An Introduction to the Cost Benefits of Green Buildings

Read the full post at Curbed. Last week, Curbed U explored the world of green buildings, but we only briefly touched on the financial benefits. Rick Cook, of the eco-minded firm COOKFOX, told us that building green costs only fractionally more than not building green, and today we're diving into a report that supports this …

New Database Tracks Energy Legislation

Read the full story at DomesticFuel.com. Colorado State University’s Center for the New Energy Economy (CNEE) has launched an Advanced Energy Legislation (AEL) Tracker, a database tracking energy-related state legislation pending in all 50 states. Types of energy include solar, wind, biofuels, natural gas and more. The AEL was created in partnership with Advanced Energy …

Position Opening: Director, Illinois Sustainable Technology Center

Director Illinois Sustainable Technology Center Prairie Research Institute University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign invites applications and nominations for the position of Director of the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center. For over 25 years, the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (ISTC) has been a leader at both the state and the national level …