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Historic Preservation in Boston: The Antidote to “Heritage Décor?”

by Alyssa Curran

To preserve or to build anew? The significance of preserving historic structures and places is often debated, typically falling into arguments related to aesthetics, budgets, cultural identity, econom...

Has City of Syracuse Greenwashed its Sustainability Plan?

by Sukhmann Aneja

Five years ago, the city of Syracuse, New York jumped on the green design bandwagon by developing a Sustainability Plan meant to reduce energy consumption while preserving and protecting the environme...

Greenbuild 2017: Turning a “Sleepy Country into an Innovation Nation”

by Alyssa Curran

The annual Greenbuild International Conference and Expo has been hosted by the U.S. Green Building Council since 2002, drawing together professionals from across the green building industry. The event...

Your Guide to Joining The Global Grid Monthly Twitter Chat #TheGlobalGrid

by Sarah Essbai

Every third Wednesday of the month, join our community of urban development, building professionals, and enthusiasts in an hour-long chat on Twitter, from 12:00 p.m. to 01:00 p.m. PST, to discuss a wi...