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Green Architecture & Construction News 2012.0815

Postby Kevin » Wed Aug 15, 2012 6:53 pm

Urban Heat Island Effect and Climate Change May Scorch Cities - Huffington Post, 2012.0815
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/08/1 ... 78949.html

Inspiration House Is a Zero-Waste Building - TG Daily, 2012.0813
http://www.tgdaily.com/sustainability-f ... e-building

How the NT Government Is Failing Green Building - Constructions Source (Australia), 2012.0815
http://designbuildsource.com.au/nt-govt ... n-building

Who Are the Most Influential People in LEED and the Green Building Industry? - Green Buildings, 2012.0814
http://www.green-buildings.com/content/ ... g-industry

U.S. Media Barely Mention Climate in Stories on Extreme Heat - Climate Progress, 2012.0815
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2012/0 ... reme-heat/

Increase Profits with Recycling and Reuse Best Practices - Triple Pundit, 2012.0815
http://www.triplepundit.com/2012/08/inc ... practices/

Why We Are Poles Apart on Climate Change - Nature (registration required), 2012.0815
http://www.nature.com/news/why-we-are-p ... ge-1.11166

Improvements to NY LEED Buildings Get a (Tax) Break - EarthTechling, 2012.0815
http://www.earthtechling.com/2012/08/im ... tax-break/

Nine Straight Days of 110 or More in Phoenix - New York Times, 2012.0815
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/15/us/un ... oenix.html

Energy Security Vs. Environment in Alaska - New York Times, 2012.0815
http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/08/ ... in-alaska/

Introducing the Ocean Health Index - New York Times, 2012.0815
http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/08/ ... lth-index/

Beyond Energy Savings from Green Buildings - Eco-Business, 2012.0814
http://www.eco-business.com/features/be ... buildings/

Crusading Architects Out Asthma-Causing Building Materials - ArtInfo, 2012.0814
http://artinfo.com/news/story/819110/cr ... initiative

In Fragmented Brazilian Forest, Few Species Survive - New York Times, 2012.0814
http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/08/ ... s-survive/

Youth Summit Discusses Climate Change - China Daily, 2012.0814
http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/business/2 ... =119347078

Nanomaterial Demontrates Ability to Absorb and Reabsorb Hydrogen - AZo CleanTech, 2012.0814
http://www.azocleantech.com/news.aspx?newsID=17175

Green Buildings: Boost Business and Neighborhoods - The Atlantic, 2012.0814
http://www.theatlantic.com/sponsored/ba ... ods/261011

Putting the Brakes on Climate Change With... Diamonds? - Ars Technica, 2012.0813
http://arstechnica.com/science/2012/08/ ... -diamonds/

Climate Change Shaped Ancient Burial Rituals - Nature (registration required), 2012.0813
http://www.nature.com/news/climate-chan ... ls-1.11161

Stressed Aquifers Around the Globe - New York Times, 2012.0813
http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/08/ ... the-globe/

Heat Shuts Down a Coastal Reactor - New York Times, 2012.0813
http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/08/ ... l-reactor/

Climate Models That Predict More Droughts Win Further Scientific Support - Washington Post, 2012.0813
http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/ ... story.html

Exxon Valdez Laid to Rest - Nature (registration required), 2012.0813
http://www.nature.com/news/exxon-valdez ... st-1.11141

Navigating Green Window Treatments - Construction Digital, 2012.0811
http://www.constructiondigital.com/inno ... treatments

Is Air Conditioning Heating Up the Planet? - Triple Pundit, 2012.0810
http://www.triplepundit.com/2012/08/air ... ng-planet/

Tree's Leaves Genetically Different from Its Roots - Nature (registration required), 2012.0810
http://www.nature.com/news/tree-s-leave ... ts-1.11156

Playing Catch Up: Beachy Keen - Mother Nature Network, 2012.0810
http://www.mnn.com/your-home/at-home/bl ... eachy-keen

Modern Workspaces Receive Sustainable Makeovers - Architecture & Design (Australia), 2012.0810
http://www.architectureanddesign.com.au ... 34787.aspx

Skyscraper Design a Testament to Adaptation - Architecture Source (Australia), 2012.0810
http://designbuildsource.com.au/modern- ... adaptation

London 2012: Green Building Wins (and Fails) - EarthTechling, 2012.0810
http://www.earthtechling.com/2012/08/lo ... and-fails/

James Hansen on the New Climate Dice and Public Perception of Climate Change - Climate Progress, 2012.0809
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2012/0 ... te-change/

Framingham State Hall Certified as a LEED Gold Building - Framingham Patch, 2012.0809
http://framingham.patch.com/articles/fr ... d-building

Mars Rover Can Help Us Better Understand Climate Change on Earth - Huffington Post, 2012.0809
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/tim-profe ... 61070.html

'Sport-in-a-Box' Project Shortlisted for Sustainable Architecture Award - LogisticsWeek, 2012.0809
http://logisticsweek.com/feature/2012/0 ... ure-award/

Mann: We Must Heed James Hansen on Global Warming and Extreme Weather - Climate Progress, 2012.0809
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2012/0 ... r-so-long/

Arcticane: Massive Storm Batters Melting Sea Ice - Climate Progress, 2012.0808
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2012/0 ... g-sea-ice/

Environmental Advertising Increases When the Economy Is Stronger - Triple Pundit, 2012.0807
http://www.triplepundit.com/2012/08/env ... -stronger/

Rains Flood a Third of Manila Area, Displacing Thousands - New York Times, 2012.0807
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/08/world ... roofs.html

New Zealand Dormant Volcano Erupts after a Century - CNN, 2012.0806
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-19159502

In Oregon, Residents Struggle to Solve a Pesticide Mystery - The Atlantic, 2012.0802
http://www.theatlantic.com/national/arc ... ry/261083/

New Energy-Efficient Building Material - Product Design & Development, 2012.0802
http://www.pddnet.com/news-new-energy-e ... al-080112/

BIM Is a Tool for Sustainable Design - AECZB, 2012.0802
http://aecb.net/news/2012/07/embrace-bi ... le-design/
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