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San Diego Vows to Move Entirely to Renewable Energy in 20 Years

Editor’s note: Just days after the historic climate agreement was reached in Paris, the city of San Diego announced its own groundbreaking pledge to reduce its emissions by half and to run on 100 percent renewable energy in the next twenty years. 744 more words


Become LEED Accredited: LEED Green Associate Training Sessions Feb. 4th & 6th

LEED Green Associate Training
Two one-time study courses are being offered in Chicago next week.
Reduced rate for full-time students!

Thursday, February 4th, 2016 – 6:00PM to 10:00PM… 367 more words


GDES3003 - Hand In



So tomorrow is hand in day!  Phew, what a relief… It’s been an action packed module that’s for sure.   101 more words


GDES3003 - Final prototype & artwork

GDES3003 – Green Design

Final Prototype

I have spent some time now further refining the design of my pizza slice wedge, mainly in terms of aesthetic design. 259 more words


Architecture Monday

While I was in Toronto over the holidays, I took the chance to visit the Wychwood Barns (that I spoke of in an earlier Architecture Monday post… 256 more words


New study connects worker cognition to indoor air quality

A recent study published in the monthly journal, Environmental Health Perspectives, revealed that cognitive scores were 61% higher when participants were exposed to conditions similar to those in green buildings, and were 101% higher on days in so-called “Green+ days.” Participants in the study included architects, designers, programmers, engineers, creative marketers, and managers. 190 more words