Register Now for AIA San Francisco’s 2013 Architecture and City Festival!

September 3, 2013 by  
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Calling all San Francisco Bay Area architecture fans! We’re excited to announce the launch of one of our favorite annual events – the AIA SF Architecture and the City Festival ! We’re looking forward to an exciting month packed with films, exhibitions, and tours that highlight some of the most exciting developments in the Bay Area architecture scene. Some of our highlights from this year’s program include tours of the new Exploratorium and the SF Jazz Center , the Unbuilt San Francisco Exhibition , Canstruction , Park(ing) Day , and of course, this year’s Living: Home Tours – which give you a once in a lifetime peek inside some of the Bay Area’s most impressive residences. The festival officially kicks off this week, so check out this year’s list of events and register today ! + Architecture and the City Festival + AIA SF Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: aia , AIA SF , american institute of architects , architecture and the city , architecture and the city festival , architecture events , green architecture , Green Building , Green Cities , house tours , San Francisco , sf , Sustainable Building , Urban design        

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What will sustainability look like in 2013?

January 3, 2013 by  
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Sustainability leaders discuss the highlights of 2012 and what they expect for 2013.

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New tool to boost environmental management in private equity

December 26, 2012 by  
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The private equity industry represents big opportunity for advancing environmental management practices.

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What was your company’s greatest accomplishment this year?

December 26, 2012 by  
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Sustainability leaders discuss the highlights of 2012.

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5 Highlights from the World Climate Summit

December 5, 2011 by  
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This weekend, about 600 global executives gathered for an industry-focused side event to the UN’s COP17 negotiations. here are some of the top-level takeaways.

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American Society of Landscape Architects Highlights 479 Green Infrastructure Projects

October 20, 2011 by  
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The American Society of Landscape Architects just released an incredible useful and comprehensive database of 479 case studies of successful “green rainwater infrastructure” projects. It exemplifies various techniques of collecting rainwater and filtering it naturally before it flows into urban waterways as polluted runoff. Moreover, the study found that the use of green infrastructure is rarely cost-prohibitive. In fact, 75% of the projects in the database reduced development costs or had no impact on them. Read the rest of American Society of Landscape Architects Highlights 479 Green Infrastructure Projects Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags:

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Ariane Prin Creates Brilliant Colored Pencils from Recycled Waste

October 20, 2011 by  
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French student Ariane Prin developed a fantastic project while studying at London’s Royal College of Art that recycles the University’s waste into fun and colorful pencils . ‘From Here For Here’ is an experiment-based initiative that recycles materials like sawdust, flour, clay and graphite into new writing implements. Read the rest of Ariane Prin Creates Brilliant Colored Pencils from Recycled Waste Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Art , green graphic design , green materials , London , Recycled Materials , recycled pencils , recycled waste , Royal College of Art , sawdust , Zero energy

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Green-roofed Public Restroom Facility in Argentina Offers Amazing River Views

October 20, 2011 by  
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"Human Planet" Highlights Extreme Relationships with Nature in Stunning Images (Slideshow)

April 27, 2011 by  
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Photo credit: © Timothy Allen/BBC 2010 From extreme cold to blistering heat, parched deserts to raging rivers, humans have shown an incredible ability to adapt to and survive in the world’s most challenging places. Yesterday, April 26, marked the DVD and Blu-ray release of ” Human Planet,” a BBC/Discovery Channel co-production highlighting our extreme relationship with nature in stunning visuals around the world. From a remote tribe that holds a male beauty con..

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A Green Business With Teeth

February 4, 2011 by  
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 How one company is is trying to brush away dentistry’s waste and other highlights from the State of Green Business Forum in San Francisco.

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