectrum of Solar Opportunity

For networking, ideas, making deals and discovering opportunities, solar energy professionals head to one event: Solar Power International 2013.
September 5, 2013
At Solar Power International 2013 (SPI), Oct. 21-24 at McCormick Place, Chicago, participants can plug into the technologies, personal connections and professional insights that give rise to new business and learning opportunities.
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International Intrigue

Flooring Grows Across the World

August 1, 2013
An annual flooring show puts Asia back on the map as a global leader for flooring.
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AEC/O+M Solutions

Why Green Isn’t Enough

July 10, 2013
Current thinking sees the natural world as something to be consumed—an attitude that demonstrates no accountability for long-term planetary health.
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International Intrigue

LEED: One Global Standard for a Global Economy

As the barriers to international use of LEED come down, LEED has become the preferred green building standard of the global economy.
July 10, 2013
As the barriers to international use of LEED come down, LEED has become the preferred green building standard of the global economy.
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Water Shortage to Boost the Membrane-Based Water, Wastewater Treatment Market

June 6, 2013

Revenues to double by 2020; customized membrane systems likely to be most sought after.

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Survey: Strong Interest in Water Reuse by Chinese

June 5, 2013

Chinese are more concerned with water quality and water availability for future generations than Americans and Singaporeans.

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Free LEED Certification to Groundbreaking Projects in New Markets

June 5, 2013

A new campaign offers free LEED certification to the first projects to certify in the 112 countries where LEED has yet to take root; coined “LEED Earth.” 

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Eco-City Update: From Idea to Reality

June 3, 2013

Sustainable development in India, China and the U.S. highlight why unique approaches to the concept are emerging.

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2013 Top Products

In this space last year we said a lot more jobsites could be going paperless in the future—or at least be incorporating more mobile computing devices. Judging by this year’s results of the 2013 Top Products, we officially know we’re not going (too) crazy. It’s glaringly obvious that the market for accessing important information on the go has rapidly evolved in just one year and will continue to change. We wonder what’s in store for 2014, but for now enjoy the products that interested you—the reader of EDC’s print, digital, eNewsletter and, of course, mobile content—most in 2013.


Skanska’s senior vice president of Green Markets, Elizabeth Heider, shares her thoughts on the high points and happenings at Greenbuild 2013.
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Sustainable Healthcare Architecture, 2nd Edition

The essential guide for architects, interior designers, engineers, healthcare professionals, and administrators who want to create healthy environments for healing.

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Green Product Buzz Guide

Green Product Buzz GuideEDC's Green Product Buzz Guides bring you the latest in green building products and services from companies exhibiting at trade shows, including Greenbuild, the AIA Expo, Coverings, Surfaces and more.


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