Articles and researches

April 7, 2021

Studio Gang transforms coal plant into LEED Silver-targeted student union

Riverfront revitalization and sustainable adaptive reuse combine at the Beloit College Powerhouse, a Studio Gang-designed student union focused on recreation and wellness. Completed last year, the award-winning […]
April 7, 2021

Meet the artists creating sustainable artwork for Nespresso’s flagship cafes

Nespresso’s parent company, Nestlé, has certainly come under fire for things like bottling water in California during historic droughts and sourcing water near Flint, Michigan in the past. While the […]
April 6, 2021

Customizable, natural lichen green walls require no maintenance

Fully customizable and created especially for use in interior design, Benetti Moss from Italy-based company Benetti Home is a unique take on personalized, maintenance-free green walls. […]
April 6, 2021

UK launches world’s largest ocean monitoring system

The U.K. government, under the Blue Belt program, has announced its plan to install underwater camera rigs for monitoring ocean wildlife in its overseas territories. The entire project […]
April 6, 2021

Leaking wastewater pond causes state of emergency in Florida

A leak in a wastewater pond caused a state of emergency in Manatee County, Florida last weekend. More than 300 homes were evacuated in case the […]
April 6, 2021

Rainwater-capturing holiday home is an extension of the landscape

Early last year, Mexican architecture firm fabian m escalante h | arquitectos completed a holiday home in the central highlands of Mexico for a family who […]
April 6, 2021

Eco-tourism company Banyan Tree Group plans expansion in 2021

The Banyan Tree Group is celebrated globally for its commitment to sustainable practices in the hotel industry. This company goes above and beyond by sponsoring environmental […]
April 5, 2021

Green-roofed Czech cabin is built with recyclable hempcrete

After living as a modern nomad for years, Ondřej Koníček finally decided to settle down by realizing his dream cabin on a 20,000-square-meter wooded property in […]