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Solar power with a free side of drinking water
EPA Releases New Resource to Help States and Tribes Improve Water Quality Standard Public Hearings
Electric vehicles in every driveway is the future. But let’s be smart about it
IAPMO Proudly Supports 2019 National High-Performance Building Week
DOE Announces $33.5 Million for Energy Efficient, Advanced Building Construction Technologies & Practices
Comment Period Extended for Draft Homes Program, WaterSense Version 2.0
IAPMO Seeks WE•Stand Task Group Members
The City of Santa Monica Advances the One Water Concept
Mayor Garcetti Launches L.A.’S Green New Deal
EPA Seeks Public Input for Development of National Water Reuse Action Plan
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Team Grand Winner at Solar Decathlon Design Challenge
EPA Honors 2019 ENERGY STAR® Award Winners
Making Lead Pipes Safe
New NIBS-NBI Energy Tool to Help Cities Set Framework to Achieve Performance Goals
Save the Date for the 2020 Solar Decathlon Design Challenge
Statement from EPA Water Chief on World Water Day
ISH India powered by IPA kicks-off movement to save water and addresses sanitation and water management solutions
Public Proposal Monograph Toward Development of 2020 WE•Stand Now Available for Online Download
IAPMO Seeks Technical Subcommittee Members for Development of Z1167 Standard as a U.S National Standard for Solid Waste Containment Interceptors
IAPMO Solicits Proposals for 2020 WE-Stand
BEST 2.0: The Building Efficiency System Tool™ Upgraded
IAPMO Seeks WE·Stand™ Task Group Members
UMC Embraces Geothermal
IAPMO Again Promotes and Celebrates National High-Performance Building Week
ANSI Accredits IAPMO to Act as U.S. Technical Advisory Group Administrator for Development of an International Water Efficiency Standard
Sixth Emerging Water Technology Symposium Gives Glimpse of Future
Energy Commission Adopts Standards Requiring Solar Systems for New Homes, First in Nation
Johnson Controls Metasys® Enterprise Management platform gives building owners and operators powerful new tools to showcase energy conservation
What’s on tap for the 6th Emerging Water Technology Symposium?
EPA Awards $1.9 Million to Water Research Foundation to Research Lead in Drinking Water
Department of Energy Announces $34 Million for Innovation Building Technologies Research and Development
EPA announces University of California, Berkeley winner of 6th annual RainWorks Challenge for innovative design of green infrastructure
EPA Names Top Cities for ENERGY STAR® Certified Buildings in 2017
EPA Honors 2018 ENERGY STAR® Partners of the Year
New Report Makes the Utility Case for Onsite Non-potable Water Systems
U.S. Congress Passes Omnibus Spending Bill Preserving WaterSense Program
IAPMO Participates in State Department Forum on World Water Day
Big Idea 6 released! Reduce Lead Risks and Embrace the Mission of Protecting Public Health
Facility Executive Magazine Publishes Article on WE•Stand
Take Control of Your Water and Wastewater
Sign-on Letter: Administration Again Calls for EPA WaterSense Program's Elimination in 2019
Salesforce Announces Innovative Water Recycling System for Salesforce Tower
New Study: Water Savings Program Results in Significant Energy Efficiency
WaterSense Looks to Update Program for Labeling Water-Efficient Homes
CALSEIA Is Now The California Solar & Storage Association
State Adopts Washington’s First Reclaimed Water Rule
World’s largest ‘Virtual Power Plant’ to Lower Energy Bills
Sustainability and Resiliency Planning for Water Utilities
NUS researchers pioneer water-based, eco-friendly and energy-saving air-conditioner
ARCSA's Role in Meeting California's Water Needs
San Diego’s Seawater Desalination Plant
IAPMO Develops Water Demand Calculator for Residential Buildings
EPA and the Army Propose to Amend the Effective Date of the 2015 Rule Defining “Waters of the United States”
Preliminary agreement reached to reduce electricity requirements for eight state buildings in Honolulu
At the Request of Industry, U.S. Senate Committee Supports WaterSense™
Home Features that Use Water
IAPMO Seeks Volunteers for 2020 WE•Stand Technical Committee
The Swiss Team Wins U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Prestigious Energy Competition Open for Final Weekend
ACEEE State Energy Efficiency Scorecard: ID, FL, VA Three Most-Improved States, MA Still #1
2017 WaterSense Partners of the Year
How to Design Cooling Systems using Next Generation, Eco Friendly Refrigerants
U.S. EPA Releases Final Specification for Spray Sprinkler Bodies with Integral Pressure Regulation to Earn WaterSense® Label
Introducing BEST: The Building Efficiency System Tool™ Powered by BEER
Report: EPA’s Voluntary WaterSense Program Demonstrated Success
Department of Energy Announces Building Energy Efficiency Frontiers & Innovation Technologies (BENEFIT) Funding Awards
Register Today for WSI 2017 Pre-Show Workshops and Post-Event Technical Tours
Back To School Ideas Water Conservation
One in eight U.S. homes uses a programmed thermostat with a central air conditioning unit
'Water is the biggest risk facing the planet' but disruptive tech solutions can help
IAPMO Board of Directors Releases More Expedient Development Timeline for 2021 Editions of Uniform Codes
Conglom Inc. Receives First IAPMO R&T Stainless Steel Sink Certification to NSF/ANSI 2-2015
Designs to Showcase Stormwater
Registration is Now Open for Imagine a Day Without Water 2017
DOE Issues Final Rule on Energy Conservation Standards for Walk-In Cooler and Freezer Refrigeration Systems
IAPMO-Led Effort Convinces U.S. House Subcommittee to Reject Proposed Elimination of WaterSense™
ASSE International Publishes Revised Performance Requirements for Beverage Dispensing Equipment Backflow Preventers
IAPMO Makes New Tentative Interim Amendment (TIA) Available for Public Comment
Berkeley Lab Helps California Get to Zero Net Energy Homes
Los Angeles Takes Big Step Forward Promoting Sustainability
Better Buildings Challenge Partners Save $1.9 Billion, 18 Achieve their Portfolio-Wide Goal this Year
IAPMO Again Participates in National High-Performance Building Week
Net Blue Toolkit to Help Communities Pursue Water-Neutral Growth
EPA's Office of Water Seeking Feedback on Reducing Regulatory Burden
EPA Announces Winners of 2016 Campus RainWorks Challenge
IAPMO Leads Coalition Effort Urging EPA to Continue Funding WaterSense®
Survey Reveals Half of Americans Don't Believe Water Scarcity is an Issue; Water Utilities Disagree
Study Estimates Up To 170-Billion-Gallon Water Savings Per Year Through Water-Efficient Toilets
IAPMO Advances Development of 2017 Water Efficiency and Sanitation Standard (WE•Stand)
EPA releases Route to Resilience Tool
Direct Potable Reuse Moves Closer to Reality in State of California
Make a Splash This Fix a Leak Week
Sloan, Chicago water board launch water conservation pilot program
Water Efficient Products to Combat Global Water Shortages
Manufacturers: WaterSense Webinar and New Program Mark Guidelines
US Water Alliance and Water Environment & Reuse Foundation Launch National Blue Ribbon Commission for Onsite Non-potable Water Systems
"One Water Roadmap: The Sustainable Management of Life's Most Essential Resource" Released
What You Need to Know about the New Energy Standard for Commercial Buildings: Standard 90.1-2016
EPA Draft Specification for Spray Sprinkler Bodies Release
$30 Million Joint Effort to Improve Solar Module Materials
Energy Department Invests $21 Million in 17 Projects to Speed Solar Adoption, Maximize Solar Benefits for States
Santa Monica City Council Votes in the World’s First Zero Net Energy Building Requirement; Implementation Begins in 2017
ASHRAE/IES Publish 2016 Energy Efficiency Standard
Energy Star Collaboration Aims to Increase Sales of Energy-Efficient Products
ASHRAE Commends Montreal Protocol Amendment to Phase Down HFCs
WaterSense® Announces Its 2016 Partners of the Year
California Golden Again on Energy Efficiency, Regains #1-State Spot in Tie with 6-Time Winner Massachusetts
New Residential ENERGY STAR® Program Shines Spotlight On Duct Sealing And HVAC Installation
Imagine H2O Water Policy Challenge to Promote Data Solutions in California
GSA and DOE Call for Innovative Technologies to Improve Federal and Commercial Buildings
Energy Department’s Better Buildings, Better Plants Program Has Saved $3 Billion in Energy Costs
Energy Department Announces $29 Million Investment in Enhanced Geothermal Systems Efforts
Median Installed Price of Solar in the United States Fell by 5-12% in 2015
Imagine a Day Without Water
New Study Reveals Best Practices to Help Improve Construction Performance
EPA Kicks Off Fifth Annual Campus RainWorks Challenge
Energy Department Announces Dates and New Contests for Solar Decathlon 2017 in Denver, Colorado
New residential water heater concept promises high efficiency, lower cost
US Green Building Council-L.A. Makes Green Building Education Hands-On, Mobile & Local with BuildSMART Trailer all of 2016
Freddie Mac Multifamily Launches Green AdvantageSM to Promote Affordable, Resource-Efficient Rentals
Germany, Italy, and Japan Top World Energy Efficiency Rankings
The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy acts as a catalyst to advance energy efficiency policies, programs, technologies, investments, and behaviors
Obama Administration Announces Clean Energy Savings for All Americans Initiative
Lessons in Water Wisdom
U.S. Green Building Council Announces 2015 LEED Homes Award Winners
WorldGBC launches groundbreaking project to ensure all buildings are “net zero” by 2050
10 Years of EPA’s WaterSense Program Results in Savings of More than a Trillion Gallons of Water and Billions on Utility Bills
Nation's Largest Net Zero Plus™ Commercial Building Retrofit Opens in Los Angeles
IEA SHC Publishes 2016 Edition of its Seminal Report - Solar Heat Worldwide
PILC Mark 10th Anniversary of WaterSense with Call for Program's Authorization
Governor Brown Issues Order to Continue Water Savings as Drought Persists
Energy Department Announces $25 Million to Accelerate Integration of Solar Energy into Nation’s Electrical Grid
ANSI EESCC Publishes Progress Report on Energy, Water Efficiency
U.S. Senate Passes Energy Bill With IAPMO Lobbied WaterSense and Energy-Water Nexus Language
Water Research Foundation Releases Updated Residential End Use Study
Seattle Passes Ordinance Requiring Big Building "Tune-ups"
EPA Proposes Use of Climate-Friendly Alternatives to HFCs
NREL Raises Rooftop Photovoltaic Technical Potential Estimate
EPA and DOE Honor 2016 Energy Star Partners of the Year for Outstanding Achievements in Energy Efficiency
One Water Summit 2016 June 8-10, 2016  Atlanta, Georgia
US Solar Market Set to Grow 119% in 2016, Installations to Reach 16 GW
The U.S. Water Partnership and Its Partners Make Commitments to The White House Water Summit
MIT researchers create citywide building energy model for Boston
White House to Unveil IAPMO’s Drought Toolkit
IAPMO Invited to Participate in White House Water Summit on World Water Day
US Water Alliance Announces New Board of Directors
Energy Department Announces Denver as Next Location for Solar Decathlon Competition in 2017
EPA Encourages Americans to Become Leak Detectives
Energy Department Announces 16 Collegiate Teams to Compete in Solar Decathlon 2017
EPA Releases Online Mapping Tool to Help Protect Drinking Water Sources
Study Finds Global Green Building is Expected to Double by 2018
U.S. Green Building Council-L.A. Announces ‘Building Resilience-L.A.’ Empowering Building/Property Owners and Communities on a Joint Path to Resilience
USGBC Releases the 2015 Top 10 States for LEED Green Building Per Capita in the U.S.
Energy Department Announces 16 Collegiate Teams to Compete in Solar Decathlon 2017
Only a Few Days Left to Submit Proposals for 2017 WE•Stand
IAPMO R&T Certifying Flushometer-Valve Water Closets to WaterSense® Specification
ASPE & ARCSA Partner to Promote Rainwater and Stormwater Harvesting
Energy Department Announces Largest Energy Efficiency Standard in History
IAPMO Commends House Passage of WaterSense Legislation
EPA recognizes WaterSense® 2015 Partners of the Year
IAPMO Extends Proposals Deadline for 2017 WE•Stand
DOE Seeks Comments on Enforcement of Regional Standards for Central Air Conditioners
New Study Suggests Strong Outlook for Green Homes
Storage advance may boost solar thermal energy potential
USGBC announces 2015 School District Scholarship recipients 
Hanley Wood Launches 2015 Greenbuild Unity Home at Greenbuild International Conference & Expo in Washington, D.C.
ACEEE State Scorecard: Massachusetts Edges Out California as Most Energy-Efficient State, Maryland Among Most Improved
IAPMO Granted Audited Designator Status in Development of WE•Stand
IAPMO Supports WaterSense® Codification Legislation
2015 Uniform Solar Energy and Hydronics Code (USEHC) Now Available in All Formats
IAPMO Solicits Proposals for 2017 WE•Stand
Manufacturers in U.S. Energy Department’s Better Plants Program Save More Than $2 Billion in Energy Costs; Program Expands to Help America’s Water Systems
Stanford engineers invent transparent coating that cools solar cells to boost efficiency
DOE Releases Common Definition for Zero Energy Buildings, Campuses, and Communities
GreenPoints™ For Water Efficiency
President Obama Announces More Than a Billion Dollars in Energy Department Initiatives to Advance Innovative Clean Energy Technologies
2015 Uniform Solar Energy and Hydronics Code (USEHC) eBook Now Available
Joint ARCSA/ASPE Stormwater Harvesting Standard Receives ANSI Approval
Department of Energy Selects U.C. Berkeley to Lead Consortium for U.S.-China Clean Energy Research Center’s Energy-Water Track
California Drought Provides Fertile Ground For Silicon Valley Water Innovation
Continuing Push for National Educational Accreditation for Rainwater Harvesting
Energy-Water Nexus Legislation Supported by IAPMO Included in Senate Bill
Accelerating Sustainable Stormwater Infrastructure Investments
Drought-Prone Cities Get Real With Gray Water
ARCSA Accredited Professional Workshops in Vancouver, WA and Monterey, CA
IAPMO R&T Announces New American National Standard for Solar Heating Systems
The American Hydrofluorocarbon Coalition Files Antidumping Duty Petition Against China
IAPMO Releases We•Stand Development Timeline for 2017 Cycle
California Reduces Water Use by Nearly 29 Percent in Advance of June Conservation Mandates
Study Finds Costs of Residential Energy Efficiency Investments are Double the Benefits
Department of Energy Announces 18 New Projects to Accelerate Technologies for Efficient Residential Combined Heat Development
IAPMO Seeks UMC Task Group Members to Examine the Ducts, Ammonia, and Hydronics Provision
Energy Department Recognizes Denver Area Partners for Housing and Building Efficiency
16 Little Known Ways to Save Water at Home
IAPMO Supports National High-Performance Buildings Week
PHCC Voices Deep Concerns About EPA’s Proposed Clean Water Rule
PHCC Voices Deep Concerns About EPA’s Proposed Clean Water Rule
Boston, NYC, Washington, DC, San Francisco, and Seattle Rank as America’s Most Energy-Efficient US Cities
The American Institute of Architects Select the 2015 COTE Top Ten Green Projects
EPA’s Energy Star Launches "Flip Your Fridge" Initiative
Governor Brown’s Executive Order / CCR Update
ARCSA Supports State of Colorado Rainwater Harvesting Legislation
University of Maryland Named Winner of EPA Campus RainWorks Challenge
Energy Department Recognizes San Antonio Area Partners for Advancing Energy Efficiency
EPA Seeking Comments on Rulemaking Process for Reduction of Lead in Drinking Water Act
EPA and DOE Honor 2015 Energy Star Partners of the Year for Leadership on Energy Efficiency, Acting on Climate
IAPMO Announces Plans to Develop American National Standard for Water Efficiency — WE•Stand 2017
Important Notification Regarding California Governor Brown’s Executive Order / CEC New Regulation
Rainwater Harvesting: A Component of Water Week 2015, Washington DC
EPA Encourages Consumers to Save 1 Trillion Gallons of Wasted Water
Proposed efficiency standard may eliminate noncondensing gas furnaces
IndoWater Expected to the be Largest the Largest and Most Comprehensive Water, Wastewater & Recycling Technology Expo in Indonesia
IAPMO R&T Announces New Draft American National Standard for Rating Solar Heating Collectors Available for Public Comments, Due March 9
Sustainable Management Standard Receives ANSI Approval
EPA Approves New Climate-Friendly Refrigerants
Johnson Controls Partners With UW-Madison to Reduce Commercial Energy Costs
DOE Proposes Energy Conservation Standards for Residential Furnaces
EPA Finalizes Updates to Air Standards for Future Wood Heaters
Sustainable Activated Carbon Media Standard Receives ANSI Approval
WaterSense Kicks Off 2015 Outreach With Fix a Leak Week
UNSW researchers set world record in solar energy efficiency
Department of Energy Announces 22 New Projects to Enable Emissions Reductions and Improve Energy Efficiency
CPUC Adopts ‘Solar-Friendly’ Rate for Commercial, Industrial Customers
EPA Releases Draft WaterSense Specification for Flushometer-Valve Toilets
EPA Announces New Energy Star Tool for Homeowners to Save Money, Energy This Winter
EPA Recognizes the First Existing Apartment, Condo Buildings with ENERGY STAR Certification
IAPMO Signs On as New Partner in EPA MOU on Decentralized Wastewater Treatment Systems
Plumbing, Mechanical, Water Efficiency Industry Leaders Issue Call for Abstracts for Fifth International Emerging Technology Symposium
EPA Names The Home Depot 2014 WaterSense Partner of the Year
USGBC-Los Angeles’ 10th Annual Green Gala
EPA’s WaterSense 2014 Partners of the Year Honored for Efficiency Efforts to Protect Nation’s Water Supply
New Air Conditioner Standards Would Rank as Biggest Energy Saver in U.S. DOE History
TOTO Confirmed As Global Leader By Dow Jones Sustainability World Index For Fourth Consecutive Year
IAPMO Participates in White House Green Infrastructure Leadership Roundtable
Using Less but Paying More
IAPMO to Seek Public Comments for 2015 Edition of Green Plumbing and Mechanical Code Supplement
Fast Food With No Water
Massachusetts Governor Signs Law Promoting Use of Renewable Energy Sources in Building or Cooling Systems
First American National Standard for Sustainable Drinking Water Treatment Systems Released
Cost, Confidence and Convenience: Lowe’s Survey Reveals Americans’ Attitudes On the Smart Home
Energy Department Recognizes University of Utah in Better Buildings Challenge
IAPMO’s DeMarco Appointed to Lead ANSI Energy Efficiency Collaborative
ASPE Executive Director/CEO Appointed EESCC Chapter Co-Chair
Study: Certification and Brand Reputation Play Larger Role in Green Product Selection
Critical Drainline Carry Study Proceeds with Funding in Place
NIST Test House Exceeds Goal; Ends Year with Energy to Spare
Commercial Building Owners and Managers Will Invest Nearly $960 Billion in Energy Efficiency Retrofits from 2014-2023
IAPMO Green Plumbers and QWEL to Collaborate on Training and Certification Program
AHRI Files Petition for Reconsideration and Court Review of Department of Energy Walk-in Coolers and Freezers Energy Efficiency Rule
Commercial Building Owners and Managers Will Invest Nearly $960 Billion in Energy Efficiency Retrofits from 2014-2023
24 additional California jurisdictions launch HERO program to help homeowners conserve water and energy
Danfoss EnVisioneering(SM) Symposium Finds Converging Technologies Could Create New Opportunities for Energy Efficiency in New and Retrofit Buildings
U.S. Dept. of Energy Selects PHCC Representative To Serve on Regional Furnace Standards Advisory Committee
SimpleWater, Berkeley and Lucid Design Group, Oakland Win $200,000 in Green Technology Contracts from EPA
Electricity Use Slashed With Efficiency Controls for Heating, Cooling
Honda Smart Home US Offers Vision for Zero Carbon Living and Mobility
More Than 5,500 buildings to Compete in EPA’s Fifth-Annual Energy Star Battle of the Buildings
EPA Proposes Approval of New Climate-Friendly Refrigerants
More States & Cities Proclaim July 2014 as Smart Irrigation Month
New Energy Efficiency Standards for Furnace Fans to Reduce Carbon Pollution, Help Americans Save on Energy Bills
IAPMO Leads Plumbing Industry Coalition in Support of Energy Efficiency Legislation
ANSI and EESCC recommend 125 ways to advance energy-efficiency standardization
Energy Department Announces National Geothermal Data System to Accelerate Geothermal Energy Development
Rainwater & Stormwater Harvesting: Promoting New Water Use Standards
GSA's "Green Button" to Save Energy Costs Across Federal Government
U.S. Residential Solar PV Installations Exceeded Commercial Installations for the First Time in Q1 2014
Rainwater Catchment Accredited Professional Workshops
IAPMO Solicits Public Comments for 2015 Uniform Solar/Hydronics and Swimming Pool Codes
IAPMO Supports National High-Performance Buildings Week
Energy Department Announces National Champions of Student Energy Conservation Competition
New Energy Efficiency Standards for Electric Motors and Walk-in Coolers and Freezers to Save on Energy Bills and Reduce Carbon Pollution
WQA and ASPE Seek Public Comments on Two New Sustainability Standards
IAPMO Seeks Proposals for 2015 Edition of Green Plumbing and Mechanical Code Supplement
Oregon Institute of Technology Recognized for Increasing its Use of Geothermal and Solar Energy
IAPMO Supports Senate Efforts to Legislate Improved Water Efficiency
EPA Releases Top 25 List of Cities with Most Energy Star Buildings
ASPE Announces a Water Reuse Workshop in Chicago This June
Public Comment Period Ends March 15 for EESCC Standardization Roadmap
New Energy Efficiency Standards for Commercial Refrigeration Equipment to Cut Businesses’ Energy Bills and Carbon Pollution
ACEEE Statement on Passage of the Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2014 (HR 2126)
IAPMO Supports Proposed WaterSense® Tax Credit Legislation
IAPMO India Introduces Green Mechanical Supplement India
Green Plumbing Design Workshop
PHCC Promotes EPA’s “Fix a Leak Week” March 17-23, 2014
Rep. Negrete McLeod Hosts Roundtable Discussion at IAPMO Headquarters on Water Issues Facing California
Energy Department Announces Student Teams, Location for Solar Decathlon 2015
Energy Efficiency Standardization Roadmap Draft Open for Public Comment until March 15, 2014
On World Water Day, UN representatives, key professionals and global industry experts convene in Zaragoza, Spain
Low-Cost Home Projects Can Help Save Energy And Money This Winter
U.S. Solar Industry Records Second Largest Quarter Ever
Bill Gates Invests In The Urine Powered Mobile Phone
Watts Opens Lead-Free Foundry to Aid Compliance with New Law
Walgreens Debuts Nation's First Net Zero Energy Retail Store in Evanston, Ill.
Which Steps Can the Plumbing/Mechanical Industries Take to Encourage Businesses and Individuals to go Green?
De Young Holds Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for PG&E Supported Zero Net Energy Home
UA Members to Receive Training in Sustainable Practices
Obama Administration Expands Better Buildings Challenge to Multifamily Housing, Launches New Programs to Boost U.S. Energy Efficiency
Joint ARCSA/ASPE Rainwater Catchment Systems Standard Receives ANSI Approval
Energy Department Announces $60 Million to Drive Affordable, Efficient Solar Power
Massachusetts Most Energy-Efficient State in 2013 with California Close Behind at #2, Mississippi is Most Improved
Construction Industry Needs to Make the Connection Between Improved Efficiency and Greater Competitiveness
Portland State will build green roof research site on Walmart’s new North Portland store
Water Citizen presents... A FREE webinar
IAPMO’s Hansen to Co-Chair High-Performance Building Congressional Caucus Coalition
Vienna University of Technology Wins Solar Decathlon 2013
First WaterSense Labeled Product Available for Commercial Kitchens
SHC Solar Award 2013 to Drake Landing Company – 52 homes heated with 98% solar
What Happens When a Water Emergency is Declared?
ANSI Accredits U.S. Technical Advisory Group to ISO/TC 282, Water Reuse
U.S. EPA WaterSense Releases Draft of WaterSense Professional Certification Program Labeling System
EPA Honors 24 Organizations for Green Power Leadership
Americans continue to use more renewable energy sources
WaterSense to Develop Flushometer-Valve Toilet Specification
Historic Energy Efficiency Rules Would Save Consumers Money and Cut Carbon Emissions
Maryland, EPA, Chesapeake Bay Trust Provide $3.4 Million for Green Infrastructure Program
Waterless Company to Begin Social Media ‘Perceptions and Realities’ Series about No-Water Urinal Systems
Waterless Urinals on Display at Green Schools Exhibition in Washington, D.C.
EPA Strengthens Energy Star Requirements for Refrigerators and Freezers
Rainwater Harvesting Workshop
Get the Lead Out Plumbing Consortium Continues Critical Education, Trains 2,200th Plumbing Professional on New Law
Berkeley Lab Releases Full Version of EnergyIQ Building Energy Benchmarking Tool
ASPE and ARCSA Join to Develop Stormwater Harvesting System Design Standard
Better Buildings Challenge Reports First Year's Savings; Partners on Track to Meet 2020 Goal
Support Your Local Planet: World Environment Day is June 5
RPA Celebrates Earth Day
In Celebration of Earth Day, Green Builder® Media Releases New Consumer Research on Green Living
IAPMO Scholarship Essay Competition: “Which Steps Can the Plumbing/Mechanical Industries Take to Encourage Businesses and Individuals to ‘Go Green’?”
EPA and DOE Recognize 2013 Energy Star Partners of the Year
IAPMO Green Plumbers, KVCC Team Up for Fix a Leak Week
IAPMO’s Nelson Appears as Guest on HomeTalk USA 
IAPMO Seeking Technical Committee Members
New Studies Indicate Green Building Construction and Operations Remain Strong Despite Economy
Managers Not Willing to Pay More for Water
Plumbing, Mechanical Industry Leaders to Co-Convene Fourth International Emerging Technology Symposium in 2014
IAPMO Using the Present to Focus on the Future
Plumbing Efficiency Research Coalition Webinar Scheduled for January 16
APGA and DOE Reach Settlement on Fuel Efficiency Standards
Today's Lesson: Go Green! Enter Global Green USA's Green School Makeover Competition
Tiny Structure Gives Big Boost to Solar Power
Energy Department Announces Six Projects to Develop Energy-Saving Windows, Roofs, and Heating and Cooling Equipment
Danfoss co-Sponsors Public/Private Sector Discussion on Water-Energy Efficiency
EPA Awards Almost $700,000 to Student Teams in Sustainable Technology Competition
Rainwater Catchment System Design Standard Opens for First Public Review
Solar Thermal, Rainwater Systems Prepare Boston Plumbers for the Future
IAPMO’s Pete DeMarco Appointed as Co-Chair of ANSI Energy Efficiency Standardization Working Group
Get The Lead Out Plumbing Consortium Highlight Impact of the Lead Free* Law
EPA Encourages Students in Grades K-12 to Enter President's Environmental Youth Awards Competition
ENERGY STAR homes accounted for 26% of new construction in 2011
WaterFurnace 7 Series Named ENERGY STAR® Most Efficient 2012
New App Lets Users Check Health of Waterways Anywhere in the U.S.
Ten Ways to Save Money, Energy and Protect Your Health This Winter
2011 WaterSense Partners of the Year
EPA Finalizes California’s List of Polluted Waters
EPA and Bayonne Medical Center Team Up to Green the Hospital
“Rio + 20” Initiative highlights buildings’, cities’ roles in green economy
Energy Department Finalizes Loan Guarantee for Transformational Rooftop Solar Project
EPA's Market Share for Energy Star Qualified Homes Reaches 25 Percent
Department of Energy Recognizes Winners of 2011 Federal Energy and Water Management Awards
IAPMO Seeks Public Comments for 2012 Edition of Green Plumbing and Mechanical Code Supplement
IAPMO's Green Supplement Incorporated as Appendix Within National Standard Plumbing Code
Green Building Operations and Maintenance Manual for Public Housing Authorities Now Available for Free Online
Department of Energy Announces First Entry for Market- Driven High-Efficiency Commercial Air Conditioners Challenge
NIST NetZero Workshop Online
Energy Star Now Available for New Multifamily High-Rise Buildings
Court Dismisses Lawsuit Against U.S. Green Building Council
EPA Announces 2011 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants For Detroit, Michigan
California, Nevada Governors Sign Historic Plan to Improve Lake Tahoe Clarity
IAPMO R&T Provides First Green Certification for Commercial Plumbing Systems to Sloan
EPA Announces New Energy Star Requirements for Dishwashers and Furnaces
Earth Advantage Institute and Passive House Institute US Team Up On Energy Performance Score
Oregon’s New ‘Reach Code’ Utilizes IAPMO’s Green Plumbing and Mechanical Code Supplement
IAPMO's Green Supplement Incorporated as Appendix Within National Standard Plumbing Code
Bill to allow rainwater catchment based on IAPMO's GPCMS moving through California Legislature
ECOVIE Rainwater Collection Systems and Atlanta Braves Partner on Rainwater Collection System
EPA Launches New Strategy to Promote Use of Green Infrastructure for Environmental and Economic Benefits
EPA Kicks Off 2011 Energy Star National Building Competition
ARCSA Offers Tools for Successful Rainwater Harvesting
Water Savings Hold Key to Energy Conservation
USA’s PERC and The Australasian Scientific Review of Reduction of Flows on Plumbing and Drainage Systems (ASFlow) Sign MOU at EPA Headquarters
EPA Encourages Americans to Save Water During Fix a Leak Week
DOE Withdraws Showerhead Ruling
Water District Moves Forward on Grease-to-Fuel Plant
IAPMO Green Code Helps Define Sustainable Building Practices in Georgia, Chicago
Solar Certification Nothing New for IAPMO R&T
IAPMO R&T Surpasses 100 Green Listings
DOE to Fund up to $50 Million to Demonstrate Innovative, Cost-Competitive Solar Energy Technologies
Fill ’er Up with FOG?
Saving for a Rainless Day
EPA Seeks New Timetable for Reducing Pollution from Boilers and Incinerators/Agency committed to developing rules that are protective, cost effective and based on sound science
WaterSense Announces Cation Exchange Water Softener Notification of Intent
WaterSmart Innovations Conference and Exposition issues Call for Abstracts
EPA Recognizes Nation's First WaterSense Labeled Homes
U.S. EPA Orders Caltrans to Comply with Clean Water Act to Protect State Waters
IAPMO Encourages DOE to Adhere to Green Supplement
Emerging Technology Symposium Videos Available on YouTube
IAPMO Enthusiastically Supports High-Performance Building Week
IAPMO Applauds U.S. Congress for Introduction of High-Performance Buildings Legislation
Symposium Encourages Innovation, Action
$50,000 Grant Awarded to Research FOG to Fuel Technology
Americans Slow to Implement Green Alternatives
Work Begins on Nation’s Largest “Net Zero” Middle School
Major Home Appliance Efficiency Gains to Deliver Huge National Energy and Water Savings and Help to Jump Start the Smart Grid
DOE Announces $30 Million for Energy-Efficient Housing Partnerships
EPA Launches National Water Conservation Campaign with WaterSense program to help consumers save money and water
Consumers Save Money, Water with EPA’s WaterSense Program: Showerheads added to the WaterSense product list
DOE Announces More Than $76 Million for Advanced Energy-Efficient Building Technologies and Commercial Building Training Programs
New study shows plastic piping systems enable proper performance of green building technologies
EPA Extends Lead Paint Certification Deadline
WaterSmart Innovations Conference and Exposition Opens Expo Hall Registration Feb 17
American Standard Brands Commits $1 Million to Nature Conservancy
Asia Pacific Emerges as a Fertile Market for Green HVAC
New Category of Geothermal Heat Pumps Can Now Earn the Energy Star
EPA Releases Final Specification for WaterSense New Homes 
Hold the Salt, Please
The Distance Between Toilet and Tap
IAPMO to Participate at National Green Mechanical Educators and Trainers Conference
Fifty Percent Increase in Green Building Programs Since 2007
GreenPlumbers & IAPMO Sign MoU for Training Program
2009 Solar Decathlon Winners
Green Plumbing and Mechanical Supplement Cited in BD&D White Paper
Industry Agreement on New Climate Zones
Uniform Solar Energy Code Named American National Standard
2009 Solar Decathlon Winners
IAPMO Releases First-Ever Green Plumbing and Mechanical Code Supplement
Solar Powered Generators Offer a Green Alternative at Jobsite
R&T Adds Gray Water Certification
R&T Adds Significant Solar Certification Expertise
SunEarth Trusts IAPMO R&T to Certify its Solar Products
Green Plumbing and Mechanical Supplement Preview