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ASHRAE Proposes Commissioning Process Standard

Standard 202P, Commission Process for Buildings and Systems, identifies the minimum acceptable commissioning process. Public review period runs until Oct. 1. More

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Energy Star Now Available for Multifamily High-Rise Buildings

The EPA has announced that new multifamily high-rise buildings are now eligible to qualify as Energy Star projects. More

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Updated IAQ Standard Will Ease Home Retrofits

The latest version of ASHRAE's residential ventilation and indoor air quality standard provides alternative compliance paths for installations in existing homes. More

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HUD and CDC Push Healthy Homes Agenda

HUD deputy secretary Sims: “Our homes ought to be a place where we can raise our children without fear of making them sick." More

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Bright Ideas

When the decree “Let there be light,” came from above, it didn't specify exactly... More

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watch your step

In the past year and a half, Edward Mazria's 2030 manifesto has taken on a momentum of its own. Until recently, the 67-year-old architect was a principal in the successful Santa Fe, N.M., practice of Mazria Riskin Odems and lecturing about global warming on the side. More

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Wall Wars

When it comes to moisture control, one of the most conventional pieces of wisdom is that all homes need a vapor barrier. More

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