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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter)   TREEHUGGER Design / Green Architecture © Zero Home Image above: Zero Home is first Net-Zero...

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Is Net-Zero Energy Building Re...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter)   TREEHUGGER Design / Green Architecture © KB Homes goes solar The phrase Net-zero energy or...

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New MUJI vertical house is onl...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter)   TREEHUGGER Design / Modular Design CC BY 2.0 Good Design Award The Japanese housing market is...

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Two Years’ Time: The Nat...

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[Translate] The Nature Conservancy (@nature_org)  VIA TREEHUGGER Science / Climate Change © Radar image of Superstorm Sandy...

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Bosco Verticale is Italian for...

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[Translate] Forgemind ArchiMedia Breathing Buildings By Sam Bliss   GRIST This just in: We no longer have to choose between living in...

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Is this truly a maintenance-fr...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter)   TREEHUGGER Design / Green Architecture © Jesper Ray Reldania Byg is one very strange heritage...

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New York City Mayor Unveils Pl...

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[Translate]   by Katie Valentine CLIMATE PROGRESS New York Mayor Bill de Blasio marches in the People’s Climate March...

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Tim Cook calls the new Apple h...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter)   TREEHUGGER Design / Green Architecture © apple Because it’s not what you build,...

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Wisconsin Passivhaus combines ...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter)   TREEHUGGER Design / Green Architecture © Via Green Home Institute Sonya Newenhouse practices...

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Houses keep getting bigger, bu...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Business / Economics CC BY 2.0 Wikipedia In Citylab, Richard Florida looks at the increasingly...

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This is not a shipping contain...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter)   TREEHUGGER Design / Modular Design © Nova Deko After seeing a post on Inhabitat titled...

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DesignBuildBLUFF turns house u...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter)  TREEHUGGER Design / Green Architecture © Colorado Building Workshop via Designboom Every year...

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The Happy Cheap House is preci...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter)   TREEHUGGER Design / Modular Design © Tommy Carlsson via Dezeen Every time we show a small...

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This house will generate more ...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter)   TREEHUGGER Design / Green Architecture © Snohetta via Designboom Designboom shows the latest...

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Hivehaus: Modular hexagonal ho...

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[Translate] Kimberley Mok (@kimberleymok) Design / Modular Design © Hivehaus Modular designs have a lot going for them: they are...

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On the Move: Stunning Supashak...

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[Translate] On the move: Stunning Supashak is designed to be modular and transportable Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Modular...

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Intelligent daylighting soluti...

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[Translate] Derek Markham (@derekmarkham) Technology / Clean Technology © EcoNation The LightCatcher brings the sunlight indoors,...

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Magical thatched wooden pavili...

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[Translate] Kimberley Mok (@kimberleymok) Design / Green Architecture © Emily Mannion, Thomas O’Brien Here on TreeHugger we are often...

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Soaring domes built with bambo...

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[Translate] Kimberley Mok (@kimberleymok) Design / Green Architecture © Vo Trong Nghia Architects We may have seen the rise and fall...

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Herzog & de Meuron’s Gorg...

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[Translate]   07/22/2014 by Jared Green The people of Riehen, a small city near Basel in Switzerland, have long wanted a new...

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It’s time to stop puttin...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Green Architecture © Urban Green Council As Steve Mouzon points out, before the...

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Every house should have roof o...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Green Architecture CC BY 2.0 Lloyd Alter/ Not my house addition: Martin House has...

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C.F. Møller designs residentia...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Green Architecture © CF Moller Most apartment buildings are monocultures, usually...

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NIST Net Zero Energy House is ...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Green Architecture Public Domain NIST When the NIST Net-Zero Energy Residential Test...

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New modular disaster relief ho...

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[Translate] Manon Verchot (@maverchot) Design / Green Architecture © Andrew Rugge/archphoto Hurricane Sandy hit almost two years ago,...

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The three most important thing...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Green Architecture © Karawitz Architecture, Bessancourt Passivhaus When people talk...

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POSTGREEN HOMES PUTS A CORK ON...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Green Architecture © Postgreen Homes Cork has always been one of our favorite...

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Lean Urbanism is the Next Big ...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Green Architecture © Lean Urbansim There are so many ridiculous rules governing what...

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Make U.S. buildings supereffic...

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[Translate] ROCKY MOUNTAIN INSTITUTE What’s Needed By 2050, U.S. buildings must be 50% more efficient than they are today. To make...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) May 17, 2014 House Ad LA   10. Hempcrete startup kickstarts a revolution in sustainable...

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