Articles and researches

June 17, 2020

NBBJ to design Tencent’s futuristic “Net City” in Shenzhen

Global design firm NBBJ has won an international competition to design Net City, a 2-million-square-meter masterplanned Shenzhen district for Tencent, China’s largest internet company. Envisioned as […]
June 17, 2020

Passive House-certified development offers affordable housing in South Bronx

New York City-based Curtis + Ginsberg Architects has completed Park Avenue Green, the largest Passive House development in North America that is inspirational in more ways […]
June 17, 2020

New technology could harness energy from trees

A new technology that draws power from trees brings a new dimension to the sustainable energy conversation. New research shows that drawing energy from trees could […]
June 17, 2020

Discover the powers of nature in Denmark’s newly opened NATURKRAFT exploratorium

Last week, Denmark’s NATURKRAFT officially opened to offer the public a new space for experiencing the “physical and aesthetic powers of nature.” Designed by Thøgersen & […]
June 17, 2020

How to have an eco-friendly picnic

Summer is just around the corner, and that means it’s picnic season. But a picnic with juice boxes and individually wrapped treats creates a lot of […]
June 17, 2020

The new Treehugger is almost cooked

We will be back really soon. I was always terrible at cooking marshmallows. I was impatient and held them too close to the flames and they […]
June 16, 2020

Can eating cicadas solve the sustainable protein problem?

Have you ever considered eating insects as a source of protein? If your answer is no, now may be the time to reconsider. According to a study by […]
June 16, 2020

Latest spill increases worries about Canada’s Trans Mountain pipeline

A major spill last Saturday has renewed Canadians’ worries about the Trans Mountain pipeline. Up to 50,000 gallons of crude oil flooded Sumas First Nation’s land […]