03 Jul '13, 6pm

Let's have a talk about what we mean when we talk about green building: The differences between the new prefa...

Let's have a talk about what we mean when we talk about green building: The differences between the new prefa...

Philippe Starck describes himself. "Subversive, ethical, ecological, political, fun: this is how I see my duty as a creator." He has designed everything from boats to lamps to wind turbines , and now is doing prefabs for RIKO , a company in Slovenia that has been doing innovative wood buildings for years. (We first covered them here ) The P.A.T.H (prefabricated accessible technological homes) are called green and sustainable. Starck's design has all the green gizmo bells and whistles: Committed to further reducing our impact on the environment, each P.A.T.H. makes the best use of renewable energy sources for heating, ventilating and cooling your house. It is designed to integrate the latest smart and green technology of your choice: photovoltaics, solar panels, heat pump, wind turbine or rain water collector, among other. By combining the right equipment to best suit your ...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/modular-design/lets-have-talk-a...

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Earthships can be built in any part of the worl...

earthship.com 09 Jul '13, 2pm

Designed to meet and exceed existing building codes. Earthships can be built in any part of the world and still provide el...

Green building rises in retail, hospitality

greenbiz.com 03 Jul '13, 11am

Green building is taking off in the hospitality and retail industries, says McGraw Hill in a new study. This year, retail ...

We talk a lot about being double Platinum. This...

usgbc.org 12 Jul '13, 5pm

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Breaking news: the green building community has spoken- overwhelming passage of LEED v4! #LEEDworks

Breaking news: the green building community has...

usgbc.org 02 Jul '13, 2pm

LEED works. It's working to protect the environment. It's working to save you money. It's working to build better and stro...

Quote of the Day: Don't let green standards wither

treehugger.com 01 Jul '13, 2pm

A limited number of chemical companies — principally in the booming plastics business — have been hiding behind the Americ...

Turf Talk: The 18th hole at the @GbrClassic, one of just two par-3 finishing holes on TOUR:

Turf Talk: The 18th hole at the @GbrClassic, on...

pgatour.com 02 Jul '13, 7pm

By Jeff Shain, PGATOUR.COM Correspondent Rather than mourn the loss of a huge oak tree behind The Old White TPC’s 18th tee...

Take a look at our #energy scenarios study: To ...

worldenergy.org 03 Jul '13, 2pm

World energy problem: what Jazz and Symphony can offer 3 July – The World Energy Council will this week underline the real...

11 Things We Should Never Ever Do In Link Building Again

11 Things We Should Never Ever Do In Link Build...

searchengineland.com 02 Jul '13, 1pm

Okay friends, we need to have a little talk. I am frustrated. All of us Link Week columnists genuinely care about giving a...

UDRP complainant Talks the Talk, Fails to Walk ...

domainnamewire.com 01 Jul '13, 6pm

Walk the Walk Worldwide fails in domain name dispute. In April I wrote about how a charity had filed a UDRP against Frank ...

"More women in architecture could mean more environmental progress." via @HuffPostGreen

"More women in architecture could mean more env...

usgbc.org 05 Jul '13, 8pm

This article was originally posted on Huffington Post . This month’s cover story of Architectural Record, “Women in Archit...

Building a Mocking Library

rubyflow.com 01 Jul '13, 7pm

My talk "Building a Mocking Library" from Ancient City Ruby has been posted. Feedback welcomed. This talk is not about tes...

Health and #green buildings. Yay or Nay?

Health and #green buildings. Yay or Nay?

The link between health and green building seems natural. More daylight, fresh air, and reduced emissions from fossil fuel...