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The Importance of Living Infrastructure in Schools
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Friday September 14 2018

The Importance of Living Infrastructure in Schools

Did you know that in 2017, there were more than 3.8 million students enrolled in 9,444 (public, catholic and independent) primary and high schools across Australia?

Housing Design and Behaviour Multiply the Benefits of Energy Efficiency
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Thursday July 5 2018

Housing Design and Behaviour Multiply the Benefits of Energy Efficiency

Energy efficient design is often assumed to be a matter of ‘build it and they will come’, but this approach isn’t enough to get us to...

Top US States for LEED Building
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Thursday February 22 2018

Top US States for LEED Building

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has released its annual list of the Top 10 States for LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design), ranking states...

Argentina Uses Recycled PET Bricks to Support Green Building
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Monday December 18 2017

Argentina Uses Recycled PET Bricks to Support Green Building

The Fundación EcoInclusión - winner of the first prize in the regional competition Google.org Challenge - is an Argentine non-profit organization that was born in 2015,...

Who’s Paying? Funding Living Infrastructure in 2017 and Beyond
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Monday July 17 2017

Who’s Paying? Funding Living Infrastructure in 2017 and Beyond

When it comes to living or green infrastructure, funding is a commonly cited barrier to implementation.

“Dream House” Shows How “Building Products” Mode Can Work
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Thursday June 15 2017

“Dream House” Shows How “Building Products” Mode Can Work

Today’s architects are facing more challenges than ever before when dealing with off-site construction.

Living Infrastructure Trends in 2017
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Wednesday March 29 2017

Living Infrastructure Trends in 2017

I’m sure you will agree it’s been a pretty interesting start to the year with some extreme weather conditions and even more extreme politics.

WELL Ratings the Next Big Evolution in Buildings
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Tuesday March 28 2017

WELL Ratings the Next Big Evolution in Buildings

There's no question buildings affect our health, and WELL ratings help to ensure they improve occupants' well-being and boost productivity.

Can Bioclimatic Design Reduce Air-Conditioning Requirements?
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Tuesday March 7 2017

Can Bioclimatic Design Reduce Air-Conditioning Requirements?

With daily maximum average temperatures exceeding 30 degrees Celsius for 12 months of the year and monthly average minimums not dropping below 20 degrees, the importance...