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

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

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

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

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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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[Translate] Older, Smaller, Better: Why new ideas need old buildings Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Green Architecture Screen...

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[Translate] Lloyd Alter (@lloydalter) Design / Green Architecture © Exterior of Powerhouse Kjobo with chickens. via Designboom...

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Architects propose adaptive re...

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Fairmount Avenue Townhomes are…

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Concrete is a problem from start to finish.

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