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Green Architecture & Construction Headlines 2012.0126

Postby Kevin » Thu Jan 26, 2012 1:34 pm

Flooding is the United Kingdom's Biggest Climate Threat - Nature, 2012.0126
http://www.nature.com/news/flooding-is- ... eat-1.9906

Retrofitting Existing Buildings - the low cost, high volume solution to climate change - Sustainability Asia Pacific
http://asia.cbre.com.hk/Research/sustai ... issue4.pdf (page 10)

Horyuji Temple Conducts a Fire Drill - oldest wooden buildings - NHK, 2012.0126
http://www3.nhk.or.jp/daily/english/20120126_26.html

In Brazil, Fears of a Slide Back for Amazon Protection - New York Times, 2012.0125
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/25/world ... -back.html

California's Lead in Solar Is Slowly Eroding - New York Times, 2012.0125
http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/01/ ... AFB0EF1F37

Watch 131 Years of Global Warming in 26 Seconds - Climate Central, 2012.0125
http://www.climatecentral.org/videos/we ... on-record/

Solar Subsidies Cuts: UK Government Loses Court Appeal - Guardian, 2012.0125
http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2 ... sfeed=true

Tips for Making Good Green Choices - Calgary Herald, 2012.0125
http://www.calgaryherald.com/news/Tips+ ... story.html

Historic Buildings May Be Greener Than You Think - New York Times (Blog), 2012.0125
http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/01/ ... you-think/

Flooding Rated as Worst Climate Change Threat Facing UK - Guardian, 2012.0125
http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2 ... sfeed=true

DOE Report Shows Shift to Energy-Saving Lighting Products - GLobal Energy Watch, 2012.0125
http://www.globalenergywatch.com/news/3 ... oducts.htm

Better Place Puts 100 Electric Cars on Israeli Roads - ENN, 2012.0125
http://www.enn.com/business/article/43902

Energy Conservation in Our Artificial Habitats - ENN, 2012.0125
http://www.enn.com/energy/article/43903

January 24 News: 2012 Outlook for American Coal Is "Grim" - Climate Central, 2012.0124
http://thinkprogress.org/romm/2012/01/2 ... l-is-grim/

Preservation Green Lab Releases New Report on the Environmental Value of Building Reuse - NTHP Press Release, 2012.0124
http://blog.preservationnation.org/2012 ... ing-reuse/

Are We on Track to Stop Climate Change? - EarthTechling, 2012.0124
http://www.earthtechling.com/2012/01/ar ... te-change/

Building a Home the Green Way - Telegraph, 2012.0124
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/greene ... n-way.html

Building a Better Bulb: Lighting Revolution Advances - Yale Environment 360, 2012.0124
http://e360.yale.edu/feature/building_a ... nces/2487/

Rethinking the Row Home - SmartPlanet, 2012.0124
http://www.smartplanet.com/blog/pure-ge ... -home/7302

Oregon No Longer a Leader in LEED - Daily Journal of Commerce, 2012.0123
http://djcoregon.com/news/2012/01/23/or ... with-leed/

Unlocking Seaweed's Next-Gen Crude: Sugar - New York Times (Blog), 2012.0123
http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/01/ ... ude-sugar/

A Solar-Powered House You Control with Xbox Kinect - Co.Design, 2012.0123
http://www.fastcodesign.com/1665876/a-s ... box-kinect

How to Get Help Paying for Heating Oil - Architect's Newspaper (Blog), 2012.0123
http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/01/ ... ating-oil/

Better, Cheaper Solar Trap. - Metropolis Magazine, 2012.0120
http://www.metropolismag.com/pov/201201 ... port-xviii

Under Construction: New Zealand's First Passive House. - ArchitectureWeek, 2012.0120
http://www.stuff.co.nz/auckland/local-n ... new-ground

DOD Budgeting Rules May Impede Green Building - Green Building Law Blog, 2012.0120
http://www.greenbuildinglawblog.com/201 ... -building/

Top 10 Residential Green Building Trends to Watch in 2012 - ThinkProgress, 2012.0119
http://thinkprogress.org/romm/2012/01/1 ... h-in-2012/

RagingWire Sacramento Data Center Gets LEED Gold - Datacenter Dynamics, 2012.0118
http://www.datacenterdynamics.com/focus ... -leed-gold

Watch for These 10 Green Building Trends in 2012 - Oregonian, 2012.0118
http://www.oregonlive.com/hg/index.ssf/ ... nds_f.html

Climate Change May Flip 40% of Earth's Major Ecosystems This Century - Climate Progress, 2012.0118
http://thinkprogress.org/romm/2011/12/2 ... s-century/

T5 Retrofit Kit Series by LUXADD at MiaGreen Expo and on Video - LuxAdd Press Release, 2012.0117
http://www.prweb.com/releases/2012/1/prweb9112484.htm

American Standard Announces 1.1 GPF High Efficiency Flushometer Toilet Systems - American Standard Press Release, 2012.0116
http://www.americanstandard-us.com/pres ... t-systems/

Glossary of "Green" Terms - Ottawa Citizen, 2012.0114
http://www.ottawacitizen.com/homes/Glos ... story.html

LEED Platinum Newcomer House in Georgia Cost Just $125 Per Square Foot - Inhabitat, 2012.0113
http://inhabitat.com/gabled-leed-platin ... uare-foot/

USGBC and AIA Announce Second Architecture for Humanity Sustainability Design Fellow - Dexigner, 2012.0112
http://www.dexigner.com/news/24474
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