The Latest Green News from Green Builder Media's Vantage

The Latest Green News from Green Builder Media's Vantage

August 21, 2014 Edition
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If we desire to be a permanent part of a landscape, what is required of us? Have we honestly earned the right to impose our will on pristine spaces, however measured?

co-oriented features are far too numerous to list in this stunning ultra-green home—from use of salvaged materials to site-built super windows to 100-year durability targets—it’s a showcase of the very latest building science.

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Before the Build If we desire to be a permanent part of a landscape, what is required of us? Have we honestly earned the right to impose our will on pristine spaces, however measured? 

Millennials Lead Drive to Small Microliving and interest in green living have different motivation for people depending on whether they live in dense urban or less-dense suburban or rural settings.

Architects Address Living-Street Connection One problem with the modern skyscraper or highrise apartment has been the isolating effect of stacked floors. This design from London-based SURE Architecture Company addresses that common criticism in an innovative way.

The 100-Year House Eco-oriented features are far too numerous to list in this stunning ultra-green home—from use of salvaged materials to site-built super windows to 100-year durability targets—it’s a showcase of the very latest building science.

Vermont Street Project The builders of this timber frame house took craft to a new level, balancing advanced thermal and mechanical systems, thoughtful and sustainable sourcing of materials, longevity and effectiveness in structure and enclosure systems, and high levels of design and craft.

Power Solutions for Uncertain Climate This short video explains what a standby generator is, how it works, and why it is may be a good choice for backup power.

Green Goings-On Looking to network with like-minded, green building professionals? Check out our Green Goings On listing, which is regularly updated with information about important upcoming green conferences and events.

 

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