Archives for Construction and architecture
Google has proposed a new campus and is offering Mountain View US$200 million in infrastructure and public benefits. But some locals are dubious.
As any knowledgeable plumber or wastewater manager will tell you, there is no such thing as flushable wipes.
The design firm Perkins + Will released a plan that suggests a 660-acre area northeast of downtown Los Angeles is ripe for investments in urban agriculture.
Famed yacht designer Christian Grande of Italy has proposed AbiFloat, which combines modular building and luxury in a floating village setting.
Gaze at the architecture while enjoying a coffee or cocktail and watch the world go by when enjoying Trieste at night.
Like many new ecological thoughts and products, when you treat one problem, you create another—and that goes for water efficiency in the home.
El Rancho Vista Estates in Palm Springs is a stellar collection of mid-century architecture. Many of the homes have been restored.
Home to 200,000 people, Trieste is a fascinating corner of Italy with its Balkan, Hapsburg and Venetian influences.
Little about GM's Technical Center in Warren, MI has changed, but this icon of modernist architecture has started a slow green building upgrade.
Horace Gifford’s legacy of sustainable and seductive architecture in Fire Island, New York, has recently seen a resurgence in interest.
The Aluminaire House, the first metal prefabricated house built in the U.S., will move to Palm Springs, the epicenter of mid-century modern architecture.
The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced its 2014 list of the top 10 LEED states in green building performance.