As a prototype for future Big Dig architecture, the structural system for this 3,400sf house is comprised of steel and concrete from Boston’s Big Dig, utilizing over 600,000 lbs of salvaged materials. Although similar to a pre-fab system, subtle spatial arrangements were designed from highway components. Highway components. An off-ramp to be specific. Most importantly, […]
The World Future Energy Summit wrapped up this past week. Popular topics included the cost of going green, the state of the economy and how it will effect progress, and the election of Barack Obama as president of the United States. 16,427 people from 79 countries visited 359 exhibitors at the 2nd World Future Energy […]
The Adrian Smith and Gordon Gill Masdar Headquarters building in Abu Dhabi, UAE will produce more power than it needs (an energy positive building). In fact, the solar roof will be constructed first, and it will power the construction of the rest of the building.
Conduct your printing online using recycled papers and a green certified company. Berkeley based GreenerPrinter delivers top-notch quality while helping your organization to keep with its green mission. And they’re 100% Wind-Powered via Renewable Energy Credits (REC’s). We used Greener Printer for a recent project. They were professional, the price was very competitive, the quality […]