Posts tagged: McGraw-Hill

Renewable Energy in New Homes

By Robert Dietz A rising number of new homes include renewable energy features, a trend that is apparent in both single-family and multifamily construction. McGraw Hill Construction’s data and analytics team surveyed a set of NAHB single-family and multifamily members in 2013. According to the findings, 12% of single-family builders reported including solar photovoltaic panels […]

Green Homes Market Expected to Increase Five-Fold by 2016

  McGraw-Hill Construction today released findings from a new Green Home Builders and Remodelers study at the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) International Builders’ Show in Orlando. Green homes comprised 17 percent of the overall residential construction market in 2011 and are expected to grow to between 29 percent and 38 percent of the […]

Green Building Industry to Hold 20% Share by 2013

      In only a handful of years, green building has moved from obscurity to a significant trend in the global construction market. Canaccord Genuity expects its share of the world construction market to be over 20% by 2013.  Longer-term, they expect green building practices to become the norm in the construction industry. Currently. the US green building market is estimated at  $36 billion […]

Green Renovation for a Green Revolution

Green Renovation for a Green Revolution | Green Products Blog … McGraw-Hill Construction already estimates that green building accounts for five to nine percent of the renovation market by value, and this is expected to expand up to 30 percent by 2014. Green renovation can apply to any human building – for … Conventional fiberglass […]