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Green Architecture & Construction News Update 2012.1108

Postby Kevin » Fri Nov 09, 2012 12:54 am

Does the 2012 Election Represent a Realignment of Green Politics? - Climate Progress, 2012.1108
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2012/1 ... -politics/

A Regrettable Error - Whatever happened to Cannery Square? - Eugene Weekly, 2012.1108
http://www.eugeneweekly.com/article/regrettable-error

First Things First: An Efficient Abode - New York Times, 2012.1108
http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/11/ ... ent-abode/

Chrysler Building Joins Other Midtown Icons in Earning LEED-EB Gold - Green Buildings NYC, 2012.1108
http://www.greenbuildingsnyc.com/2012/1 ... ed-eb-gold

Mahindra Focuses on Innovation for Sustainability - ConstructionWeek, 2012.1108
http://www.constructionweekonline.in/ar ... inability/

Coal Stocks Plunge Post-Election - Climate Progress, 2012.1108
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2012/1 ... -election/

Hoping for Change: A Post-Election Action Plan for Addressing Climate - Climate Progress, 2012.1108
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2012/1 ... g-climate/

Environmental Groups Celebrate a Political Victory - Climate Progress, 2012.1108
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2012/1 ... ?mobile=nc

Study: We're Headed to 11F Warming and Even 7F Requires 'Nearly Quadrupling the Current Rate of Decarbonisation' - Climate Progress, 2012.1107
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2012/1 ... onisation/

Researchers Quantify Greenhouse Gases from Melting Arctic Permafrost - Climate Progress, 2012.1107
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2012/1 ... very-real/

Former UN Official Says Climate Report Will Shock Nations into Action - Sydney Morning Herald, 2012.1107
http://www.smh.com.au/environment/clima ... 28w5c.html

EllisDon's Six Projects Earn LEED Certification - AZo Build, 2012.1107
http://www.azobuild.com/news.aspx?newsID=15994

Costs of Shoring Up Coastal Communities - New York Times, 2012.1106
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/06/scien ... earth&_r=0

Ground-Source Designs Arise as a Stormproof Resource - New York Times, 2012.1106
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/07/busin ... wanted=all

UK Faces Higher Risk of Flooding and Droughts as Water Crisis Looms - Click Green, 2012.1106
http://www.clickgreen.org.uk/research/t ... looms.html

One of the World's Oldest Tribes Halts Dam Construction - The Ecologist, 2012.1106
http://www.theecologist.org/News/news_a ... ction.html

Future Is in Limbo for the Damaged Buildings Close to the Water's Edge - New York Times, 2012.1106
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/05/nyreg ... attan.html

Escalating Trade Disputes for Chinese-Made Solar Panels - ENN, 2012.1106
http://www.enn.com/business/article/45176

Combatting Indoor Air Pollution from Downtown Cities - ENN, 2012.1106
http://www.enn.com/pollution/article/45177

The Insurance Industry Is Finally Waking Up and Smelling the Climate Chaos Coffee - Climate Progress, 2012.1106
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2012/1 ... os-coffee/

Hurricane Sandy Was a Deciding Factor for Millions of Voters in the Election - Climate Progress, 2012.1106
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2012/1 ... -election/

LivingHomes Launches LEED Platinum-Aspiring CK Series - Mother Nature Network, 2012.1106
http://www.mnn.com/your-home/remodeling ... -ck-series

Sail-Inspired Turbine Promises Cheaper Wind Energy - SciDev Net, 2012.1105
http://www.scidev.net/en/middle-east-an ... nergy.html

Telus House Achieves LEED Platinum - Daily Commercial News and Construction Record, 2012.1105
http://dcnonl.com/article/id52635/--tel ... d-platinum

U.S. Green Building Council Proposes LEED V4 - California Aggie, 2012.1105
http://www.theaggie.org/2012/11/05/u-s- ... s-leed-v4/

Climate and Warmer Waters - Japan Times, 2012.1105
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/text/eo20121105a2.html

South African Settlement Welcomes the iShack - New York Times, 2012.1105
http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/11/ ... he-ishack/

LEED Exams to Be Offered in Spanish and Chinese - MortgageOrb, 2012.1105
http://www.mortgageorb.com/e107_plugins ... tent.12687

Temperatures May Rise 6c by 2100, Says Study - Independent Digital, 2012.1105
http://www.independent.co.uk/environmen ... 81272.html

Mansfield Energy Installs 100 kW Solar Array - Solar Industry, 2012.1105
http://solarindustrymag.com/e107_plugin ... tent.11507

Report Warns Emissions Have Passed Critical Global Warming Threshold - Click Green, 2012.1104
http://www.clickgreen.org.uk/analysis/b ... shold.html

Sandy Shows Future of Rhode Island's Coastline - EcoRI, 2012.1103
http://www.ecori.org/front-page-journal ... tline.html

China Is Building a Huge Eco-City Where No One Will Need to Drive - Business Insider, 2012.1102
http://www.businessinsider.com/china-is ... 12-11?op=1

Asia's Newest Megacity Offers a Low-Carbon Model for Urban Growth - Click Green, 2012.1102
http://www.clickgreen.org.uk/analysis/g ... 23686-asia\s-newest-megacity-offers-a-low-carbon-model-for-urban-growth.html

The Eddy: Staying within the Design Plan - Ottawa Citizen, 2012.1101
http://www.ottawacitizen.com/homes/Eddy ... story.html

Are Humans to Blame? Science Is Out - New York Times, 2012.1101
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/01/scien ... sandy.html

Research Reveals Why Sea Levels Are Rising Faster Than Previously Feared - Click Green, 2012.1101
http://www.clickgreen.org.uk/research/t ... eared.html

The King of Clackistan - Willamette Week, 2012.1031
http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-1 ... ckist.html

CREE Buildings Sustainable Tall Wood Building System Arrives in U.S. - Green Building Elements, 2012.1031
http://greenbuildingelements.com/2012/1 ... es-in-u-s/

Rising Cost of Coal Mining Makes Wind Power Look Even Better - Triple Pundit, 2012.1027
http://www.triplepundit.com/2012/10/ris ... ok-better/

Climate Change Mitigation 'Far Cheaper Than Inaction' - SciDev Net, 2012.1026
http://www.scidev.net/en/climate-change ... gn=en_news

What Will Obama 2.0 Bring for Climate Policy? - Triple Pundit, 2012.1026
http://www.triplepundit.com/2012/11/wil ... te-policy/

The Corruption of Wood - ArchitectureWeek, 2012.1024
http://www.architectureweek.com/2012/1024/index.html
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