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Green Architecture and Construction Headlines 2012.0530

Postby Kevin » Wed May 30, 2012 6:43 pm

Manitoba Hydro Place Receives LEED Platinum Certification - AZo Build, 2012.0529
http://www.azobuild.com/news.asp?newsID=15350

Super-Green 'Full Plane Passive House' Being Built in Portland - Daily Journal of Commerce, 2012.0530
http://djcoregon.com/news/2012/05/02/su ... -portland/

Energy Efficient Home Nets Cash for Owners - Lexington Herald-Leader, 2012.0530
http://www.kypost.com/dpp/news/state/En ... for-owners

Forget Big-Box Stores. How about a Big-Box House? - NPR, 2012.0530
http://www.npr.org/2012/05/30/153574677 ... -box-house

How Painting Roofs White Can Help 'Turn Off the World for a Year' - Climate Progress, 2012.0530
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2012/0 ... or-a-year/

Container Living in Windsor, South Africa - Joburg, 2012.0530
http://www.joburg.org.za/index.php?opti ... Itemid=266

Green Building Education Hits Australia - Constructions Source (Australia), 2012.0530
http://designbuildsource.com.au/green-b ... -australia

M&S Grocery: A Sustainable Blueprint to Behold - Guardian Unlimited, 2012.0530
http://www.guardian.co.uk/sustainable-b ... sfeed=true

Leading Climbing Outfit Cancels 2012 Everest Trip, Blaming Ice Dangers Due to Warmth - Climate Progress, 2012.0530
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2012/0 ... to-warmth/

Fukushima Fallout Affects Marine Science - Nature (registration required), 2012.0530
http://www.nature.com/news/fukushima-ha ... ce-1.10750

Only Radical Thinking Will Solve Environmental Problems - The Globe and Mail, 2012.0530
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-o ... le2447562/

Low-Cost Carbon Fiber Composites Target Mega-Market by 2030 - Plastics Today, 2012.0530
http://www.plasticstoday.com/articles/l ... 30-120530a

HP Unveils Specifications for Net Zero Energy Data Center - Market Watch, 2012.0530
http://www.marketwatch.com/story/hp-unv ... 2012-05-30
Campaigners' Anger over Agency's Shale Gas Report - BBC News, 2012.0529
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-18236535

Insulating with Icynene Spray Foam Gives Habitat for Humanity Projects Higher Return on Investment - Market Watch, 2012.0529
http://www.marketwatch.com/story/insula ... 2012-05-29

Fracking Boom Spurs Environmental Audit - Nature (registration required), 2012.0529
http://www.nature.com/news/fracking-boo ... it-1.10737

Washington: Seattle Votes Against Coal Terminals - New York Times, 2012.0529
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/05/30/us/wa ... inals.html

Will Nuclear Plants Withstand Quakes and Floods? - New York Times, 2012.0529
http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/05/ ... nd-floods/

EU's Greenhouse Emissions Up but Still Meeting Kyoto Target - Washington Post, 2012.0529
http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/eur ... story.html

Bluefin Tuna Record Fukushima Radioactivity - BBC News, 2012.0528
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-18239107

Solar Power Generation World Record Set in Germany - Guardian Unlimited, 2012.0528
http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2 ... CMP=twt_gu

Ancient Indus Civilization's Collapse Explained - Live Science, 2012.0528
http://www.livescience.com/20614-collap ... ation.html

Net Zero Building at Maharishi University in Iowa - EarthTechling, 2012.0527
http://www.earthtechling.com/2012/05/ne ... y-in-iowa/

SoCalGas Tests Unusual Solar Air Conditioner - Los Angeles Times, 2012.0525
http://www.latimes.com/business/money/l ... 3836.story

Architecture Firm Builds Sustainable Headquarters - Suburbanite, 2012.0525
http://www.thesuburbanite.com/communiti ... adquarters

Oregon Landscape Architects Capitalize on Their Green Edge - Daily Journal of Commerce, 2012.0524
http://djcoregon.com/news/2012/05/24/or ... reen-edge/

Design for Deconstruction: Building with Sustainability in Mind - News @ Northeastern, 2012.0524
http://www.northeastern.edu/news/2012/0 ... buildings/

Review of the 16th International Passive House Conference - Passive House Institute Press Release, 2012.0524
http://www.sacbee.com/2012/05/24/451344 ... ional.html

Los Angeles Gives Go-Ahead on Expanded Solar Program. - Architect's Newspaper, 2012.0524
http://www.archpaper.com/news/articles.asp?id=6061

Taiwan's Building Code to Get Greener in July - Eco-Business, 2012.0524
http://www.eco-business.com/news/taiwan ... r-in-july/

Editorial: Alan G. Brake Calls for Balanced Infrastructure in Chicago. - Architect's Newspaper, 2012.0524
http://www.archpaper.com/news/articles.asp?id=6060

'Artificial Leaf' Hits Development Hurdle - Nature (registration required), 2012.0523
http://www.nature.com/news/artificial-l ... le-1.10703

Federal Green Building Code Creates Unnecessary Risks and Costs - Green Building Law Update, 2012.0517
http://www.greenbuildinglawupdate.com/2 ... and-costs/

A Triumph, a Failure -- Or Both? - Delaware Online, 2012.0514
http://www.delawareonline.com/article/2 ... ck_check=1
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