Articles and researches

March 2, 2021

Yara invests in green ammonia for renewable energy

One of the world’s biggest ammonia producers in the world is preparing to ramp up its so-called “green ammonia” production. By using hydropower with its existing […]
March 2, 2021

LEED Gold Columbia Building cleans stormwater runoff with green roofs

When Portland-based Skylab Architecture was asked by the City of Portland’s Bureau of Environmental Services to design an extension of a wastewater treatment facility, sustainability was […]
March 2, 2021

Are Florida manatees starving to death?

Manatee mortality in Florida has shot up this year, with 358 recorded deaths in January and February. Last year, the first two months had a combined total of […]
March 2, 2021

Green renovation to a ’50s California home features recycled denim insulation

A private residence in San Anselmo, California has received a green renovation with some unique features. Designers from Pfau Long Architecture expanded the space to 2,800 feet to […]
March 1, 2021

These bioclimatic student dorms use low-cost, sustainable materials

In the tropical Vietnamese province of Dong Nai, Southeast Asian architecture firm T3 Architects has completed the Hippo Farm Bioclimatic Dormitories, a cost-effective housing structure that uses locally […]
March 1, 2021

USPS cuts emissions with new delivery vehicle fleet

The United States Postal Service announced last week that it was awarded a multi-billion-dollar contract to update the postal delivery fleet. Oshkosh Defense of Oshkosh, Wisconsin, […]
March 1, 2021

Facebook Marketplace fuels illegal sales of land in Amazon rainforest

Large parcels of land in the Amazon rainforest are being sold illegally on Facebook. According to a recent investigation carried out by the BBC, Facebook Marketplace […]
March 1, 2021

Floating home in a self-sufficient Amsterdam neighborhood

In a city characterized by fast population growth, Amsterdam residents are beginning to entertain alternative living situations. Enter Schoonschip, a sustainable floating neighborhood located on the […]