Wells Fargo plans to provide $200 billion in financing to sustainable businesses and projects by 2030, with more than 50 percent focused on clean technology and renewable energy transactions that directly support the transition to a low-carbon economy. The company,...
With California leading the way, many cities, counties and states are adopting green building strategies as mandatory requirements in local codes.
LG uses an open platform, open partnership, open connectivity ecosystem.
The tool was inspired by similar virtual tools, like the car builders seen on many automakers’ websites.
While preparing for climate change is a reality for today’s homeowners, lessening the impact on the earth’s resources also continues to be a key concern.
There's no good way to prevent or totally avoid a lightning strike, but homeowners can minimize the damage.
For many residents, energy is the second largest household expense after mortgage or rent.
Fannie Mae has received its fourth consecutive Energy Star Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). An Energy Star partner since 2011, Fannie Mae received the award for its continued commitment and...
Panasonic Eco Solutions will be honored April 20 for its outstanding efforts to improve the availability of energy-efficient indoor air quality solutions in the marketplace.
Hillcrest Residences has become the largest confirmed Passive House Institute U.S. certified (PHIUS) development in North America by square footage and number of units, according to a release from the developer. The new, energy-efficient senior housing development brings 66 apartment...
While saving on labor costs might attract DIYers, the hidden costs to any project may send them packing.
RESNET announced an additional 13 homebuilders will market their homes using RESNET’s HERS Index Score for energy efficiency, joining the more than 170 builders already marketing their high-performance homes. These leading builders are committed to having all of their homes...
When you remodel your home, you don’t have to throw everything out and start from scratch.
For the sixth consecutive year, Meritage Homes has received the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) 2018 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award for its leadership in protecting the environment by advancing energy efficiency in home building....
Take a look at what currently exists in your yard to determine what you love about it and what you’d like to change.
This report shows that PACE financing is a great way to safely and effectively make important home improvements.
Like the foundation of a building, a floor is only as strong as its core.
The most common places to find household leaks are your toilet, sinks or water heater.
According to Builder Magazine, more than half of homeowners are planning to spend money on renovations this year.
Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) is a certification program that provides independent verification of a building’s green features. The program encourages the design, construction, operation and maintenance of resource-efficient, high-performing, healthy, cost-effective buildings.