The U.S. Department of Energy has announced it will invest up to $14million in R&D projects for energy efficient technologies designed to help reduce energy loads, save money and create a greener future.
While LEED and its accreditation is a well understood concept within the building industry, newcomers and your clients mightn't. A new video from the U.S. Green Building Council provides the answers. The short video explains the LEED program and how it's helping to create greener buildings for the future.
Work has started on the ABC (Affordable, Buildable, Certifiable) Green Home 2.0 in the Californian city of Walnut after the ceremonious groundbreaking recently. The project will feature energy efficient technologies such as Icynene spray foam insulation.
RESNET and the International Code Council have agreed to a comprehensive strategy to ease the transition of the implementation of the energy rating index option in state and local energy codes for the 2015 building code.
Nowadays, there are an array of incentives and marketing messaging behind energy and energy conservation and how it leads to monetary savings. RESNET shows that with home improvement, the savings are a reality.
Building Genius presents architects, commercial builders and production builders with an insight into the spray foam insulation and building industries across the United States and Canada. With a key focus on building science, codes and standards, burgeoning trends, industry development and news, Building Genius offers an outlook from the spray foam insulation industry leader, Icynene, from the perspective of our top engineers, code specialists and industry experts.