Green Policy

Green Building Aficianado Constructs His Dream Home
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Green Building Aficianado Constructs His Dream Home

Sam Evans-Brown, a reporter for New Hampshire Public Radio, shows off his net-zero... More

Belmont, Mass Votes for Third-Party Peer Review of Toll Bros.’ Cleanup Plan
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Belmont, Mass Votes for Third-Party Peer Review of Toll Bros.’ Cleanup Plan

Cushing Village development site’s RAM plan is currently open for comment. More

California Gov. Jerry Brown Releases New State Spending Plan for Housing
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California Gov. Jerry Brown Releases New State Spending Plan for Housing

Plan calls for easier permitting process and funding incentives for local... More

The U.S. Cities with the Strongest Sustainability Programs
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The U.S. Cities with the Strongest Sustainability Programs

Seattle tops the list, followed by Winter Park, Fla., Philadelphia, and Berkeley,... More

Portland Prepares to Require Home Energy Scores on Real Estate Listings
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Portland Prepares to Require Home Energy Scores on Real Estate Listings

Climate advocates are in support, but realtors oppose the “needless complication... More

NGBS Green and Pivotal Energy Solutions Announce Data Sharing Agreement
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NGBS Green and Pivotal Energy Solutions Announce Data Sharing Agreement

The partnership will put NGBS-certified homes into the Axis energy efficiency data... More

Builders Scramble to Meet California’s Net-Zero Timetable
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Builders Scramble to Meet California’s Net-Zero Timetable

Some say new regulations could lower the price of energy-efficiency, while others... More

New Energy Benchmarking Platform Unveiled at Greenbuild
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New Energy Benchmarking Platform Unveiled at Greenbuild

Arc will drive energy efficiency performance through open data. More

Florida is the Sunshine State. Why Is It So Hard to Get Solar There?
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Florida is the Sunshine State. Why Is It So Hard to Get Solar There?

To make solar panels affordable, many rooftop solar users sell excess electricity... More

NGBS Green Certification Recognized by Green Advantage
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NGBS Green Certification Recognized by Green Advantage

Freddie Mac's new multifamily green financing option will favor buildings with... More

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