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Greenbuild Exhibitors Bring in the Light, Keep out the Heat

The glass, glazing and fenestration industry made its presence felt at this year's Glassbuild.

Green building offers a unique challenge for the glazing industry. It demands buildings bring in more light to reduce artificial lighting costs and enhance occupant health, while simultaneously asking for better thermal performance for lower energy usage. Fortunately, the industry … Continue reading

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Program Operator Consortium Launched for Environmental Product Declarations Market

Several industry groups have come together to launch a Program Operator Consortium for the environmental product declarations market. ASTM International, ICC Evaluation Service, NSF International and Sustainable Minds launched the program this morning at Greenbuild in Washington, D.C. The consortium … Continue reading

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The November Newscast Looks at Thin Glass and Our Green Award Winners

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This month we’re headed back to glasstec to learn more about recent developments in thin glass applications. Also, take a closer look at winners of the 2014 USGlass Green Design Awards. Click HERE to watch the video on Youtube.

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Greenbuild Seeing the Daylight

The conversation on natural light was ongoing throughout the week on the Greenbuild 2014 show room floor in New Orleans. While showcasing the environmental aspect of their respective products, glass- and fenestration-related exhibitors also stressed the significance of daylighting as … Continue reading

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Energy Efficiency Rules Day for Glass, Fenestration at Greenbuild

As members of all different sectors of the construction industry walk the show floor at Greenbuild 2014, the trends are pretty clear. Jerry Moser, director of sales at Pennsylvania-based glazier RA Kennedy & Sons, is one of the many attendees … Continue reading

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USGBC Announce Opening Plenary Speakers for Greenbuild 2014

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has announced the speakers for the Opening Plenary of the 2014 Greenbuild Conference and Expo. The Opening Plenary, which takes place at 6 p.m. Wednesday, October 22 at the New Orleans Superdome, will feature … Continue reading

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2016 Greenbuild Annual Conference & Expo to Take Place in Los Angeles

The 2016 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo will be held in Los Angeles, according to an announcement from event organizers, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and Hanley Wood. The event previously had been scheduled for San Diego. “Los Angeles … Continue reading

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Watch the December Newscast for Green Awards and Outtakes

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USGNN’s December Video Newscast takes a look at winners of USGlass magazine’s 2013 Green Design Awards, presented during the Greenbuild Expo. Be sure to keep watching to view our annual outtakes from the USGNN anchors. Continue reading

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USGNN November Newscast: Sustaining Innovation

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Top-level executives with several manufacturers at the Greenbuild show in Philadelphia tell us about their visions for the future of their companies. Also take a look at some of the green commercial fenestration products on display. Continue reading

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VIDEO: Coatings, Curtainwalls and Commercial Glazing

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From glazing to fenestration, energy-efficient products abound at the Greenbuild show in Philadelphia. See some of the latest sustainable products exhibitors say can help builders with green initiatives. Continue reading

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