What are @Airbnb + @Uber missing out on in the #SharingEconomy? @gorenflo @jowyang @OuiShareFe…

What are @Airbnb + @Uber missing out on in the #SharingEconomy? @gorenflo @jowyang @OuiShareFe…

The third annual OuiShare Fest , hosted with the theme “Lost in Transition” in Paris’ charming Cabaret Sauvage, concluded last Friday. This unique gathering of sharing economy leaders from around the world it found itself in at least two ways with their latest edition. First, the theme brought the elephant in everybody’s room to the fore – the gaping contradiction between the utopian possibilities and the hyper-capitalist realities of the sharing economy. The key dilemma that OuiShare Fest underscored is that while leading platforms like Airbnb and Uber help users create value on an unprecedented scale, they do not share ownership and gove...

How to De-Clutter the House Without Throwing Everything Out

mygreenhomeblog.com 29 May '15, 7am
How to De-Clutter the House Without Throwing Everything Out

Decluttering the house is at the top of most of our to-do lists, a lot of the time. It becomes a real pain when your home is filled with ‘stu...

#GBCI & @_BureauVeritas sign #global agreement for #LEED: will facilitate certifications #interna...

usgbc.org 29 May '15, 12am
#GBCI & @_BureauVeritas sign #global agreement for #LEED: will facilitate certifications #internationally

May 28, 2015 (Washington, DC) – In a recent signing ceremony, Bureau Veritas and Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI), the certification ...

Another Very Clever Tiny Apartment Conversion - European cities are full of tiny apartments, whic...

jetsongreen.com 26 May '15, 4pm
Another Very Clever Tiny Apartment Conversion - European cities are full of tiny apartments, which are usually all...

European cities are full of tiny apartments, which are usually all hallways, walls and tiny rooms. It’s always nice to see these small apartm...

Now in its 5th year, here are 5 reasons to get involved with the UK #Passivhaus Conference #UKP…

passivhaustrust.org.uk 26 May '15, 3pm

1 UK Passivhaus goes LARGE: Hosted by Architype’s Jonothan Hines, the conference focuses on UK Passivhaus at scale. We will be exploring the ...

See the open letter from 55 business leaders to the Chancellor in full & our ...

ukgbc.org 26 May '15, 7am

Business leaders of more than 50 major companies and business groups from the construction an...

The nation's largest shipping #container building: via @EcoBldgPulse

ecobuildingpulse.com 25 May '15, 8pm
The nation's largest shipping #container building: via @EcoBldgPulse

Built from 19 shipping containers on 1.8 acres, the Smoky Park Supper Club is supposedly the ...

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