16 Jun '14, 3am

Six Smart Home Technologies For Safer, Greener Seniors

Six Smart Home Technologies For Safer, Greener Seniors

Six Smart Home Technologies For Safer, Greener Seniors (via sustainablog ) Smart home technology often seems like something out of The Jetsons - but it’s a fast growing industry, with equipment that can control all elements of daily living. Modern seniors are looking to age in place and reduce their environmental impact…

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World’s First Building Integrated Solar System Generating Electricity & Heat

World’s First Building Integrated Solar System ...

greenbuildingelements.com 16 Jun '14, 1pm

World’s First Building Integrated Solar System Generating Electricity & Heat (via Clean Technica ) Originally published on...

Residential Energy Generation and Storage Will Reach $71.6 Billion in Annual Revenue by 2023

Residential Energy Generation and Storage Will ...

greenbuildingelements.com 16 Jun '14, 4am

The residential power business is ripe fruit for enterprising entrepreneurs. Take a look at this research report. Rooftop ...

Energy Innovation: Solar Roadways and Solar Sidewalks #greenbuilding

Energy Innovation: Solar Roadways and Solar Sid...

greenbuildingelements.com 16 Jun '14, 11pm

“Suppose we made a section of road out of this material and housed solar cells to collect energy, which could pay for the ...

Green Building Design and Construction – 5 Factors Giving High Performance

Green Building Design and Construction – 5 Fact...

greenbuildingelements.com 13 Jun '14, 4pm

Green building design and construction offers enhanced cost-effectiveness, energy, security, long lasting flexibility, qua...

Eco-Friendly Infographic #greenbuilding

greenbuildingelements.com 18 Jun '14, 6pm

The content produced by this site is for entertainment purposes only. Opinions and comments published on this site may not...

Furniture From Salvaged Materials Shows Heart of Maker

Furniture From Salvaged Materials Shows Heart o...

greenbuildingelements.com 17 Jun '14, 12pm

The More Than This exhibition in Barcelona showcases a collection of chairs made from salvaged materials often found on th...

Wind Turbine Business Analysis #greenbuilding

Wind Turbine Business Analysis #greenbuilding

greenbuildingelements.com 17 Jun '14, 5pm

US researchers have carried out an environmental lifecycle assessment of 2-megawatt wind turbines mooted for a large wind ...

Rhino3 Creates Shipping Container Homes starting with a ‘Queen’

Rhino3 Creates Shipping Container Homes startin...

greenbuildingelements.com 18 Jun '14, 5am

Jennifer grew up in Colorado, moved around to multiple states for college and recently came back home. She is currently fo...

Infographic: Cradle to Cradle Certification Is ...

greenbuildingelements.com 17 Jun '14, 2am

This infographic, developed by the Cradle to Cradle Product Innovation Institute and Trucost , illustrates very clearly th...

First Solar Selected by Tenaska to Build 150MW ...

greenbuildingelements.com 15 Jun '14, 4am

First Solar will provide full Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) services on the project, employing its advan...

Mosaic’s Home Solar Loan Program Expands

Mosaic’s Home Solar Loan Program Expands

greenbuildingelements.com 18 Jun '14, 4pm

Mosaic’s Home Solar Loan Program Expands (via Clean Technica ) Originally Published in the ECOreport Mosaic just issue a p...

How Ventilation Helps Keep You Cool

How Ventilation Helps Keep You Cool

greenbuildingelements.com 21 Jun '14, 2pm

Summary: Ventilation is helpful because it blows hot air and water vapour outside. It also keeps the air moving, and the m...

Green Materials Report: Linoleum Flooring

Green Materials Report: Linoleum Flooring

greenbuildingelements.com 13 Jun '14, 12pm

series. GBE is providing information on various building materials and what makes them green. Each post focuses on one mat...

UNH Names Innovative Composting Facility after Sustainable Agriculture Pioneer #greenbuilding

UNH Names Innovative Composting Facility after ...

greenbuildingelements.com 17 Jun '14, 6pm

The system developed by Nelson and his former colleagues at Agrilab Technologies uses fans to actively aerate compost and ...

48 More Kohl’s Store Branches Given Green Certification

48 More Kohl’s Store Branches Given Green Certi...

greenbuildingelements.com 13 Jun '14, 3pm

Stores that qualify for this certification include Energy Star certification, commitment to green power, waste recycling, ...