Sustainability Archive

  • 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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  • A residential building that hosts a significant amount of trees and shrubs that provide oxygen to the city Stefano Boeri Architetti signs the first project in Belgium, Palazzo Verde is going to be the new landmark of Antwerp Nieuw Zuid district whose masterplan establishes that […]

    Palazzo Verde, the new landmark of Antwerp

    A residential building that hosts a significant amount of trees and shrubs that provide oxygen to the city Stefano Boeri Architetti signs the first project in Belgium, Palazzo Verde is going to be the new landmark of Antwerp Nieuw Zuid district whose masterplan establishes that […]

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  • 79&PARK / BIG Located on the edge of Gärdet, a treasured national park, Kullen makes conscious decisions to provide a sensitive, respectful form while allowing the same choices to simultaneously manifest as exceptional residences with spectacular views. In direct response to the context, the northwest […]

    Building with Wood

    79&PARK / BIG Located on the edge of Gärdet, a treasured national park, Kullen makes conscious decisions to provide a sensitive, respectful form while allowing the same choices to simultaneously manifest as exceptional residences with spectacular views. In direct response to the context, the northwest […]

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  • Moriyama & Teshima Architects & Acton Ostry Architects design a 12-storey wood building at George Brown College’s Waterfront Campus in Toronto George Brown College envisions The Arbour as a landmark, tall wood, low-carbon building that will feature ecological innovation across its entire life cycle and be […]

    The Arbour, George Brown College’s tall wood building

    Moriyama & Teshima Architects & Acton Ostry Architects design a 12-storey wood building at George Brown College’s Waterfront Campus in Toronto George Brown College envisions The Arbour as a landmark, tall wood, low-carbon building that will feature ecological innovation across its entire life cycle and be […]

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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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  • Zaha Hadid Architects selected to build Rublyovo-Arkhangelskoye smart city west of Moscow Render by Flying Architecture Zaha Hadid Architects working with TPO Pride Architects (Russia) have been selected as one of the consortiums to build the new Rublyovo-Arkhangelskoye neighbourhood. The jury of the invited competition […]

    Zaha Hadid Architects

    Zaha Hadid Architects selected to build Rublyovo-Arkhangelskoye smart city west of Moscow Render by Flying Architecture Zaha Hadid Architects working with TPO Pride Architects (Russia) have been selected as one of the consortiums to build the new Rublyovo-Arkhangelskoye neighbourhood. The jury of the invited competition […]

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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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  • Starbucks Taiwan opened its first store in Asia Pacific built from recycled shipping containers. The new Starbucks is the first retailer to open a storefront in the yet-to-be opened Hualien Bay Mall, which is located in a tourist destination known for its cuisine and beautiful landscape […]

    Starbucks Greener Stores built from recycled containers

    Starbucks Taiwan opened its first store in Asia Pacific built from recycled shipping containers. The new Starbucks is the first retailer to open a storefront in the yet-to-be opened Hualien Bay Mall, which is located in a tourist destination known for its cuisine and beautiful landscape […]

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