We’ve noted in the past that propane offers an intriguing energy option to prepare our homes and buildings for an unpredictable future — in essence, to make them more resilient. Ecobuilding Pulse reports on a statement spearheaded by the National Institute of Building Sciences (NIBS) and the American Institute of Architects (AIA) pledging to research design and construction best practices on resilience. The article quotes Henry Green, Hon. AIA, president of NIBS: “The building industry has a responsibility to ensure that the buildings that we design, construct, operate, and maintain protect the health, safety, and welfare of our citizens.”

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