Articles and researches

April 2, 2021

the largest CLT affordable housing complex in the Netherlands

Rotterdam-based architecture office Powerhouse Company has unveiled designs for Valckensteyn, a circular and sustainable building expected to become the largest timber-built affordable housing complex in the […]
April 1, 2021

Green-roofed campus brings a sustainable social nexus to Toronto

Community building recently received a boost in Toronto’s bustling downtown core with the completion of the new $65 million Canoe Landing Campus, a social nexus that […]
April 1, 2021

US drinking water is contaminated with dangerous chemicals

An investigation, carried out by Consumer Reports in association with The Guardian, has revealed that there are alarming levels of contamination in water consumed across the […]
April 1, 2021

Climate change leads to earliest cherry blossoming on record

The earliest cherry blossoming ever recorded is happening in Kyoto, Japan. While a colorful bust of cherry blossoms is not uncommon at this time of the […]
April 1, 2021

Artist draws attention to the single-use plastic crisis

New York City is famously a center for culture and creativity in the U.S. But even in a city that’s filled with so much to see […]
April 1, 2021

Vincent Callebaut envisions a carbon-neutral district for France

Vincent Callebaut Architectures has unveiled a bold vision to transform the heart of Lille, France into a carbon-neutral district capable of producing more energy than it […]
March 31, 2021

D.C.’s Watermark luxury apartments receive LEED Gold certification

Washington, D.C.’s Buzzard Point, a post-industrial stretch of waterfront at the intersection of the Anacostia and Potomac rivers, is getting a new lease on life with […]
March 31, 2021

Rolls-Royce, Tecnam and Widerøe develop electric passenger airplane

Rolls-Royce, Tecnam and Scandinavia’s largest airline, Widerøe, have entered into a partnership that will see the launch of an all-electric aircraft for passengers by 2026. Continue […]