National Green Building Standard (NAHB)

Austin May Use Building Codes to Protect Against Wildfire

Austin considers a plan that would require all new homes and businesses constructed near wildland areas to be built with ...
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Florida Utilities Slow Adoption of Rooftop Solar Power

In Florida, the political clout and incentives of the big utilities have discouraged homeowners from installing solar panels. Ivan Penn's ...
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ICC-ES Approves Tesla Solar Roof

Tesla Solar Roof receives building code approval from ICC-ES. You can have the greatest new building product in the world, ...
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Seven Years After Sandy, Slow Moves Toward Resiliency

As Jose Cardoso reports in CityLimits.org, there has been some progress making New York City as a whole--and the Resilient ...
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Texas Governor Quashes Local Control of Building Materials Selections

Can states control what individual cities and neighborhoods communities look like? Texas did. As reported by Diana Zoga of NBC ...
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Report: Wildfires and Wood Stoves Pollute

A report in The Guardian this morning points to the growing problem of high particulate pollution, especially in the West, but ...
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