Tag archives for green building
Famed yacht designer Christian Grande of Italy has proposed AbiFloat, which combines modular building and luxury in a floating village setting.
Like many new ecological thoughts and products, when you treat one problem, you create another—and that goes for water efficiency in the home.
Little about GM's Technical Center in Warren, MI has changed, but this icon of modernist architecture has started a slow green building upgrade.
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.
Walking through Masdar City is always an eye- and jaw-opening experience, and the Incubator Building is one reason why.
Salesforce.com released its most recent sustainability report, which covers the company's progress on operational efficiency and green building.
Green building is catching on slowly in the United Arab Emirates, but the Aldar HQ building shows how great design is the foundation of sustainability.
Masdar City, the futuristic and sustainable city-within-a-city in the outskirts of Abu Dhabi, has grown immensely since last year, and Phase 1B is near completion.
Qatar Solar has recently stepped in to purchase a 29 percent stake in the now struggling German solar energy firm SolarWorld.
A recently released survey evaluated the progress of clean energy development in the Gulf Region: Qatar and the UAE are on top.
Wood is being recognized as being an abundant, affordable and green building resource, as well as for its functionality and reduced environmental impact.