This video is a good primer on the revolutionary promise of cross-laminated timber.
While millions of people are under orders to stay home amid the coronavirus pandemic, water is sitting in the pipes of empty office buildings and gyms, getting old and potentially dangerous.
Living Future 2020, the annual conference of deep-green branch of the green-building movement, went virtual this year. Still, there were plenty of a-ha moments.
At the close of Living Future 2020, the International Living Future Institute recognized 24 projects, 11 “Heroes” and one manufacturer for their work on regenerative design and construction
Former International Living Future Institute CEO Amanda Sturgeon will lead regenerative design at Australia’s Mott MacDonald. She offers her thoughts on leaving ILFI and returning to practice.
Zero-carbon buildings become a thing. Thirty-five buildings have registered for ILFi’s Zero Carbon certification over the last two years.
Shepley Bulfinch’s Sonja Bochart sees a silver lining in the COVID-19 pandemic for the growing acceptance of biophilic design.
Sonoma County’s Silver Oak Winery becomes the largest project yet certified under the stringent Living Building Challenge.
Kens, president of the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure, sees a greater emphasis on sustainability and resilience for roads, the power system, water lines, airports and other infrastructure.
For those interested in sustainability, design and green building, there quite a few online learning opportunities in the coming weeks, and some are free. Here are seven of them.