Behind the green building blueprints of JPMorgan, Boston Scientific and Salesforce

November 21, 2017 by  
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Their common approach: Remain open-minded, review often.

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The ultra-efficient, hidden heat source for Amazon’s new HQ

November 20, 2017 by  
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The “ecodistrict” project required cooperation from the city, architects and a corporate neighbor.

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Do these oil and mining companies belong on CDP’s Climate A List?

November 20, 2017 by  
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Braskem, Galp Energia and Harmony Gold Mining are cutting emissions without science-based targets.

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Tilling a transformative approach to crop and climate risks

November 20, 2017 by  
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What national planners, funders and the UNFCCC can do to ensure resiliency for global cash crops like coffee without harming poor communities.

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Could stretch codes supercharge the green building marketplace?

November 10, 2017 by  
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To achieve the Paris Agreement targets, local jurisdictions must adopt far more aggressive energy-efficiency code requirements.

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Biomimicry vs. biophilia: A primer

October 27, 2017 by  
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Nature’s technology inspires human-made innovations in everything from Blue Planet cement to the office of Cookfox Architects.

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Hip-hop has a message for urban planners

September 15, 2017 by  
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Michael Ford seeks to remix urban architecture to represent diversity and increase minority participation in architecture professions.

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The myth of the apolitical CEO

September 15, 2017 by  
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Is the current surge of political activism on the part of U.S. CEOs a repackaging of business-as-usual advocacy or acts of moral rectitude?

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Most investors plan to cash in on climate action

September 15, 2017 by  
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HSBC finds that two-thirds of investors plan on climate mitigation, but many are frustrated over “highly inadequate” information from companies.

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Building sustainability from the ground up

August 24, 2017 by  
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Denis Hayes, founder of Earth Day and president of the Bullitt Foundation, knows a few things about building an environmental movement from a strong foundation. He also knows that it’s a long road, but that every brick laid helps society at large, although there’s work yet to be done. Here, he discusses the ins and outs of the Bullitt Center, a “living building” in Seattle, and his hope for the equitable future of the organizations that call it home.

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