As the certification grows more popular, industry opposition to it is ramping up.
New research suggests LEED-ND projects can dramatically cut down on driving rates.
Might there be hope of more affordable "eco homes" in the future?
For now at least, the country's most sustainable form of urbanism is relegated to pilot projects.
The proposed 116-story Imperial Tower will offer a slew of sustainable options.
Visions for sustainable building in the education system courtesy the National Building Museum.
A new report suggests it would be better for the environment to tear them all down.
A new certified LEED-platinum building may not be all that green, if you consider its outlandish size and challenging climate setting.
A look at how the words we use have evolved.
A personal, eclectic list.
Can the good work of the Green Impact Zone be sustained once federal funds run out?
This green wall out of the University of Washington could bring plant life to dense urban areas where green space is hard to come by.
The country's national construction is on pace to heighten emissions by nearly 400 percent in less than 40 years. But these designers are trying to change that.
With its shiny recycled-metal rain screen and jauntily angled rooftop solar array, the 712-square-foot cottage is charming and sustainable.
A look at some of the country's forward-thinking projects.
This developer has done more than almost anyone else to promote green affordable housing.
Climate change is here. Here's what cities can do to mitigate some of its worst effects.
A low-income community in Boston taps homegrown business leaders for a brighter future.
An inner-city neighborhood in Boston is providing a strong example of how the rating system can guide improvements.
This proposed Chicago building doesn't look like much, but it could clean up the air around the city's expressway.