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Green Architecture & Construction Headlines - 2012.0328

Postby Kevin » Wed Mar 28, 2012 4:49 pm

New Urbanism Now - ArchitectureWeek, 2012.0328
http://www.ArchitectureWeek.com/2012/0328/index.html

Fact Sheet: 6 Things You Should Know About The Value Of Renewable Energy - Climate Progress, 2012.0328
http://www.ArchitectureWeek.com/blogs/l ... ?id=115703

US Sets Carbon Standard for Future Power Plants - China Post, 2012.0329
http://www.chinapost.com.tw/business/am ... S-sets.htm

Sustainable Cities: Meeting the Challenge of Rapid Urbanization the Focus of "Planet under Pressure 2012" - Triple Pundit, 2012.0328
http://www.triplepundit.com/2012/03/sus ... sure-2012/

Walmart's Sustainability Efforts Stall under New Leadership - Triple Pundit, 2012.0328
http://www.triplepundit.com/2012/03/wal ... eadership/

When the World Tackled an Environmental Threat, and Won - New York Times, 2012.0328
http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/03/ ... t-and-won/

Creative Concrete - ArchitectureWeek, 2012.0328
http://www.ArchitectureWeek.com/2012/03 ... s_1-1.html

6 Things You Should Know about the Value of Renewable Energy - Climate Progress, 2012.0328
http://thinkprogress.org/romm/2012/03/2 ... le-energy/

Coastal California Fog Carries Toxic Mercury, Study Finds - New York Times (Blog), 2012.0328
http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/03/ ... udy-finds/

Plan Now for Climate-Related Disasters -U.N. Report - Reuters, 2012.0328
http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/03/ ... WJ20120328

Reports Link Heat Waves, Deluges to Climate Change - Washington Post, 2012.0328
http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/ ... story.html

U.S. Heat Waves Set to Intensify from New York to Los Angeles - Bloomberg, 2012.0328
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-03-2 ... geles.html

Beyond LEED: "The Cities That Learn Award" Goes to Patchwork - Metropolis Magazine, 2012.0328
http://www.metropolismag.com/pov/20120328/beyond-leed

PrairieWalk Pond Awarded Environmental Excellence Award - Patch (Lisle, IL), 2012.0328
http://lisle.patch.com/articles/prairie ... to-9423840

Passive Solar Design Gets Aggressive - EarthTechling, 2012.0328
http://www.earthtechling.com/2012/03/pa ... -approach/

AIA Announced Support for 2012 International Green Construction Code - Dexigner, 2012.0328
http://www.dexigner.com/news/24881

Earth Hour: It's Time to Flick Off - PostMedia News, 2012.0328
http://www.canada.com/technology/Earth+ ... story.html

LEED-Certified Green Building Projects Hit 12,000 Mark - Contractor Magazine, 2012.0327
http://contractormag.com/green/leed-cer ... 12000-mark

The a to Z of Retrofitting - Ecologist, 2012.0327
http://www.theecologist.org/green_green ... tting.html

Sprawling Cities Pressure Environment, Planning - Chicago Tribune, 2012.0327
http://www.chicagotribune.com/business/ ... 8465.story

Sedum Becomes the Roofing of the Future - This is Nottingham, 2012.0327
http://www.thisisnottingham.co.uk/Sedum ... story.html

Global Warming Models Are Wrong Again - Wall Street Journal, 2012.0327
Http://Online.Wsj.Com/Article/SB1000142 ... 84274.Html

The Top Five Things You Need to Know about EPA's New Carbon Pollution Rule - Climate Progress, 2012.0327
http://thinkprogress.org/romm/2012/03/2 ... rbon-rule/

Terrell Place Awarded LEED Platinum Certification - PRNewswire (Press Release), 2012.0327
http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases ... 67495.html

$1.2 Million Fine for Indian Point Fire - New York Times (Blog), 2012.0327
http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/03/ ... oint-fire/

Gas Leak in the North Sea - New York Times, 2012.0327
http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/03/ ... north-sea/

Chinese Cave Homes: So Hot Right Now - Mother Nature Network (Blog), 2012.0327
http://www.mnn.com/your-home/remodeling ... -right-now

Fox News Debunks Right-Wing Lies about Chevy Volt: It’S 'an Anti-Terrorist Weapon' and 'the Safest Car on the Road' - ThinkProgress, 2012.0327
http://thinkprogress.org/romm/2012/03/2 ... -the-road/

Butterfly Wings' Could Boost Production of Green Fuels - R&D Mag, 2012.0327
http://www.rdmag.com/News/2012/03/Life- ... een-fuels/

Connecting the Dots on Climate and Extreme Weather: Must-Watch PBS Story on Devastating Texas Drought - Climate Progress, 2012.0327
http://thinkprogress.org/romm/2012/03/2 ... s-drought/

Harnessing American Resources to Create Jobs and Address Rising Gasoline Prices - ThinkProgress (Blog), 2012.0327
http://thinkprogress.org/romm/2012/03/2 ... ne-prices/

Autodesk Brings More Sustainable Design Tools into the Cloud - GreenBiz, 2012.0327
http://www.greenbiz.com/blog/2012/03/27 ... ools-cloud

The Association of Zoos & Aquariums' 2nd Annual Green Summit - National Geographic, 2012.0327
http://newswatch.nationalgeographic.com ... en-summit/

Nature: Strong Evidence Manmade 'Unprecedented Heat And Rainfall Extremes Are Here - Causing Intense Human Suffering' - Climate Progress, 2012.0326
http://www.ArchitectureWeek.com/blogs/l ... ?id=115541

Debunking The Fallacy Of The Prius Rebound Effect - Climate Progress, 2012.0326
http://www.ArchitectureWeek.com/blogs/l ... ?id=115531

Atlanta Renovation Achieves Highest LEED Score in Northern Hemisphere - Ars Technica, 2012.0326
http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/news ... pshere.ars

A Smaller Route to Solar Success - New York Times, 2012.0326
http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/03/ ... r-success/

Army Abandons LEED Certification - Green Building Law Update, 2012.0326
http://www.greenbuildinglawupdate.com/2 ... ification/

Contractors Turning Away from LEED - Journal of Commerce, 2012.0326
http://www.journalofcommerce.com/articl ... -from-leed

University of Kentucky President Moved by Energy-Efficient Building Tour - Kentucky Herald-Leader, 2012.0324
http://www.kentucky.com/2012/03/24/2124 ... e-way.html

On Apple's Sustainability Efforts - Metropolis, 2012.0322
http://www.metropolismag.com/pov/20120322/apple-alert

Australia's New Foreign Minister Speaks of "the Grim Reality" of Manmade Climate Change - Think Progress, 2012.0321
http://thinkprogress.org/romm/2012/03/2 ... te-change/
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