Environmental + Sustainability

Environmental news, green energy news, green technology, engineering and construction. Sustainability news for the AEC industry.

Healthy Residence Halls Promote Student Physical Activity, Utilize Sustainable Construction Materials

St. Louis, MO – In 1984, the World Health Organization suggested that up to 30% of new and renovated buildings had excessive complaints related...

Seven Myths and Seven Facts about Waterless Urinals

Vista, CA.  - Even though there are more no-water urinals installed around the world today than ever before, there are still quite a few...

EPA Announces $14 Million to Reduce Excess Nutrients and Stormwater Pollution in the Great...

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will accept applications for Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI) grants until July 12. EPA expects to award...

Orange County Great Park

Grasscrete: Meeting California’s demanding stormwater retention requirements has never been easier By Sean O’Keefe In construction, innovation is essential and, as the needs of the industry...

Good Consumption

The Milan Triennale’s USA Pavilion, curated by two engineers, asks us to rethink our use of materials By Russell Fortmeyer and Frances Yang It turns out...

Scientists Revisit the Cold Case of Cold Fusion

Scientists from the University of British Columbia, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the University of Maryland, the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, and Google are...

Experts Testify to Congress About Need for Stronger, Resilient U.S. Transportation Infrastructure Using Composites...

Arlington, VA– On Tuesday, May 21, 2019, experts testified before the Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight of the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Science,...

First Electric Class 8 Rear Loader in the US to Service Seattle

Seattle, WA – Build Your Dreams (BYD), the leader in commercial electric truck deployments in the United States, delivered Seattle’s first ever all-electric refuse truck, which...

Phipps Conservatory Opens Exhibit Staging Center, Setting a New Standard in Green Buildings

Pittsburgh, PA – Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens continues to lead in sustainable building design and construction with the unveiling of the Exhibit Staging Center (ESC). Formerly...

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