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Prefab + Panelization

Australia-Based Dimensions X Is Creating a More Sustainable Future for Prefab

Dimensions X is taking notes from Tesla to deliver an efficient and sustainable prefab product for Australian homebuyers

Codes + Standards

Revised U.S. Light Bulb Standards Seek to Reduce Utility Bills and Cut Emissions

Recently announced lighting standards will limit the production and distribution of costly and inefficient bulbs

Energy Efficiency

Manufactured Homes Lack Strong Energy Efficiency Standards That Could Increase Affordability

Stronger universal energy efficiency standards could reduce energy costs for residents living in manufactured homes

Energy Efficiency

Decarbonization Efforts Largely Exclude Affordable Housing

Affordable housing projects could perhaps benefit the most from renewable energy and eco-friendly building solutions, but decarbonization efforts aren’t geared toward multifamily construction

NAHB

NAHB Chairman’s Message: Development of Next National Green Building Standard Underway

Home Innovation Research Labs has begun the process of developing the next edition of the ICC-700 NGBS, the national standard used to define and measure sustainable design and construction

NAHB

NAHB Opposes Proposed Tax Credit Program Changes

NAHB Policy Briefing | NAHB opposes changes to Section 45L Energy Efficient Home Credit; supply of 'missing middle' moderate-density housing isn't sufficient to meet demand

Q+A

Ken Calligar Is Shaping a New Era of Resilient Construction

Sustainability. Affordability. Resilience. From cost savings to ballistic ratings, Ken Calligar says Re-Structure Group's design solutions are ushering in a new frontier of durable green building, which also offers promise for providing affordable housing

HVAC

Geothermal Heat Pumps Are the Cost-Effective Home Energy Sources of the Future

The most budget friendly and energy efficient home heating and cooling solution could be right beneath our feet, experts say

Green Projects

The Luxury Real Estate Market Is Doubling Down on Its Carbon Footprint

New building initiatives taking over the luxury market aim to reduce carbon emissions for the long term

Green Projects

This Off-Grid Colorado Project Lays the Groundwork for Green Housing’s Future

The resilient and energy efficient VISION House offers a glimpse into the future of eco-conscious construction

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