K Raheja Corp Fortifies Its Commitment To Green World Green Building Week In Partnership With GBCI

K Raheja Corp Fortifies Its Commitment To Green World Green Building Week In Partnership With GBCI

‘Our goal is to create sustainable habitats that will stand the test of time.’ Inspired by this adage, India’s leading real estate developers K Raheja Corp, pioneers in creating green and sustainable workspaces, celebrates one of its core business offering ‘green’,...
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Green Building Convention Brings Built Environment and Sustainability Heavyweights to South Africa in a Race to Zero

Green Building Convention Brings Built Environment and Sustainability Heavyweights to South Africa in a Race to Zero

The Green Building Council of South Africa (GBCSA) will host the 11th Annual Green Building Convention with several local and international heavyweights weighing in on the global race to achieve net zero carbon, water, waste and ecology buildings. The conventi...
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World Green Building Week 2018

World Green Building Week 2018

World Green Building Week (24 – 30 September 2018) is an annual event that motivates and empowers us all to deliver greener buildings. This year, we want everyone, everywhere to take action and commit to making a change in the homes they build,...
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Nursing & Instructional Building goes “green”

Nursing & Instructional Building goes “green”

UNC Greensboro’s newest construction project has started its rise from the site of the old McIver Building. When the Nursing & Instructional Building makes its debut in the spring of 2020, it will be so much more than a classroom...
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ENR 2018 Top 100 Green Building Design Firms and Contractors: Green Is Growing in New Ways

ENR 2018 Top 100 Green Building Design Firms and Contractors: Green Is Growing in New Ways

The market for sustainable design and construction continues to grow. However, the well-ordered world of sustainable design and construction process through compliance with the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design stand...
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From breathing walls to rain-harvesting canopies: The coolest tech at Singapore Green Building Week

From breathing walls to rain-harvesting canopies: The coolest tech at Singapore Green Building Week

If Asia’s sprawling built environment is going to thrive in a future shaped by climate change, technology will have to help. Here are some of the coolest tech innovations Eco-Business saw during Singapore Green Building Week. Breathing walls that suck smog....
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BEX and MCE Asia 2018 accelerate action towards common goal of combating climate action and more sustainable living across Asia

BEX and MCE Asia 2018 accelerate action towards common goal of combating climate action and more sustainable living across Asia

The Singapore Green Building Week opens its doors today, with its two flagship trade platforms off to a great start. Build Eco Xpo (BEX) Asia, Southeast Asia’s leading trade exhibition for the region’s green building market, and Mostra Convegno Expocomfort...
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CO2 doesn’t know borders, but we are shipping embodied carbon all over the world

CO2 doesn’t know borders, but we are shipping embodied carbon all over the world

Brad Plumer looks at the issue of “outsourced pollution.” We go on a lot about embodied carbon; it is the main reason we love wood construction so much. We love local materials too, because one is not offshoring the CO2...
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Sustainability starts at the source

Sustainability starts at the source

The UAE is known for its ground-breaking architecture. Projects such as the Burj Khalifa, Etihad Museum, the Louvre Abu Dhabi, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, and the upcoming Expo 2020 are setting new global precedents by pushing boundaries. But while the...
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