Green Builder magazine is looking for the best green residential home projects.
May 14, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Green Builder® magazine is looking for the best in residential, green homes for their annual Home of the Year Awards. The contest looks at innovative design, sustainable features, whole home performance, and integration with the natural environment.
Convenience, Bin Size Keys to Establishing Improved Results of Recycling in the Workplace
STAMFORD, Conn., April 28, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Providing employees with a desk-side recycling bin and a smaller trash bin attached to it can serve as a success model for increasing recycling and reducing waste in the workplace. The recommendation, referred to as the “Little Trash” scenario, is one key insight comprising the first wave of the “Recycling at Work” study, commissioned by Keep America Beautiful with support from PepsiCo Recycling and CBRE.
National Environmental Education Foundation and Samsung Celebrate National Environmental Education Week at Nizhoni Elementary School in Shiprock, New Mexico
Shiprock, N.M., April 22, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Samsung and the National Environmental Education Foundation (NEEF) awarded its first-ever Schoolyard STEM Lab to the students and teachers of Nizhoni Elementary School in Shiprock, N.M., today in celebration of the 10th annual National Environmental Education Week – the nation's largest celebration of environmental education.
Understanding the interconnectivity between water and energy is crucial to business success and resilience. Our latest report, the Energy-Water Nexus Toolkit, offers practical and mechanical solutions to immediately address the challenges.
Water and Energy systems are intertwined. Producing one involves the consumption of the other. This relationship is often referred to as the Energy-Water Nexus, and ensuring that those resources are being used efficiently is an important aspect to increasing resilience.
With the launch of Green Builder Media's "IAQ: Breathe Easier" website, AirCycler® is giving away one SmartExhaust™ Ventilation Control and Delay Timer.
The SmartExhaust™ combines the bathroom fan and light switches into one smart controller and features programmable settings to run the exhaust fan as often as you want, automatically. ENTER TO WIN HERE
Attend the Sustainability Forum 2015 on May 6-7, for collaborative breakout sessions. Participants will work alongside sustainability experts to examine specific case studies and learn how circular economy business models can create value.
Attendees will work alongside sustainability experts and business leaders to take a deep dive into specific case studies. Sessions will also include a discussion of markets, consumer engagement, infrastructure, and the business case.
Green Builder Media's April 9, 2015 Vantage Enewsletter
Code Conflict NAHB needs to get behind broad-based, widely-supported efforts to assure that American home buyers are the best housed in the world, even if it means that some of their members will have to be dragged kicking and screaming into the 21st Century.
Green Builder Media's April 2, 2015 Vantage Enewsletter
Solar in the Spotlight It’s solar power’s shining moment—the renewable energy source is currently growing faster than any other segment in the energy industry. Last year, a new solar system was installed in the U.S. every three minutes. Creative financing solutions and plummeting panel prices have made solar widely accessible for homeowners and businesses alike. And by next year, experts predict that solar will actually be the cheapest form of electricity in many U.S. states.