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Advanced Sustainable Lighting Solutions
The Advanced Sustainable Lighting Solutions research project will explore new materials, energy efficiency, advancing LEDs and light for...
Animal Architecture: Skyscraper Habitat for Bee Colony
A group of architecture students from the University of Buffalo, New York, has built a steel skyscraper, Elevator...
The UK’s Largest Sustainable Housing Site
The University of Cambridge has freed up its £1 billion North West Cambridge site to begin work on...
Plastic Fantastic: The Green Side of Plastic
A material that was recently seen as a symbol of waste is being repurposed as designers revive plastic...
Perot Museum Celebrates Impressive Green Recognition
The Perot Museum of Nature and Science in Texas has secured the highest possible Green Globes rating from...
Five Reasons to Consider Cork in Interior Design
Beyond wine stoppers and the office pinboard, cork is an incredibly green and versatile product when used in...
Solid Engineered Timber: Truly Sustainable Structures
Engineered wood, and particularly cross-laminated timber, has the structural and technical capability to serve as a truly sustainable...
World’s Largest Solar Towers Take to the Sun
California will soon be home to the world’s two largest solar towers through the ambitious Palen Solar Electrical...
Low-Cost Techniques For ‘Earthquake-Proofing’ Homes
Scientists and engineers are developing new techniques to enable construction of houses using traditional, sustainable materials in earthquake...
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