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The Louisville Free Public Library South Central Regional Library, designed by MSR, provides an example of how daylighting and artificial lighting can be balanced to create a quality environment. (Photo: Brandon Stengel)

Lighting Design for Health and Sustainability: A Guide for Architects

By James Wilson

Lighting is an essential element in quality environments that support health and wellness while reducing energy use.

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Innovative LED Lighting from LightFair 2018

The LightFair innovation award winners showcase LED lighting’s evolving technology and how its sustainability image has changed. Read more »

Social Sustainability and Architecture

How can architects and designers increase social value in the built environment? Read more »

WELL v2 Brings Big Changes, Aims for Greater Equity

With fewer requirements, more options, and a revised fee structure, WELL v2 responds to early user feedback. Read more »

Energy Modeling the ASHRAE 209 Way: Throughout Design and Beyond

Aimed at improving building performance, a new standard offers comprehensive guidance on energy modeling during design. Read more »

A Chemical Database and Discussion Group in One

The Chemical Hazard Data Commons is a resource on toxic chemicals for geeks and newbies alike. Read more »

Materials Transparency & LEED WEBCAST

In this 50-minute webcast, BuildingGreen President Nadav Malin will show you which LEED v4 Materials & Resources (MR) credits your project can easily achieve, and what you need to know to get them. Read more »

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