Harvard Opens Snøhetta-Designe...

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Dubbed HouseZero, the building uses data-collecting sensors, passive ventilation, low embodied energy materials, and geothermal wells, among other strategies.

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reACT house is a resilient, ad...

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[Translate] Kimberley Mok (@kimberleymok) Design / Green Architecture © US Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Can modern, green...

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MEET THE HOUSE THAT CAN PRODUC...

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[Translate] Snøhetta/Plompmozes HARVARDCGBC.ORG In Brief The HouseZero project is taking a pre-1940s house and retrofitting it to be...

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Landscape Architecture in the ...

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[Translate] J.R. Taylor   THEDIRT.ASLA.ORG Grant Park deck rendering / Smith Dalia They Turned the Front Lawn into a Welcoming...

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LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE IN THE ...

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[Translate] THE DIRT   J.R. Taylor Kites, by Jacob Hashimoto, was created specifically for the east and west atria of GSA...

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GREEN CITIES THAT MIGHT SURPRI...

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[Translate] When people think of living in a green city, many automatically picture Portland, Oregon. While Portland is an icon for...

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ENERGY EFFICIENT BUILDINGS CAN...

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[Translate] By Paul Brown / Climate News Network  VIA TRUTHDIG     Making existing buildings in Europe more energy efficient could...

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LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE IN THE ...

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[Translate] THE DIRT by J.R. Taylor Can a Professionally Designed Garden Add Value to Your Home? – The Huffington Post, 1/4/15 “This...

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GARDEN CITY, MEGA CITY

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[Translate] by The Dirt Contributor An increase in density doesn’t have to mean a decrease in the quality of life. Quality of life...

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WATCH JEFF GOLDBLUM EXPLAIN TH...

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[Translate] Watch Jeff Goldblum explain the Clean Power Plan in a Funny or Die video By Tim McDonnell  GRIST This story was...

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NET-ZERO ENERGY SOLAR POWERED ...

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[Translate] by Lucy Wang   INHABITAT If you aren’t yet sold on factory-built housing, the gorgeous prefab Unity home may have what it...

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REVITALIZING URBAN PROJECTS WI...

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[Translate] THE DIRT  by Liz Camuti From a pool of applicants from 40 communities in 26 states, Miller’s Court in Baltimore was...

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A Garden Airport in Singapore

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[Translate]  by Jared Green   THE DIRT Singapore has long aspired to be a “city in a garden.” Since the early 1960s, salve the...

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A New Town Square for an Urban...

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[Translate]  by Jared Green  THE DIRT Colwell Shelor Landscape Architecture, West 8 Urban Design + Landscape Architecture, and Weddle...

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Deepak Chopra’s “Higher Health...

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[Translate] 10/29/2014 by Karen Grajales   THE DIRT In New Orleans, GreenBuild participants filled an auditorium to hear world-famous...

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World Architects Pledge Zero C...

Aug 15, 2014 by

[Translate] The METROPOLIS Blog Martin C. Pedersen The UIA has announced that its members have adopted the 2050 Imperative, which...

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Climate Is Top Concern In The ...

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[Translate] By Ari Phillips CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Chetwoods Architects Two very large and very different edifices in distant parts...

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The State of the Debate on Cli...

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Problems limiting action on climate change…

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Vertical Gardens Grow up

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The greenery is meant to extend…

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LEED Faces New Challenges

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“LEED is moving in the right direction…

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Persian Gulf States See Greate...

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With massive steel Sidra trees sprouting from the base of the building…

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Building the Future

Sep 14, 2012 by

U.S. Green Building Council Constructs a Greener World

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