The benefits of living and working in green buildings run further than feeling good about their low environmental impacts. Many features encouraged by rating systems such as LEED, which promotes daylighting, access to views, and natural, non-toxic building materials, have
I interned for three weeks on the original global build in Buffalo Wyoming. Three years ago my wife and I pounded our first tire for our two bedroom global adaption. We finished the tires this past May, and in a
A small Harvard study found people performed significantly better on cognitive tests when in green building conditions. The Impact of Green Buildings on Cognitive Function. … Read More
HANGZHOU, China (AP) Mostly unnoticed amid the political brawl over climate change, the United States has undergone a quiet transformation in how and where it gets its energy during Barack Obama’s presidency, slicing the nation’s output of polluting gases that
Going green can be a major advantage for business in many ways. First of all, you have the increase in sales. 72% of Generation Z said they would be willing to pay more for services if they came from a sustainable company.
When steven mankouche first saw the house at 3347 Burnside Street in Detroit, in 2013, it was buckling and scarred with burn marks. An artist named Andy Malone, who lived nearby, had just purchased the lot for $500 and was
There has been talk recently about the need to create more startup hubs in Atlantic Canada. Halifax-based entrepreneur Megan McCarthy thinks Nova Scotia is well-placed to become a hub for sustainable technology and renewable energy. McCarthy is CEO of powerWHYS,
Jemez Springs Area, New Mexico â€” Green Home For Sale.Â Riverfront mountain property with unfinished Passive Solar Earthship, attached to large Greenhouse/Atrium Dome. Borders National Forest on two sides. 15 Fruit trees, year-round stream. One hour from Santa Fe/ABQ. Price reduced
Local volunteers hard at work on building a self-sustaining greenhouse out of donated and up-cycled materials. There’s a building northwest of Edmonton which, as it stands, might not look like much, but it’s the groundwork for some lofty green goals.
Earthship Presentation 6pm-8pm, October 5, 2016 at Michael’s Deli in King of Prussia, PA Sponsored by American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). Pangea Builders, an educational and research organization based in the Philadelphia area, designs and builds sustainable custom structures