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Get the most from your EPC assessment

By Simon Wyatt

With the introduction of the Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES) in April 2018, there has been much scaremongering as to the implications of the new regulations. 683 more words

Sustainable Design

The Republic of Everyone

“we help you bring brand, sustainability, and creativity together to make doing good, good for business”.

Mission

The republic of everyone is an design studio of interdisciplinary designers and professionals that strive to reinforce sustainability, community and design that promotes and better world. 584 more words

Post 4 - Makers Unite

The topical nature of refugees and asylum seekers is rather confronting and thus is not often the subject matter of designs. Yet when designers do explore such social issues, interesting insights are to be gained. 432 more words

Freitag - compostable clothing

By Josh Henry.

For many of us, our options when it comes to clothing disposal are fairly limited. Either drop it in the charity bin or send it to landfill. 311 more words

Socially Responsible Design

New ASLA Headquarters Will Boost Well-Being

The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) is renovating its outdated headquarters in Chinatown, Washington, D.C. to become a showcase not only for sustainable building and landscape design, but also healthy employee environments. 536 more words

Sustainable Design

Berkeley National Laboratory Scientists Inventing Paint-on Retrofit for Energy Efficient Windows

by Erin Larsen

The US Department of Energy (DOE)’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) researchers are in the process of developing a paint-on coating for windows to increase energy efficiency.  452 more words

Energy Efficiency

U.S. Institute of Peace

Designed by Moshe Safdie. Completed 2011.Certified Green Building

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