Green Design

Oregon Home is First to Meet Living Building Challenge
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Oregon Home is First to Meet Living Building Challenge

Tom Elliott and Barbara Scott have constructed the first single-family home to... More

Newland Communities' N.C. Projects Save Residents $1 Million
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Newland Communities' N.C. Projects Save Residents $1 Million

Sustainable strategies help the developer pass energy savings on to its home buyers. More

This Charger Uses A Mini Solar Panel To Power Electronics
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This Charger Uses A Mini Solar Panel To Power Electronics

The Solartab C charger features a photovoltaic panel that lets phones and laptops... More

Construction Kicks Off at Zero-Energy-Ready Texas Development
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Construction Kicks Off at Zero-Energy-Ready Texas Development

Two builders break ground on Austin's Whisper Valley; homes will be ready early... More

Strawberry-Covered Facade is an Eco-Friendly Scaffolding Upgrade
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Strawberry-Covered Facade is an Eco-Friendly Scaffolding Upgrade

According to engineering firm Arup, green facades can reduce air pollution by up... More

How Builders Are Meeting the Call for Net Zero Energy Homes
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How Builders Are Meeting the Call for Net Zero Energy Homes

By 2020, California's goal is to have all new homes produce as much energy as they... More

How Much Can Tesla Charge For Its Solar Roof Tiles to Be Competitive?
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How Much Can Tesla Charge For Its Solar Roof Tiles to Be Competitive?

Consumer Reports calculates what Tesla’s new solar tile would have to cost to give... More

A New Wind and Solar-Powered EV-Charging Car Port Gets a New Look
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A New Wind and Solar-Powered EV-Charging Car Port Gets a New Look

A Swedish firm seeks to bring aesthetic designs to functional car ports for... More

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Tesla's Inspired Process through Innovation Tesla's Inspired Process through Innovation

JB Straubel, chief technical officer at Tesla, shares the history of massive transformation in the automobile industry in this video from the HIVE conference. More

This New Furniture is Grown from Mushroom Materials
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This New Furniture is Grown from Mushroom Materials

At the 2016 Greenbuild Expo earlier this month, Ecovative Design launched a new... More

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