Articles and researches

February 5, 2021

A LEED Gold-targeted office will enhance worker wellbeing

Milan-based firm Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel (ACPV) has unveiled plans for the sustainable renovation of energy company Enel’s historic Rome headquarters. Guided by innovative and sustainable […]
February 4, 2021

Xin Wei Yi Technology Park reduces energy and water demands

Located along the Yangtze River about 6.5 kilometers from Nanjing’s downtown area, the Nanjing Eco Hi-Tech Island will serve as an ecological destination and sustainability resource […]
February 4, 2021

IKEA purchases forested land in Georgia for conservation

The Ingka Group has acquired over 10,800 acres of land in southeastern Georgia to protect it from developments. Ingka is an investment group of the Swedish […]
February 4, 2021

The social cost of carbon could help shape stricter climate policies

On President Joe Biden’s first day in office, he ordered a review of an obscure but important number: the social cost of carbon. According to climate […]
February 4, 2021

2022 Asian Games Park in Hangzhou is sustainably designed for legacy use

When New York-based architecture firm Archi-Tectonics won an international design competition to masterplan the Hangzhou Asian Games Park for the 2022 Asian Games — the largest […]
February 4, 2021

Hoefling House achieves near net-zero energy status

Located on a main street in Boulder, Colorado, Hoefling House flaunts craftsmanship while disguising a nearly net-zero existence. While appearing massive to the street-side visitor, the […]
February 3, 2021

Pianca redesigns Calatea Green chair for the circular economy

To celebrate the inauguration of Green Pea, Italy’s first dedicated green retail park, Cristina Celestina of Pianca recently presented Calatea Green, a chair that follows a […]
February 3, 2021

Tasmanian island to be powered by wave energy

In about one month’s time, a remote Tasmanian island will be powered by wave energy. If the test project is successful, King Island residents will enjoy […]