Green Building http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6612/more en U.S. Solar Market Grows 95% in 2016, Smashes Records http://ecmweb.com/green-building/us-solar-market-grows-95-2016-smashes-records <div class="node-body article-body">In its biggest year to date, the United States solar market nearly doubled its annual record.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/us-solar-market-grows-95-2016-smashes-records" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/us-solar-market-grows-95-2016-smashes-records#comments Green Building Fri, 17 Feb 2017 22:07:00 +0000 145581 at http://ecmweb.com Recharged for Reuse http://ecmweb.com/green-building/recharged-reuse <div class="node-body article-body">Electric vehicle (EV) use is steadily increasing on a global scale, thanks to two main drivers.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/recharged-reuse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/recharged-reuse#comments Energy Efficiency Green Building Power Quality Silver Wed, 15 Feb 2017 20:20:00 +0000 145401 at http://ecmweb.com America’s First Offshore Wind Farm Is Operational http://ecmweb.com/contractor/america-s-first-offshore-wind-farm-operational <div class="node-body article-body">The nation’s newest wind farm isn’t harnessing energy on a mountain ridge or an open field. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/contractor/america-s-first-offshore-wind-farm-operational" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/contractor/america-s-first-offshore-wind-farm-operational#comments Energy Efficiency Green Building Contractor Silver Wed, 15 Feb 2017 20:08:00 +0000 145381 at http://ecmweb.com DOE Announces $30 Million for Projects to Integrate Solar into Grid http://ecmweb.com/green-building/doe-announces-30-million-projects-integrate-solar-grid <div class="node-body article-body">The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy SunShot Initiative has announced up to $30 million in new projects</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/doe-announces-30-million-projects-integrate-solar-grid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/doe-announces-30-million-projects-integrate-solar-grid#comments Green Building Thu, 02 Feb 2017 18:52:00 +0000 144961 at http://ecmweb.com iStock/Thinkstock Funds Flow for School Construction http://ecmweb.com/green-building/funds-flow-school-construction <div class="node-body article-body">This November, 75% of school construction bond issues on the ballot were approved by voters.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/funds-flow-school-construction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/funds-flow-school-construction#comments Green Building Fri, 06 Jan 2017 15:08:00 +0000 144091 at http://ecmweb.com Jetta Productions/DigitalVision/Thinkstock Deepwater Wind Plans Offshore Wind Farm to Serve Maryland http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/deepwater-wind-plans-offshore-wind-farm-serve-maryland <div class="node-body article-body">Deepwater Wind has announced plans for the Skipjack Wind Farm, a new offshore wind farm that will help Maryland meet its clean-energy goals. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/deepwater-wind-plans-offshore-wind-farm-serve-maryland" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/power-quality/deepwater-wind-plans-offshore-wind-farm-serve-maryland#comments Green Building Power Quality Thu, 05 Jan 2017 18:41:00 +0000 144061 at http://ecmweb.com TebNad/iStock/Thinkstock Data Center Standard Published by ASHRAE http://ecmweb.com/green-building/data-center-standard-published-ashrae <div class="node-body article-body">A newly published energy standard for data centers features a performance based approach that is more flexible and accommodating of innovative changes.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/data-center-standard-published-ashrae" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/data-center-standard-published-ashrae#comments Green Building Mon, 28 Nov 2016 15:38:00 +0000 142941 at http://ecmweb.com scanrail/iStock/Thinkstock Changes to Commissioning Requirements Proposed for Green Building Standard http://ecmweb.com/green-building/changes-commissioning-requirements-proposed-green-building-standard <div class="node-body article-body">Changes to the commissioning requirements in Standard 189.1 that would increase its ability to support achieving high performance green buildings are open for public input.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/changes-commissioning-requirements-proposed-green-building-standard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/changes-commissioning-requirements-proposed-green-building-standard#comments Green Building Wed, 23 Nov 2016 16:35:00 +0000 142711 at http://ecmweb.com RGBAlpha/iStock/Thinkstock ASHRAE/IES Publish 2016 Energy Efficiency Standard http://ecmweb.com/green-building/ashraeies-publish-2016-energy-efficiency-standard <div class="node-body article-body">The newly published energy efficiency standard from ASHRAE and IES contains energy savings measures as a result of industry input.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/ashraeies-publish-2016-energy-efficiency-standard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/ashraeies-publish-2016-energy-efficiency-standard#comments Green Building Mon, 21 Nov 2016 20:28:00 +0000 142501 at http://ecmweb.com alice-photo/iStock/Thinkstock DOE Recognizes UC Berkeley For Campus-Wide Energy Innovations http://ecmweb.com/green-building/doe-recognizes-uc-berkeley-campus-wide-energy-innovations <div class="node-body article-body">The Energy Department’s Better Buildings Challenge program recognized University of California, Berkeley for its leadership in energy efficiency. </div> <p><a 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