Articles and researches

August 19, 2020

Sustainable teak home blends into the Costa Rican hills

San Jose-based Studio Saxe has completed Tres Amores, a contemporary family home that takes in spectacular ocean and mountain views in Costa Rica. Nestled on the […]
August 19, 2020

Cocoanutty makes zero-waste living more attainable

The concept couldn’t be more basic — you can live a great life without endangering the planet. Cocoanutty is a company that puts this idea at […]
August 18, 2020

Solar-powered dome in the Texas desert is the perfect place to go off the grid

The Terluna off-grid adobe dome home is located in a remote part of the Texas desert near Big Bend National Park, inside one of the country’s […]
August 18, 2020

EPA loosens restrictions on methane emissions

As President Trump’s term comes to an end, his administration has busily rolled back Obama-era environmental protections. Now, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has loosened standards […]
August 18, 2020

Pittsburgh leads in green energy with largest single sloped solar array in the US

The shift from non-renewable sources of energy to green energy continues to gain momentum. In the past few years, we have seen the launch of groundbreaking […]
August 18, 2020

Hello Wood launches flat-pack kits for DIY tiny cabins

In one of its latest timber-centric projects, Budapest-based design studio Hello Wood has created the Kabinka, a prefab cabin inspired by the tiny house movement. Developed […]
August 18, 2020

Winning design unveiled for nature-filled Shenzhen Children’s Hospital

A vertical “secret garden”, green-roofed terraces and mountain-shaped massing define B+H Architects’ winning entry for the new Children’s Hospital and Science & Education Building in Shenzhen. […]
August 17, 2020

Adidas releases 3 new sustainable trail shoes

Adidas is a well-known brand in the athletic shoe realm, and it has also been a champion of sustainable design with its 5-year partnership with Parley […]