Amazing low-cost, off-grid Lif...

Jul 14, 2017 by

[Translate] by Lacy Cooke   INHABITAT View Slideshow This amazing home by Lifehaus blends low-cost off-grid appeal with with holistic...

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GREEN ARCHITECTURE 101: BUILDI...

Jul 11, 2017 by

Green building, sometimes referred to as sustainable design, is a practice that focuses on improving the efficient use of energy, water and materials during a building’s life.

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HOLLAND’S FIRST VERTICAL...

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[Translate] by Lucy Wang  INHABITAT.COM View Slideshow Hot on the heels of the world’s first Forest City in China, Stefano Boeri...

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35 AUDACIOUS IDEAS TO CHANGE T...

Jul 6, 2017 by

[Translate] Rocky Mountain Institute Founded in 1982, Rocky Mountain Institute is a nonprofit that transforms global energy use to...

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WHEN IT COMES TO BUILDINGS AND...

Oct 13, 2016 by

[Translate] ROCKY MOUNTAIN INSTITUTE Victor Olgyay, AIA Principal Kelly Vaughn Marketing Manager Colorado regularly tops the list of...

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WORLD’S LARGEST PASSIVE ...

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[Translate]   by Lucy Wang  INHABITAT.COM View Slideshow The world’s largest passive house development just celebrated a topping...

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GREEN-ROOFED COLORADO HOME IS ...

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[Translate] by Lucy Wang  INHABITAT View Slideshow When New York-based architecture firm Gluck+ was tapped to build a home in the...

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Germany is building world’s la...

Aug 23, 2016 by

[Translate]   by Lacy Cooke   INHABITAT View Slideshow In Germany, the world’s biggest passive housing complex is currently...

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This U.S. City Is a Sustainabl...

Jun 4, 2016 by

[Translate] They have set out to reduce emissions by 80 percent. By Brian Holland, Juan Wei / Island Press  VIA ALTERNET LOCAL PEACE...

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This U.S. City Is a Sustainabl...

Jun 2, 2016 by

[Translate] Local Peace Economy They have set out to reduce emissions by 80 percent. By Brian Holland, Juan Wei / Island Press   VIA...

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MASSIVE SOLAR-POWERED GARDEN T...

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[Translate]   by Lucy Wang  INHABITAT View Slideshow Tokyo’s urban jungle is about to become a whole lot greener. Dutch firm...

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OIL HEIR BRINGING MORMON-INSPI...

Apr 1, 2016 by

[Translate] NewVistaFoundation.org  VIA GRIST If You Build It, They Will Groan By Katharine Wroth The tiny towns in Vermont’s Upper...

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LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE IN THE ...

Mar 21, 2016 by

[Translate] THE DIRT   by J.R. Taylor Buffalo Bayou Park, Houston / Jon Shapley, The Houston Chronicle Saving Water Is So Hot Right...

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THESE PREFABRICATED mnmMOD WAL...

Mar 14, 2016 by

[Translate]                                      Photo via mnmMOD by Charlie Radka  INHABITAT Imagine a building material that...

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BIOCLIMATIC DOME HOME IN COSTA...

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[Translate]     by Tafline Laylin  INHABITAT Earth bag construction is taking off around the world, in large part thanks to...

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EDMONTON’S FIRST LANEWAY...

Feb 22, 2016 by

[Translate]   An Edmonton couple is hoping to turn their passion for green energy into a money-saving one by building a laneway...

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LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE IN THE ...

Feb 19, 2016 by

[Translate] THE DIRT by J.R. Taylor The Plimsoll Building / The Telegraph Plans for Botanic Garden Move Forward, Despite Neighbors’...

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TRIO OF LIVING GREEN BUILDINGS...

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[Translate]   by Lucy Wang  INHABITAT Share on Facebook Pin Tweet+ The heart of Paris’ 13th district has been reimagined as a...

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LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE IN THE ...

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[Translate] THE DIRT by J.R. Taylor Can a Professionally Designed Garden Add Value to Your Home? – The Huffington Post, 1/4/15 “This...

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VIDEO: MEET THE ARCHITECT WHO ...

Dec 16, 2015 by

[Translate] By Kate Yoder   GRIST In Taos, N.M., recycled tires are the building blocks for a community of radical, off-the-grid...

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HEMP-BASED INSULATION MAKES A ...

Oct 29, 2015 by

[Translate] Hempcrete is actually quite similar to concrete, but is carbon negative, waterproof, fireproof, insulates well, and is...

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EXCLUSIVE: Elevated CO2 Levels...

Oct 28, 2015 by

[Translate] by Joe Romm CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Climate Interactive   In a landmark public health finding, a new study from the...

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BACA ARCHITECTS’ AMPHIBI...

Oct 26, 2015 by

[Translate] INHABITA  all images courtesy of baca architects       baca architects has completed the what is believed...

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ARTIST FILLS THE VAULTS OF A D...

Oct 25, 2015 by

[Translate] Architecture by Lidija Grozdanic   INHABITAT What happens when you fill bank vaults and offices with books and artwork...

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GREEN BUILDING IN COLD CLIMATE...

Oct 22, 2015 by

[Translate] Architecture Green Building in Cold Climates: Inhabitat Interview with Bernat and Kate of Maison Durable Portneuf by...

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NET ZERO INHOUSE BOASTS WATER-...

Oct 11, 2015 by

[Translate] Architecture by Lucy Wang  INHABITAT Stories of drought-stricken California have become sadly common, with many citizens...

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STUDIO 102 TRANSFORMED AN ABAN...

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[Translate] INHABITAT Architecture by Lidija Grozdanic  inhabitat Architecture firm Studio 102 transformed a vacant twin house in...

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SOLAR-POWERED DURA HOME IS A 1...

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[Translate] Architecture by Lucy Wang  INHABITAT Is your city well prepared for a natural disaster? After Hurricane Sandy devastated...

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THE NEST HOME IS A SOLAR-POWER...

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[Translate] The Nest Home was designed to accommodate a growing family. It offers both private and common spaces that can be easily...

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THIS GUY BUILT HIS OWN TINY HO...

Sep 29, 2015 by

[Translate] Michaael Kenned Hogan, INHABITAT   Everywhere you look these days, some high-end designer is coming up with a pricey way...

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