California’s solar power requirement for new homes comes into effect

California now requires all newly constructed homes and low-rise apartment buildings to be equipped with rooftop solar panels, following a new law that came into effect January 1. It’s the first state in the U.S. to introduce such a regulation, the San Francisco Chronicle reported. Under the new law, homes are also required to have

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Palm Springs Real Estate Sales Still Driven By Canadian Baby Boomers

Property in Palm Springs is still in high demand from those living north of the border, due to various economic factors and favorable financial conditions, and this has prompted many savvy buyers to take the plunge.

Green Building in O.C. to Expand in 2011

The Orange County Chapter of the US Green Building Council announces several new programs for 2011. An upcoming event featuring top green building experts is scheduled for the Business Expo Center in Anaheim. The USGBC invites all interested parties to attend this year’s kick off toward a new green building horizon.

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