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ACEEE Scorecard Names Massachusetts Most Energy-Efficient State

Governors and lawmakers in state capitals across the nation continue to take major steps to lower energy costs, reduce pollution and save consumers money by increasing their states' energy efficiency.
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USGBC, Honeywell Collaborate to Advance Building Sustainability

Backed by smart building technology, USGBC’s LEED Dynamic Plaque is set to help measure and improve ongoing facility performance.
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Asphalt Gets Cooler, Greener

Latest NAPA/FHWA survey finds increasing adoption of sustainable practices for asphalt pavements, including warm-mix asphalt and recycled materials use.
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EPA Releases Guidance to Improve Schools’ Indoor Air Quality, Energy Efficiency

The EPA released new guidance to help school districts protect indoor air quality while increasing energy efficiency during school renovations.
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Smart Cities Driving Change Across Energy Sector

Support for renewable generation by cities is increasing the pressure on utilities to modernize their infrastructure, white paper finds.
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World’s First Net-Zero Exhibit Space to be Unveiled at Greenbuild 2014

Hanley Wood, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and EMerge Alliance announced that the world’s first Net-Zero Zone will be unveiled at Greenbuild 2014.
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New Research Identifies Alternatives to Flame-Retardant Building Materials

The Perkins+Will white paper offers opportunities to design healthier buildings without compromising on safety
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ASHRAE Announces Recipients of Student Design Competition; Applied Engineering Challenge

Students who took part in ASHRAE’s 2014 Student Design Competition were challenged to do research and design for a research and design development facility.
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USGBC Announces 2014 Leadership Award Recipients

Awards will be presented at the Greenbuild International Conference and Expo in New Orleans on Oct. 23, 2014.
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Energy Department Issues Green Building Certification System Final Rule

Energy Department issues green building certification system final rule to support increased energy measurement and efficient building design.
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NCI Group's Candy McNamee, LEED Green Associate, explains how dematerialization can greatly affect the building industry over time, how AEC professionals will be challenged to incorporate the practice into their work and what the benefits are.

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