23 Jan '14, 3am

.@gbcaus Green Building Voice is out feat. @EcoDistricts & @MissionAust: Check your inbox. #greenbuilding

.@gbcaus Green Building Voice is out feat. @EcoDistricts & @MissionAust: Check your inbox. #greenbuilding

By Romilly Madew, Chief Executive Would Mad Men’s Don Draper feel at home in one of the ever-expanding suburbs on the margins of our major cities? I think so. After all, we continue to embrace a 1950s vision of suburbia in which homes are built for the car, with men trudging off to work while women stay at home to mind the children. Instead we must look beyond the design of our buildings and begin to consider how we build communities that connect people to employment, entertainment and opportunity. Read more and have your say . Green Cities Master Classes and site tours announced Tour some of Melbourne's greenest buildings and participate in hands-on green building workshops on 20 March, Day 3 of Green Cities. Spaces are limited in these popular sessions, so confirm your place today . EcoDistricts - revitalising cities from the neighbourhood up GBCA is a proud founding mem...

Full article: http://www.gbca.org.au/newsletter/view.asp?campaignID=31803

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New blog by John Sinfield (@MD_KINE) of @KnaufUK: The Green Deal - Twelve months on

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ukgbc.org 22 Jan '14, 9am

Life, and the first Star Wars prequel, teaches us “there is always a bigger fish”. I suspect that the fish must at some po...

Interesting blog on The Green Deal – Twelve months on | UK Green Building Council |

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ukgbc.org 22 Jan '14, 12pm

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Energy efficiency must be national infrastructure priority, urges UK-GBC | UK Green Building Council

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ukgbc.org 21 Jan '14, 9am

The demand comes one year on from the launch of the Green Deal – the Government’s flagship energy efficiency policy – whic...

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gbca.org.au 16 Jan '14, 11pm

About the Green Building Council of Australia The Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA) is a national not-for-profit ...

@CaGBC Going GREEN! with LEED

@CaGBC Going GREEN! with LEED

cagbc.org 21 Jan '14, 3pm

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) is a rating system that is recognized as the international mark of ex...

"Rather than diverting or recycling waste, the first step should be eliminating waste." @TommyLinstroth

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gbdmagazine.com 21 Jan '14, 1pm

“If you’re throwing it out or recycling it, you’ve already admitted that you have inefficiencies in your system.” Tommy Li...

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edcmag.com 20 Jan '14, 5pm

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The Green Building Initiative (GBI), the creator of the Green Globes building certification program, seems to be gearing u...

Chinander will be familiar voice for Ducks' outside LBs #GoDucks

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Where should we start with building design? Nitesh of @BAMConstructUK says we should start at the end. New blog

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ukgbc.org 17 Jan '14, 9am

As designers we strive to create experiences: spaces rather than objects. Good design encourages human interaction, allowi...

Green building pioneer awarded OBE - Green Building Press: Green Building Press Green building pioneer awarded

Green building pioneer awarded OBE - Green Buil...

greenbuildingpress.co.uk 12 Jan '14, 6pm

The award recognizes John’s contributions over a career spanning over half a century throughout which he has championed th...

Sandcrawler building in Singapore

Sandcrawler building in Singapore

blog.dk.sg 21 Jan '14, 3am

George Lucas was in town last week for the official opening of Lucasfilm headquarters in Singapore. It’s not just a normal...