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Green Architecture and Construction News 2012.0627

Postby Kevin » Wed Jun 27, 2012 7:05 pm

Better Buildings Challenge Announces $300 Million in Investments for Energy Upgrades - Climate Progress, 2012.0627
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2012/0 ... ral-bonds/

"Prototype" Fraunhofer Research Center Opens in Stuttgart - GizMag, 2012.0627
http://www.gizmag.com/fraunhofer-institute-zve/23104/

Philly Neighborhood to Get Quintet of Net-Zero Townhomes - Mother Nature Network, 2012.0627
http://www.mnn.com/your-home/remodeling ... -townhomes

US Energy Information Administration Predicts Future Energy Scenarios - ENN, 2012.0627
http://www.enn.com/enn_original_news/article/44594

Waldo Canyon Fire Threatens US Air Force Academy - Great Falls Tribune, 2012.0627
http://www.greatfallstribune.com/viewar ... ce-Academy

BASF SELECT Eco-Label Manager Nearly Triples in Size - Digital Journal, 2012.0627
http://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/771663

Why All Oil Is Foreign - Climate Progress, 2012.0627
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2012/0 ... s-foreign/

U.S. Grants a Keystone Pipeline Permit - New York Times, 2012.0626
http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/06/ ... ne-permit/

Oil Exploration Ramps Up in US Arctic - Nature (registration required), 2012.0626
http://www.nature.com/news/oil-explorat ... ic-1.10882

Cement Rules - ENN, 2012.0626
http://www.enn.com/pollution/article/44590

Green Building's Growing Pains - Atlantic Cities, 2012.0626
http://www.theatlanticcities.com/politi ... ains/2369/

California Condors Face Lead Menace - Nature (registration required), 2012.0626
http://www.nature.com/news/california-c ... ce-1.10883

Flagstaff Mountain Fire Threatens Homes, NCAR in Boulder - KUNC, 2012.0626
http://www.kunc.org/post/flagstaff-moun ... ar-boulder

Court Upholds U.S. EPA's Right to Limit Greenhouse Gases - Environmental News Service, 2012.0626
http://www.ens-newswire.com/ens/jun2012 ... 26-02.html

Modular System Uses Welsh Forestry Products - Green Buiding Press, 2012.0626
http://www.greenbuildingpress.co.uk/art ... le_id=1219

San Francisco Debuts North America's 'Greenest Urban Office Building' - Smart Planet, 2012.0626
http://www.smartplanet.com/blog/design- ... lding/7232

Green Design for Korea Hydro Nuclear Headquarters - Construction Digital, 2012.0626
http://www.constructiondigital.com/unde ... adquarters

Powering the Nation - Energy Saving Trust, 2012.0626
http://www.energysavingtrust.org.uk/Abo ... the-nation

Inside the Biggest Oil Spill You've Never Heard Of - Inside Climate News, 2012.0626
http://insideclimatenews.org/news/20120 ... peline-epa

Better Buildings Can Battle Climate Change - Vancouver Sun, 2012.0625
http://www.vancouversun.com/business/20 ... story.html

Economic Climate Has Not Affected Views on Global Warming – Poll - Guardian Unlimited, 2012.0625
http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2 ... rming-poll

Man Convicted in Biodiesel Fraud Case - Baltimore Sun, 2012.0625
http://www.baltimoresun.com/features/gr ... 9261.story

Passive House Project in Ventura - Mother Nature Network, 2012.0625
http://www.mnn.com/your-home/remodeling ... ct-in-vent

Supreme Court to Rule on EPA Logging-Road Regulation - Washington Post, 2012.0625
http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/ ... story.html

Report Proposes a 'Clean Resources Standard' on Public Lands - Climate Progress, 2012.0625
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2012/0 ... lic-lands/

US Northeast Coast Is Hotspot for Rising Sea Levels - Nature (registration required), 2012.0624
http://www.nature.com/news/us-northeast ... ls-1.10880

Accelerated Sea-Level Rise on the Atlantic Coast of North America - Nature (registration required), 2012.0624
http://www.nature.com/nclimate/journal/ ... e1597.html

Interior Official: BP 'Sincere' about Safe Offshore Drilling - The Hill, 2012.0624
http://thehill.com/blogs/e2-wire/e2-wir ... e-drilling

Report: Greater Rise Estimated for West Coast Sea Levels - Christian Science Monitor, 2012.0622
http://www.csmonitor.com/Environment/20 ... se-by-2100

The BLM's Corrupt Coal Leasing Program - Climate Progress, 2012.0622
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2012/0 ... est-of-us/

Sustainable Building Material Manufacturing in the US Industry Market Research Report Now Available - San Francisco Chronicle, 2012.0622
http://www.sfgate.com/business/prweb/ar ... 654665.php

Sustainable Architecture for India - The Hindu, 2012.0622
http://www.thehindu.com/life-and-style/ ... 558934.ece

Saving Forests or Food Prices? - MIT News, 2012.0622
http://web.mit.edu/newsoffice/2012/seei ... -0622.html

Five Ideas for the Future of the Built Environment - Guardian Unlimited, 2012.0621
http://www.guardian.co.uk/sustainable-b ... sfeed=true

'World's Greenest Buildings' Get Seal of Approval - CNN, 2012.0621
http://www.cnn.com/2012/06/21/world/liv ... index.html

The Adventure of a Straw-Bale Building - Metropolis, 2012.0621
http://www.metropolismag.com/pov/201206 ... e-building

NOAA: Gulf of Mexico ’Dead Zone’ Predictions Feature Uncertainty - USGS Press Release, 2012.0621
http://www.usgs.gov/newsroom/article.as ... -syCb-fekR

WWF Rio+20 Closing Statement - WWF, 2012.0621
http://wwf.panda.org/wwf_news/?uNewsID=205343

Sustainability without Fanfare - Sustainable Industries, 2012.0621
http://www.sustainableindustries.com/ar ... ut-fanfare

Eurozone Crisis and US Presidential Race 'Damaged Rio+20 Prospects' - Guardian Unlimited, 2012.0621
http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2 ... ion-rio-20

801 17th Street in Washington, D.C. - ArchitectureWeek, 2012.0620
http://www.architectureweek.com/2012/06 ... n_1-1.html

Taking a Closer Look at Zero Energy Concept Building - Green Building Elements, 2012.0620
http://greenbuildingelements.com/2012/0 ... -building/

The Trouble with Turbines: An Ill Wind - Nature (registration required), 2012.0620
http://www.nature.com/news/the-trouble- ... nd-1.10849

Maine School Optimizes Daylight for More Learning-Friendly Environment - PR Web, 2012.0619
http://www.prweb.com/releases/2012/6/prweb9613903.htm

'Sustainable Can Still Be Beautiful' - Tools of the Trade, 2012.0615
http://www.toolsofthetrade.net/industry ... ID=1896344

Save the Deserts - Nature (registration required), 2012.0614
http://www.nature.com/nmiddleeast/2012/ ... 12.85.html
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