Green blog of interest> Living Sustainably in a Dumpster Dr. Jeff Wilson of the Huston-Til

Green blog of interest> Living Sustainably in a Dumpster Dr. Jeff Wilson of the Huston-Til

jetsongreen.com 18 Dec '14, 5pm

The first step in preparing the dumpster so that it was fit for living in, was to clean and rust-proof it. After this, insulation was added. The dumpster was also fitted with a solar panel array to provide all the needed energy. The home also features a high-efficiency toilet, a weather station, air conditioning, a pitched roof, locks and a mailbox. The storage problem was ingeniously solved by installing a false floor, which provides more than enough space for a modest collection of necessities. The pockets of the dumpster have been sealed to ensure that it is not mistaken for a real one by the garbage men. Wilson furnished the interior h...

2014 #BestofGreenSchools honorees: making healthy schools for all a reality & a promise

usgbc.org 18 Dec '14, 5pm

Three years ago, students from Dunloggin Middle School went on a field trip (we all remember those, right?) to the Chesapeake Bay Foundation ...

So proud of #TN state Rep. @bgilmore_rep for her #leadership on #greenschools! @RepJimDeCesare @my…

centerforgreenschools.org 18 Dec '14, 9pm

Rep. Brenda Gilmore, Nashville, Tenn. As the chair and founder of the Tennessee Green Schools Caucus, Representative Gilmore has worked with ...

#Christmas shopping left to do? Don't shop online, you're slowly killing your local community @NEF

#Christmas shopping left to do? Don't shop online, you're slowly killing your local community @NEF

There is a very direct relationship between the health of your local community and how much shopping you do online. When stores close down an...

Nominations to join the Green Star Steering Committee are now open. @GreenStarGBCA

gbca.org.au 18 Dec '14, 4am

The GBCA is calling for industry leaders to join the Green Star Steering Committee. Who are we looking for? Leaders with a strong influence i...

Passivhaus Masterclass taking place in our Edinburgh office- 5th Feb

passivhaustrust.org.uk 18 Dec '14, 10am

This Masterclass is limited to around 20 participants. It will be delivered by experienced pr...

How's this for a breath of fresh air? GSky #greenwall | AMEX Centurion Lounge...

gsky.com 18 Dec '14, 12am
How's this for a breath of fresh air? GSky #greenwall | AMEX Centurion Lounge at @LASairport htt…

Earlier this year, American Express had officially opened The Centurion Lounge for its VIP gu...

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