Green Energy Archive

  • Inhabit the Facades Located in the heart of the 16th arrondissement of Paris, a stone’s throw away from La Seine river, this building of the 1970s is, like most buildings of this period, lacking of energy performance. A condition due to the presence of thermal bridges, […]

    PLUG-IN CITY 75

    Inhabit the Facades Located in the heart of the 16th arrondissement of Paris, a stone’s throw away from La Seine river, this building of the 1970s is, like most buildings of this period, lacking of energy performance. A condition due to the presence of thermal bridges, […]

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  • It’s been an exciting whirlwind of activity since we started out, but we feel the best is yet to come. Please join us as the ride continues. As Ontario’s only magazine for sustainable building and architecture, we have featured some of the most prominent green […]

    Celebrating seven successful years

    It’s been an exciting whirlwind of activity since we started out, but we feel the best is yet to come. Please join us as the ride continues. As Ontario’s only magazine for sustainable building and architecture, we have featured some of the most prominent green […]

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  • UNStudio designs an integral vision to deal with future urban growth and sustainability for a test site in The Hague UNStudio’s vision for The Hague is one of the studies made for ‘The City of the Future’, a joint initiative by BNA Research (the Royal […]

    The City of the Future

    UNStudio designs an integral vision to deal with future urban growth and sustainability for a test site in The Hague UNStudio’s vision for The Hague is one of the studies made for ‘The City of the Future’, a joint initiative by BNA Research (the Royal […]

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  • With Howland Green Homes, buildings produce more energy than they consume For Dave de Sylva and Howland Green Homes, the future is now. What that means, really, is being aware of ongoing world-wide energy consumption, its global impact, and then doing something to combat the […]

    HOWLAND GREEN – Beyond Net Zero

    With Howland Green Homes, buildings produce more energy than they consume For Dave de Sylva and Howland Green Homes, the future is now. What that means, really, is being aware of ongoing world-wide energy consumption, its global impact, and then doing something to combat the […]

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  •   Bloomberg’s new European headquarters is respectful of its location in the heart of the City of London, close to the Bank of England, St. Paul’s Cathedral and the church of St. Stephen’s Walbrook. In its form, massing and materials, the new building is uniquely […]

    Bloomberg HQ in London wins RIBA Stirling Prize for architecture

      Bloomberg’s new European headquarters is respectful of its location in the heart of the City of London, close to the Bank of England, St. Paul’s Cathedral and the church of St. Stephen’s Walbrook. In its form, massing and materials, the new building is uniquely […]

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  • The RMJM-designed Lakhta Centre in St Petersburgis Russia and Europe’s tallest building – standing 462 metres high. The twisted supertall skyscraper, is the 13th tallest building in the world. Developers Gazprom, a Russian gas company that will occupy most of the building, also claim it to be the “northernmost skyscraper in […]

    Europe’s tallest skyscraper main construction and installation works are completed

    The RMJM-designed Lakhta Centre in St Petersburgis Russia and Europe’s tallest building – standing 462 metres high. The twisted supertall skyscraper, is the 13th tallest building in the world. Developers Gazprom, a Russian gas company that will occupy most of the building, also claim it to be the “northernmost skyscraper in […]

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  • Forest City, situated on four man-made islands in Iskande, Malaysia is the largest mixed-used urban environment in Southeast Asia. Designed by Sasaki Associates, the master plan for Forest City seeks to establish a symbiotic relationship between the natural environment and development. For this reason, Forest […]

    FOREST CITY – the world’s first three-dimensional modern residential project

    Forest City, situated on four man-made islands in Iskande, Malaysia is the largest mixed-used urban environment in Southeast Asia. Designed by Sasaki Associates, the master plan for Forest City seeks to establish a symbiotic relationship between the natural environment and development. For this reason, Forest […]

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  • ReGen Villages is a new visionary model for the development of off-grid, integrated and resilient eco-villages that can power and feed self-reliant families around the world. ReGen stands for regenerative, where the outputs of one system are the inputs of another. The concept has a […]

    Sustainable Living in ReGen Villages

    ReGen Villages is a new visionary model for the development of off-grid, integrated and resilient eco-villages that can power and feed self-reliant families around the world. ReGen stands for regenerative, where the outputs of one system are the inputs of another. The concept has a […]

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  • “Svart” is the first building to be built after the energy positive Powerhouse standard in a Northern climate. Not only does this new hotel reduce its yearly energy consumption by approximately 85% compared to a modern hotel, but it also produces its own energy – […]

    “Svart” – the World’s First Energy Positive Hotel Concept Above the Arctic Circle

    “Svart” is the first building to be built after the energy positive Powerhouse standard in a Northern climate. Not only does this new hotel reduce its yearly energy consumption by approximately 85% compared to a modern hotel, but it also produces its own energy – […]

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  •   Canada’s first Zero Carbon Building – Design project The uniquely modern evolv1 urban office building in Waterloo, Ontario, is the first-ever project to receive a Zero Carbon Building – Design certification under CaGBC’s Zero Carbon Building Standard. The certification means evolv1 has demonstrated design excellence and provided documentation […]

    evolv1

      Canada’s first Zero Carbon Building – Design project The uniquely modern evolv1 urban office building in Waterloo, Ontario, is the first-ever project to receive a Zero Carbon Building – Design certification under CaGBC’s Zero Carbon Building Standard. The certification means evolv1 has demonstrated design excellence and provided documentation […]

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