energy performance

A Coming Pivot: From Net Zero Energy To Net Zero Carbon

Building Tech & Products 08.05.21

A Coming Pivot: From Net Zero Energy To Net Zero Carbon

Here's how Thrive Home Builders ceo Gene Myers is teaming up with Digibilt platform president and ceo John McLinden to apply digital twin technologies to reach net carbon zero in new homes.

The Elon Musk Watch: An Austin 'Solar Neighborhood' By Design

Building Tech & Products 07.13.21

The Elon Musk Watch: An Austin 'Solar Neighborhood' By Design

Brookfield, Tesla, Dacra team up to launch a scale-able sustainable and attainable home and community development and construction model. Now comes the hard part. Doing it as promised.

Code Rage: When Politics Poisons Policy, Nobody Wins

Policy 03.12.21

Code Rage: When Politics Poisons Policy, Nobody Wins

The International Code Council announced a new "framework" for code development. A dispute intensified. Now what?