Why the Lone Star State’s smart grid stands alone

September 12, 2013 by  
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Investment in smart meters and a competitive market have put Texas well past other states on the way to a modernized smart grid.

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Why colleges should add green to their school colors

September 12, 2013 by  
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Environmental classes and recycling at football games are some ways Arizona State and Notre Dame have added sustainability to their brands.

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Students Transform a Parking Space In Front of Their School Into a Cool Parklet

June 17, 2013 by  
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As a technology teacher at Jericho Middle School in Long Island, New York , Matthew Silva is constantly looking for ways to infuse design thinking and process into his curriculum. With this goal in mind, he recently challenged his students to solve a problem for their school. Their challenge was to design a parklet for a parking space in front of the school where students wait every day for their parents to pick them up. The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see your story on Inhabitat ? Send us a tip by following this link . Remember to follow our instructions carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing! Read the rest of Students Transform a Parking Space In Front of Their School Into a Cool Parklet Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: green design , ny parklet , parklet design , parklets , student design parklet , student designs        

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