Tag archives for 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.
Sustainability in the Gulf? The Middle East has recently embraced sustainable design and green building materials in a big way.
For the 2014 World Cup, Brazil will roll out impressive facilities that could score LEED certification and add to its rich modern architecture legacy.
Two projects edging towards completion demonstrate the commitment within Qatar to become a leading solar energy hub.
While FIFA frets Brazil and its new or refurbished football stadiums are taking too long to finish and are not becoming completed on European time, the stubborn fact persists many of these 2014 World Cup venues will be cutting-edge architectural ...
The future of smart HVAC systems is critical to the American economy with the cost of resources, especially fossil fuels, set to rise in the coming years.
Salvador da Bahia's new Arena Fonte Nova is stunning with its bucolic setting on a lake in the middle of the city and its green building features.
Some highlights from Building A Sustainable Region, released last week, showcases various reasons why Chicago stands tall as a sustainable business hub.