28 Apr '15, 1pm

Places still available for our Building Better: Driving sustainable construction 1 day course, a month today (28 May)

Drivers for Better Building Practices - current and future trends, opportunities, challenges, and risks related to sustainable construction. Integrating design and construction – mechanisms to encourage collaboration and integration efficiency between design and construction teams to facilitate sustainable outcomes. Sustainable construction in practice – exploration of the key elements of sustainable construction including:

Full article: http://www.ukgbc.org/course/building-better-driving-susta...

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Sustainable Power Systems Rating Program Launched

Sustainable Power Systems Rating Program Launched

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Become a Scottish Lord or Lady for $50, and Help the Planet Too

Become a Scottish Lord or Lady for $50, and Hel...

greenbuildingelements.com 29 Apr '15, 1am

Ever dreamed of being a part of the landed gentry? Here’s your chance. For less that $50 you can purchase a small plot of ...

Pika Energy REbus DC Microgrid Technology

Pika Energy REbus DC Microgrid Technology

greenbuildingelements.com 27 Apr '15, 8pm

The way we generate and use electricity is changing more today than it has for during the past 100 years. The Pika Energy ...

Wood Building Materials Are Sustainable and Ren...

greenbuildingelements.com 03 May '15, 2pm

Architect Michael Green has completed a 6 story CLT building in Prince George, British Columbia known as the Wood Innovati...

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Green blog of interest> The Most Sustainable Classroom The Phipps Conservatory and Botanic

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The classroom was installed at the Phipps Botanical Gardens on March 17th. They still need to decorate the interior and ad...

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Lowe’s Offers 3-D Printing Out of Any Material,...

greenbuildingelements.com 06 May '15, 2am

is now offering 3-D printing of household hardware items from a Lowe’s-owned Orchard Supply Store in Mountain View, Califo...

Goktrk 118 apartment building has a sustainable...

inhabitat.com 29 Apr '15, 10am

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Are Shipping Containers the Sustainable Buildin...

Dubbed ‘container city’, this four story apartment block made exclusively out of shipping containers showcases exactly how...

Are Shipping Containers the Sustainable Buildin...

Dubbed ‘container city’, this four story apartment block made exclusively out of shipping containers showcases exactly how...

Are Shipping Containers the Sustainable Buildin...

Dubbed ‘container city’, this four story apartment block made exclusively out of shipping containers showcases exactly how...

Rammed Earth Is Cheap, Tough, And Green

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First, even though it is an ancient technique, few people today have ever heard of it. That lack of knowledge is changing,...

Fernhill Eco Center Features Unique Sustainable Flooring Options

Fernhill Eco Center Features Unique Sustainable...

greenbuildingelements.com 08 May '15, 3am

First, a bit of background. Fernhill is a summer camp and conference center owned by a nearby Presbyterian church. The cen...

EcoCasa Suyana is an sustainable, open-source h...

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During their trip, they discovered social and environmental problems that appeared to have an easy solution given the righ...