State-wide Florida vote rejects anti-solar energy law. (Courtesy Wayne National Forest/Flickr) – The Architect's Newspaper

In Florida, solar power advocates defeated a major amendment cleverly crafted to thwart the expansion of solar energy within the Sunshine State. Amendment 1, known as Solar Energy Subsidies and Personal Solar Use, was rejected last week after it failed to accumulate the 60 percent of voter support required to pass. There was a particularly […]

Malaysia's Green Energy Path – National Geographic

The Asia-Pacific region will play a pivotal role in realizing the goals of the Paris Climate Change Agreement. In this vein, I am presenting here select excerpts of an annotated interview with one of Malaysia’s leading technology advisors, Prof. G. Lalchand that was conducted by the Institution of Engineers of Malaysia (IEM). Malaysia is often […]

Green esteem: Selser Schaefer receives national recognition for sustainable architecture – Tulsa World

Imagine a supermarket that is at once pleasing to the eye, convenient for the consumer and easy on the Earth. Tulsa-based Selser Schaefer Architects did just that. Thank you for reading and relying on TulsaWorld.com for your news and information. You have now viewed your allowance of free articles. Login Subscribe You must login to […]

Third Edition of National Green Building Standard Now Available – ACHR NEWS

WASHINGTON — The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) announced that the third edition of the ICC/ASHRAE 700-2015 National Green Building Standard (NGBS) has been approved by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) and is available for public use. First published in 2009, the NGBS sets the bar for sustainable, high-performance residential construction and provides […]