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Gene Callan & Stan Cole: Downtown Housing & EcoDistrics

Gene Callan from GBD Architects out of Portland and his college friend Stan Cole from Cole Architects here in Boise join us to discuss downtown housing and sustainable design. 204 more words

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Property Point: Green building in South Africa

Property Point’s next To The Point session on 13 August 2014 at the Southern Sun Hyde Park Hotel will feature a panel discussion about green building and how to gear up to provide green building services. 381 more words


The AIA 2030 Commitment: My Favorite Things

“What are you reading these days?” is a tough question.

To be honest, most of what I read now is in the social media stream. Although I still drop everything for a new print copy of… 829 more words

AIA 2030 Commitment

Facades+ Lands in Chicago July 24 and 25

Over two days, Thursday July 24 and Friday July 25, thought leaders from architecture, design and engineering will come together in the heart of downtown for the… 666 more words

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LEED Accreditation and Why I Pursued It

I took a few months off from blogging (and everything else besides work) to study for the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Associate accreditation. 402 more words

The basic elements of green building

Green building, also referred to as sustainable construction, brings together certain design, construction, and operational practices in order to make a home or building energy-efficient, thereby reducing its impact on the environment and on human health. 368 more words