Dubai Eco-Retailer Becomes World’s Most Sustainable Building

Dubai Eco-Retailer Becomes World’s Most Sustainable Building
An eco-friendly retail store in the Gulf state of Dubai has amassed a record-breaking number of LEED points,...

Saudi Arabia’s Investment in Green Building Hits $26 Billion

Saudi Arabia’s Investment in Green Building Hits $26 Billion
The total amount of investment by Saudi Arabia in green building construction projects and developments now exceeds $26...

Is Fungus the Green Building Material of the Future?

Is Fungus the Green Building Material of the Future?
While fungus is normally considered an unwanted presence in food, homes and personal belongings, a fledgling green firm...

Energy Efficient HVAC Revenue to Hit $33 Billion by 2020

Energy Efficient HVAC Revenue to Hit $33 Billion by 2020
Annual revenue generated by the global sale of energy efficient HVAC systems is expected to surpass $33 billion...

US Chemical Industry Opposes LEED Upgrade

US Chemical Industry Opposes LEED Upgrade
The US chemical industry has voiced its concern about proposed upgrades to LEED which it claims will have...

How Sustainable Are USA Federal Agencies

How Sustainable Are USA Federal Agencies
The White House Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) and the Office of Management and Budget have released their...

China’s Building Automation Market to Undergo Massive Growth

Rita Liu
China's building automation market harbours immense growth potential for the near future as the country's urbanization drive continues...

Green Star Buildings Slash Emissions by Two-Thirds

Green Star Buildings Slash Emissions by Two-Thirds
A new study reveals that buildings which possess Green Star certification emit only around a third the greenhouse...

Steel Fabricators Provide Extra Green Star Points

Steel Fabricators Provide Extra Green Star Points
A number of Australian steel fabricators have obtained certification under ESC, enabling builders to obtain an extra green...
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