The 2017 International Builders’ Show (IBS) marks my 26th consecutive year of attendance.
Courtland Place Passive House in Washington. Photo: Rob Harrison/Creative Commons
Free guide includes spotlight on individual projects
Building homes in factories could help reduce the industry’s energy consumption
RESNET launched a new Water Efficiency Rating index to give homeowners an indication of their home's water-efficiency.
Photo: Matt Harris/Flickr
State housing authorities are starting to take an interest in Passive House standards
Are homebuyers more interested in being green or saving green?
There's more public awareness of the need for water conservation, but the U.S. still has the highest per capita water consumption in the world
A home produces enough energy to charge electric cars and power part of the museum next door
Photo courtesy of Honda Smart House US.
If you’re only selling energy efficiency, then you're not seeng the big picture, and you may even be alienating young buyers
Google Streetview of Norton Commons.
A ground-source heat pump will be required in every unit.