Couple raffling off eco-friendly lodge in Ecuador – ABC News – ABC News

One environmentally conscious couple is giving away the prize of not just a new home, but a new lifestyle. Rebecca Greenshields and her husband are raffling off an eco-friendly lodge in Ecuador, along with $ 10,000 to assist the winners with airfare, visas and other expenses. “You are not just winning a prize,” Greenshields told […]

Couple raffling off eco-friendly lodge in Ecuador – ABC News

One environmentally conscious couple is giving away the prize of not just a new home, but a new lifestyle. Rebecca Greenshields and her husband are raffling off an eco-friendly lodge in Ecuador, along with $ 10,000 to assist the winners with airfare, visas and other expenses. “You are not just winning a prize,” Greenshields told […]

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 […]

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 […]

Green report: Johnson Architecture's philosophy is 'listen, and then draw' – Knoxville News Sentinel

CLOSE Employees at Clayton’s main office have access to various facilities that promote health. Cortney Roark – Knoxville News Sentinel Buy Photo The dining area at Clayton Homes in Maryville. (Photo: BRIANNA PACIORKA/NEWS SENTINEL)Buy Photo Eric Bowen, vice president of Johnson Architecture, saw a change coming in the commercial and residential design industry 10 years […]

Father & daughter architects open firm together in York – York Daily Record/Sunday News

CLOSE Jim and Adrienne Williams are a father-daughter team at Williams Architects in York Paul Kuehnel Adrienne, left, and Jim Williams are a father-daughter team at Williams Architects in York. Adrienne, 28, left a firm in Lancaster and went into business with her father.(Photo: Paul Kuehnel, Paul Kuehnel) Adrienne Williams isn’t following in her father’s footsteps […]

Sandia scientist paving the way for solar energy | KRQE News 13 – KRQE News 13

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – A local scientists is paving the way when it comes to solar energy. He is hoping we could soon see the technology developed at Sandia Labs in Albuquerque homes. It is a growing field. “It works by getting sunlight in and turning it into electricity,” Murat Okandan, mPower CEO said. Scientist […]

Oregon Local News – Going 'beyond green building' in Lake Oswego – Portland Tribune

JW_DISQUS_VIEW_COMMENTS Panel says sustainable features should figure prominently in discussions about new construction of public buildings Sustainable building techniques are good for the environment and can lead to long-term savings, but they often come with a downside: higher construction costs. And when the building in question is a public project funded by taxpayers, anything that […]