Consorcio Santiago office building

Sustainable Architecture: Climate Change

Built environment organisations call for urgent action on issues such as consumption, innovation and infrastructure: new report highlights UK’s inadequate performance against United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, including those for the built environment.

Safe Haven Bathhouse - Ban Tha Song Yang Building

ASLA Supports Climate Action Now Act

The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) is supporting H.R. 9, the Climate Action Now Act, which essentially blocks the president from withdrawing the United States from the Paris Climate Agreement. The legislation is set to be voted on later this week.

Freeport Low Energy Passive House

Freeport Low Energy Passive House

Redesigned by a.m.Benzing architects pllc the Long Island City home was converted into the Low Energy Passive House standard. It allowed inhabitants to reduce energy used in the building by about 70% to a comparable building in the neighborhood.

Milner Square Barnsbury gardens

Guide to Creating a Sustainable Garden

A Guide to Creating a Sustainable Garden: if you have an outdoor or indoor garden, you probably know all about the positive benefits of spending time in green spaces, particularly if sustainable gardening practices have been used to create the spaces.

Huadong Huan Qiu City Taicang City China

Green building is taking over construction

5 ways green building is taking over construction: In the course of the last few years, the term green building, or green construction as it is also called, is attracting more and more attention. Green building goes far beyond the development of a building that is eco-friendly.

Taman Bima Microlibrary in Bandung

Taman Bima Microlibrary in Bandung

Designed by SHAU Architects Taman Bima Microlibrary is a pilot project for a series of low-cost, eco-conscious reading facilities in urban and rural villages, the Microlibrary aims to help combat Indonesia’s low literacy rates.