Columns

The formal forum for EDC contributors to express their opinions and share information affecting today's architects and designers.

ARTICLES

Editor’s Note: Staying Connected On the Go

April 1, 2014
There are parents and educators who believe it’s best for children to refrain from the use of technology.
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AEC/O+M Solutions

Promoting LEED Proponents

April 1, 2014
What changes can be made so that the LEED experiences of people and companies are better showcased?
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Burning questions Berning answers

Ban LEED?

Why some groups are trying to ban LEED and how you can prevent it from happening in your state.
April 1, 2014
Buildings continue to consume large amounts of energy even though LEED was launched 20 years ago to address overall building sustainability.
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AEC/O+M Solutions

Green Building and Human Health

This is the next frontier in performance.
April 1, 2014
Our nation is in the midst of a lively public policy debate on how to best enable healthier choices so that we might thrive as individuals and communities.
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German Innovation for High-Performance Buildings (Part 1)

April 1, 2014
Part I of a two-part series examines how adopting German innovations could benefit various building systems in the U.S.
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Simple Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality

April 1, 2014
Help improve the air quality of your building without breaking the bank.
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Operations/Management

Maintaining Educational Energy Excellence

March 17, 2014
A Pennsylvania school district acts proactively to save energy and increase educational opportunities.
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AEC/O+M Solutions

Advancing Building Energy Performance

March 5, 2014
The push from building codes and the pull from voluntary programs, such as LEED and ENERGY STAR, are creating huge gains in building energy efficiency.
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Will It Stay or Will It Go Now?

March 5, 2014
Drought has likely been a feared calamity since humans realized we needed water to survive.
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Operations/Management

Is Your Building Conducive to the Installation of a Green Roof?

Any reason for installing green roofs on a building—whether it’s to save money or the environment—is a good reason.
February 4, 2014
The usage of green roofs has grown throughout 2012, but this sustainable choice has its pros and cons.
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Multimedia

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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.

Podcasts

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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EDC Magazine

April 2014 Cover

2014 April

Check out the April edition of EDC along with the announcement of the EDC On the Go app!
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iPad Usage

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EDC Magazine STORE

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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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