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Join The Dark Sky Movement

05/05/21
The International Dark-Sky Association works to protect the night skies for present and future generations.

The Federal Commitment to Green Building: Experiences and Expectations

03/11/20
This report assesses, for the first time, what the Federal government is doing, in policy and practice, to make its buildings more environmentally sustainable, and provides recommendations for how the Federal sector can make even…

Green Building Policy Options for the Public Sector

03/11/20
Green building is receiving increased attention in the public sector in the United States. Over the past ten years, public sec-tor organizations have gone from “testing the waters” with green building pilot projects to developing…

LED Lights In The Village Of Great Neck

04/07/18
Babylon is installing LED lights in all 13,250 of its streetlamps, reflecting a shift across Long Island for energy-efficient lighting. The additional advantage of LEDs in Babylon resulted in making the town safer. The projected…

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How Nonprofit and Public-Sector Clients Are Driving Sustainable Design

By Deane Madsen  Photo by Nic Lehoux   01/03/19  
As these three examples of nonprofit and public-sector clients suggest, those at the top can empower architects to make impactful choices, provided they embrace sustainable goals of substance.