Green building conference Thursday – Albany Times Union

http://www.timesunion.com/business/article/Green-building-conference-Thursday-11018525.php Published 9:57 pm, Tuesday, March 21, 2017 Lake George Green building practices will be the focus of a day-long conference and vendor event held at the Wild Center in Tupper Lake on Thursday. The Build a Greener Adirondacks Expo will feature Kevin and Josh Stack of Northeast Green Building Consulting, as well as a breakout […]

Add green fuel to diet with fresh spinach – Fort Worth Star Telegram

Spinach might not make you grow biceps on the spot, but its nutritional makeup — it’s chock-full of potassium, iron, magnesium, beta-carotene and vitamin K — does the body serious good. it’s also available year-round and cooks in seconds. Here’s a leaf-to-stem primer. Good to know ▪ Spinach gets its rich color from chlorophyll, which makes […]

Electrek green energy brief: Offshore wind survives 70mph, Australia needs 6X Musk's offer, India's 15 month … – Electrek

India doubling solar capacity in 15 months – From 10GW to 20GW – You know why this solar revolution really could happen, because it seems the revolution slowly moves around the world – Germany, Italy and Spain, then the USA and Japan, then China that leads – and now India stepping onto the big field. […]

New green building system promotes affordable housing – Sun Sentinel

The three-bedroom home at 4620 NE 18th Ave. in Pompano Beach doesn’t look like your typical Florida abode. Built with a new energy-efficient structural foam assembly, the home has a flat roof and unique window placements. The developer, Boca Raton-based Capital Group Enterprises, insists the Innova Eco Building System meets South Florida building codes and […]

Rautenbach's Green Fuel Flops | ZimEye – ZimEye – Zimbabwe News

After misleading government claiming his company would electrify the whole of Manicaland all year round while displacing more than 1 700 families(an estimated 10 000 members from their traditional 10 00 hectares of land), Billy Rautenbach’s Green Fuel company has flopped. The businessman who defied environmental assessment procedures in 2011 while destroying ancestral homes under […]

US Green Building Council to tour Fayetteville tiny house Thursday – Fayetteville Flyer

Photo: Don Shreve. Graphic: U.S. Green Building Council. Wanna get a first-hand look at the Fayetteville home featured on Tiny House Nation recently? You’ll get a chance this week. The U.S. Green Building Council will host a “Bike-itecture” tour of three Fayetteville homes on Thursday, March 16, and locals Asha Mevlana and Ryan Van Duzer’s […]

The Great Green Wall of America – POLITICO Magazine

President Donald Trump has given us many details about his wall. “A great wall.” “A big, beautiful, open gate.” “Impenetrable, physical, tall, powerful, beautiful.” “There could be some fencing.” And we all know who is paying for it: Mexico, whose president continues to insist, “Mexico, of course, will not pay.” The wall has galvanized Trump’s […]

Rautenbach’s Green Fuel Flops | ZimEye – ZimEye – Zimbabwe News

After misleading government claiming his company would electrify the whole of Manicaland all year round while displacing more than 1 700 families(an estimated 10 000 members from their traditional 10 00 hectares of land), Billy Rautenbach’s Green Fuel company has flopped. The businessman who defied environmental assessment procedures in 2011 while destroying ancestral homes under […]

Green Building News: First BREEAM USA In-Use Awarded, T-Mobile Arena Achieves LEED Gold – Environmental Leader

The first BREEAM USA In-Use certified building is The Oaks Shopping Center in Thousand Oaks, California. The green building standard, administered by BRE America, measures and monitors environmental performance in existing facilities. BREEAM, which has been used in the UK and Europe for almost two dozen years, launched in the US in June 2016. BRE […]