Founder and chairman Bob Fincher used part of his summer vacation to tour Midwest companies that are championing the integration of green technologies and tactics into our homes and other buildings. Here's what he found.
Research expects market value to surpass $36 billion by 2024
BIPV products deliver savings in materials and utility costs, reduce a building's carbon footprint, and may add another layer of architectural appeal.
Partners are driving the adoption of new energy efficient equipment through targeted technology campaigns.
The project will be open to special needs individuals, with preference given to those with Asperger’s syndrome or multiple sclerosis.
1,400 solar panels will generate 40% of the building’s electrical needs.
All windows were replaced in keeping with the original profiles and in compliance with National Park Service guidelines to achieve Historic Tax Credits.
University's prototype expands on noise-canceling technology for residential, commercial use
Because they are built to such a high level of airtightness, the apartments use heat from daily activities such as laundry to help warm the home.
Improving efficiency, occupant comfort key as building envelopes tighten
With 2018 upon us, this past year set the stage for further advancements in green and sustainable building
Once builders learn there's a way to build a better building, there's no turning back.
Commercial builders are seeing the advantages of building with insulated concrete forms, including faster build times and lower labor requirements.
Huber uses collaboration to increase relevancy in industry
EEBA summit provides chance for builders to learn, share ideas
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