Why Don't Green Buildings Live Up to Hype on Energy Efficiency? – Yale Environment 360

Analysts call it the “energy performance gap” — the difference between promised energy savings in green buildings and the actual savings delivered. The problem, researchers say, is inept modeling systems that fail to capture how buildings really work. By Richard Conniff • May 25, 2017 Not long ago in the southwest of England, a local community set out […]

Plunging Costs Of Solar & Wind Means Australian “Green Fuel” Exports Could Replace Coal & Gas – CleanTechnica

Clean Power Published on April 27th, 2017 | by Giles Parkinson April 27th, 2017 by Giles Parkinson  Originally published on RenewEconomy. The Australian government is expected to put hydrogen energy near the top of its clean energy investment shopping list, as it looks to tackle issues such as the domestic gas crisis, the increased reliance […]

A platform on the banks of Iruvazhinji to promote green lifestyle – The … – The Hindu

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A platform on the banks of Iruvazhinji to promote green lifestyle – The … – The Hindu

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Winners of 2017 MENA Green Building Awards honored for innovation – Saudi Gazette

2017 MENA Green Building Awards winners JEDDAH — Emirates Green Building Council (EmiratesGBC), an independent forum aimed at conserving the environment by strengthening and promoting green building practices, on Sunday announced the winners of the 2017 MENA Green Building Awards that recognize innovation, creativity and excellence in promoting sustainability best practices. With record submissions from […]

FT: The Big Green Bang: how renewable energy became … – ScienceBlogs (blog)

A happy story for once. Isn’t that nice? The Big Green Bang: how renewable energy became unstoppable (archive) from those commie pinkos at the FT: …the disruptive impact of green energy on companies — and entire industries — around the world. After years of hype and false starts, the shift to clean power has begun […]

Projects across Canada to participate in green building pilot – Proud Green Building (press release) (registration) (blog)

May 19, 2017 Sixteen of Canada’s most innovative projects have been chosen to participate in a two-year pilot of the CaGBC’s Zero Carbon Building Standard, according to the Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC). The standard, which assesses the carbon performance of commercial, institutional and multi-family buildings in Canada, will be formally released on May 29 […]

Plunging Costs Of Solar & Wind Means Australian “Green Fuel” Exports Could Replace Coal & Gas – CleanTechnica

Clean Power Published on April 27th, 2017 | by Giles Parkinson April 27th, 2017 by Giles Parkinson  Originally published on RenewEconomy. The Australian government is expected to put hydrogen energy near the top of its clean energy investment shopping list, as it looks to tackle issues such as the domestic gas crisis, the increased reliance […]

Plunging Costs Of Solar & Wind Means Australian “Green Fuel” Exports Could Replace Coal & Gas – CleanTechnica

Clean Power Published on April 27th, 2017 | by Giles Parkinson April 27th, 2017 by Giles Parkinson  Originally published on RenewEconomy. The Australian government is expected to put hydrogen energy near the top of its clean energy investment shopping list, as it looks to tackle issues such as the domestic gas crisis, the increased reliance […]