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Six innovative products from Greenbuild

Six innovative products from Greenbuild

The green expo delivered an array of products – like Dri Design’s wall panels and Toto’s water-efficient toilets – that are sustainable to manufacture and healthy to use while still being affordable and attractive.

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November 22, 2012

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Dispatch from Greenbuild: Design-mandated sustainability

Dispatch from Greenbuild: Design-mandated sustainability

At the show, on until tomorrow, product and interior designers discussed the importance of challenging assumptions about sustainability and demanding greener building materials from manufacturers.

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November 16, 2012

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Dispatch: Greenbuild brings eco-power to the people

Dispatch: Greenbuild brings eco-power to the people

On the first day of the expo, taking place in San Francisco, speakers such as Rick Fedrizzi and Majora Carter discussed how the key to a sustainable future lies in a human-centered approach.

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November 15, 2012

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Preview: Greenbuild 2012

Preview: Greenbuild 2012

Taking place next week in San Francisco, the 11th annual Greenbuild International Conference and Expo will showcase the latest green building innovations and present leading-edge experts in sustainability to an audience of architects, developers and engineers.

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November 8, 2012

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Growth Spurts

Growth Spurts

Rios Clementi Hale Studios creates an outdoor learning landscape for an eco-conscious school in West Hollywood

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November 5, 2012

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Mario Cucinella builds a greener future

Mario Cucinella builds a greener future

Ahead of the opening of Mario Cucinella’s exhibition in Toronto, the Italian architect discusses how he merges sustainability with beauty in his futuristic buildings.

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October 2, 2012

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Previewing Manhattan’s subterranean park

Previewing Manhattan’s subterranean park

A new exhibit conjures the Low Line, a plan to turn a massive and abandoned trolley terminal in the Lower East Side into an underground green space illuminated entirely by a solar canopy.

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September 13, 2012

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Summer Home: A Mobile Beach House in New Zealand

Summer Home: A Mobile Beach House in New Zealand

Perched along the coastline of Coromandel Peninsula, Crosson Clarke Carnachan Architects’ off-the-grid beach hut offers spectacular views.

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August 31, 2012

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Frank Gehry makes it right

Frank Gehry makes it right

The architect joins a roster of local and international firms, including Morphosis and MVRDV, that have completed eco-homes in New Orleans’ Lower Ninth Ward for residents left homeless by Hurricane Katrina in 2005.

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July 24, 2012

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London 2012: Jubilee Gardens

London 2012: Jubilee Gardens

Rotterdam’s West 8 revitalizes the once-neglected gardens on London’s Southbank.

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July 23, 2012

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