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  • #sustainable #homes Wood Questions, Curious Answers: Not too long ago, there were not any structures in the US...

    Wood Questions, Curious Answers

    gbdmagazine.com 02 Sep '15, 4pm

    DeMetrick was appropriately picked for the job, even though up until that point he had not actually built one. But then again, neither had the other builders considered for the job. The project architect, Steve Baczek of Steve Baczek Architect in Reading, Massachusetts, did have exper...

  • #sustainable #homes Typology: Passive House Proficiency: In recent years, the field of sustainable architectur...

    Typology: Passive House Proficiency

    gbdmagazine.com 02 Sep '15, 4pm

    Among the more recent accolades that the project has attracted, the home has earned a “5-Star Plus” energy rating score. And, in addition, it has been noted that, in terms of comfort and energy consumption, the Nordeast Nest “outperforms the previous home by a huge margin.” Much of th...

  • #sustainable #homes Finding Gold in the Details: On a rural road outside of Sacramento, drivers often glide to...

    Finding Gold in the Details

    gbdmagazine.com 02 Sep '15, 4pm

    The colors brighten and darken with the rising and setting of the sun each day in a fitting ode to a home that is in tune with the natural world. THIS IS WHAT SUSTAINABILITY LOOKS LIKE The Eser’s net zero home has an 18 kilowatt solar array on the roof provided by Kingspan’s energy gr...

  • #sustainable #homes Defined Design: Hutton Hotel: Just around the corner from Nashville’s famous music row sit...

    Defined Design: Hutton Hotel

    gbdmagazine.com 02 Sep '15, 4pm

    Just around the corner from Nashville’s famous music row sits the Hutton Hotel , an upscale lodging for the eco-conscious traveler, complete with electric car charging stations and a state-of-the-art temperature control system that preconditions air so as to set the temperature in a w...

  • Notebook: 2015 Sustainable Cities Index by ARCADIS

    gbdmagazine.com 02 Sep '15, 4pm

    is a leading global natural and built asset design and consultancy firm that built its reputation primarily on environmental engineering. On a recent venture, the firm exercised its singularly cultivated expertise concerning eco-friendly urban cityscapes to produce the 2015 Sustainabi...

  • Back-to-school, this Staten Island school is 1 of the world's first net-zero schools. Awesome!

    Schooling Sustainability

    gbdmagazine.com 26 Aug '15, 7pm

    When the New York State Legislature established The School Construction Authority in 1988 to build and manage the design, construction, and renovation of new projects in New York City’s more than 1,200 public school buildings, they couldn’t have predicted SOM ’s innovative design for ...

  • Guest Editor: Kay Sargent

    gbdmagazine.com 28 Aug '15, 3pm

    Those six things are: 1.) What industry are you in? The way that law firms should be designed should be different than a healthcare or a high-tech business. 2.) What’s your organizational structure? Anybody who assumes that the world is flat today—the bottom line is that the world isn...

  • On the Spot: Kay Sargent

    gbdmagazine.com 19 Aug '15, 6pm

    WASTEFUL HABIT YOU’RE TRYING TO KICK My three vices are lots of ice tea, sweetener, and salt. MOST FULFILLING HOBBY Walking the dog. MOST MEMORABLE HOMETOWN HAUNT I still live in the neighborhood I grew up in, but I do miss the drive-in theatre. GREATEST PROFESSIONAL PET PEEVE Those w...

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