Beyond net-zero: The rise of the Living Building Challenge
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Paul Chevallier School by Tectoniques
Wooden nursery and elementary school complex in Lyon by Tectoniques with hilly rooftops carpeted with plants that feature walkways for students to explore.
Dubai Experiments with Sustainable Development | Carboun: Advocating Sustainable Cities in the Middle East
Middle East Sustainable Cities
12 Unconventional Homes Inspired by Nature
When this flowery dwelling is completed, a wind turbine, ground-source heat pump, and array of solar panels will help it achieve a zero-carbon footprint.
Small Solar Panels
Practically speaking, the smallest solar panels range from microchip sizes to that of roof tiles. There have been many recent developments.
Hotel-as-Garden PARKROYAL on Pickering by WOHA
Singapore-based WOHA Architects have long been advocates of the ultimate ‘green city’ – one that would be comprised of more vegetation than if it were
Eco-pods: Seeing green again for Filene's Basement
Architects propose a temporary garden and algae farm until developers, financiers, and the city of Boston settle on what to do with historic-but-now-vacant retail site.