Klopf Architecture’s Zero Energy House Scores Big with Build it Green in California

October 21, 2013 by  
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Sosoljip is a Self-Sufficient Net Zero Energy House in South Korea

February 12, 2013 by  
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VIDEO: How to Make Delectable Vegan Red Velvet Cupcakes for Your Valentine

February 12, 2013 by  
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Wondering what sweet treats to give your Valentine this Thursday? Here’s a delectable recipe that is sure to delight. Follow along as Inhabitots’ pint-sized pastry chef Petey Rojas shows you the easy steps to making his yummy vegan red velvet cupcakes in this adorable video. We promise that your better half will love them – and it wouldn’t hurt to whip up a batch for yourself too! READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 4 year old cooking video , baking instructions , kids baking video , kids cooking video , petey rojas , red velvet cupcakes , vegan baking , Vegan Cupcake , vegan cupcakes , vegan red velvet , vegan red velvet cupcakes

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Pluspetrol Plans to Explore for Natural Gas in Most Biodiverse Protected Area on Earth

February 12, 2013 by  
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A leaked document obtained by The Guardian newspaper reveals secret plans by Argentine gas giant Pluspetrol to explore for natural gas in Peru’s Manú  National Park World Heritage site, one of the most biodiverse areas  on the entire planet.  The plan also includes areas inhabited by uncontacted tribes in southeast Peru that are extremely vulnerable to contact with outsides. Read the rest of Pluspetrol Plans to Explore for Natural Gas in Most Biodiverse Protected Area on Earth Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: amazon rainforest , Biodiversity , environmental destruction , Fitzcarrald gas drilling , fossil fuels , fossil fuels Amazon , gas companies Amazon , national parks conservation , nature reserve , Peru Lot 88 , peru national parks , Pluspetrol Manu Park , Pluspetrol Peru , UNESCO World Heritage Sites

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Zero-Energy House Generates Enough Juice to Charge an EV

December 14, 2010 by  
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The Institute for Lightweight Structures and Conceptual Design (ILEK) at the University of Stuttgart just unveiled a concept home that is not just net zero — it’s actually designed to generate excess energy to charge electric cars within its futuristic carport. Similar to many of the homes in the solar decathlon , this home is packed to the gills with integrated green technologies and fed by huge rooftop solar electric and thermal arrays

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Europe’s Tallest Building by Renzo Piano Tops Out In London

December 13, 2010 by  
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University of Tennessee Students Build a Zero Energy House

October 13, 2010 by  
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Students and faculty at the University of Tennessee Knoxville have created a zero energy house that not only teaches the students around campus about sustainable design, but also reaches a wider audience in the surrounding community. The site really comes alive on college game days, when the campus is not just populated with UT’s 20,000 student population but also by 100,000-plus residents from the state of Tennessee and surrounding areas. This is a great chance for both communities to experience the green design concept firsthand

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Cave-Like Home on Track to be New York’s First Passive House

August 10, 2010 by  
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Image courtesy DWA Architect Dennis Wedlick is looking to the past to inspire the future of green building as he constructs an ultra-efficient cave-like home that’s on track to be New York State’s first passive house . The Architects Newspaper tells us that the home is currently under construction in Claverack, New York, and it will come complete with a concrete slab floor, high-density insulation and a heating expenditure 90% lower than the average home. Read the rest of Cave-Like Home on Track to be New York’s First Passive House http://www.inhabitat.com/wp-admin/ohttp://www.inhabitat.com/wp-admin/options-general.php?page=better_feedptions-general.php?page=better_feed Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: building a sustainable home , how to build a passive house , how to build a sustainable home , new york passive house , new york state passive house , passive house , Sustainable Building , Zero Energy House

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