5 Reasons Why It Is Now Impossible To Ignore Global Warming
Climate change is a strangely divisive topic. While it is a scientific certainty, there are many who look for ways to avoid reality. While this might have been possible at one point, it's become far too late to ignore global warming.
The Next Big Opportunity for Tech Entrepreneurs? 'Smart' Homes
"Smart" homes these days means safe homes, in terms of security and health. The IoT opportunities are out there. Are you game?
Top 5 Global Green Building Trends of 2017
Green building projects are increasing worldwide. Here’s how those goals break down into the top 5 global green building trends this year.
The U.S. is about to lose a trillion dollars in coastal property values
Trump isn’t helping.
Earth Day 2017 — Can a building breathe? — Apple
Apple Park uses outside air to cool the building naturally, reducing the campus’ cooling load by 35 percent a year. Apple’s VP of Real Estate, Dan Whisenhunt...
The Peak Demand Branding - A Thank You...
The genius mind behind the branding of the Peak Demand community belongs to none other than Chris Corridore.
Ontario offers unequal electricity cost cuts - REMI Network
Ontario's promised electricity cost cuts appear less generous for commercial customers taking on a disproportionately larger share of the Global Adjustment
Solar-powered Madrona Passive House in Seattle shows that beauty
The ultra-green house in Seattle utilizes efficient building systems and sustainable design principles to achieve the highest energy standards while offering practical, modern living spaces for a…
Can Cities Really Make a Difference?
Unique Approach to Increasing the Sustainability of Old Buildings
Belgian architect Vincent Callebaut has recently come up with an interesting and unique solution to turning an old, 1970’s apartment building into a very sustainable complex. His plans call for the transformation of the existing concrete structure into an energy producing building with a green façade. Callebaut would
Stockland supports Earth Hour 10 year anniversary
Stockland will support Earth Hour's 10 year anniversary on Saturday 25th March 2017, by turning off all non-essential lighting and pylon signage for one hour across its 76 retail, office, logistics and business parks assets across the country. Launched in Sydney in 2007, Earth Hour has become a global event with 172 countries and territories now participating.
TH Real Estate pledges to cut energy intensity by 30%
TH Real Estate has pledged to cut the energy intensity of its worldwide property portfolio by almost a third by 2030 in the latest effort to increase its sustainability efforts and reduce the impact of climate change.
Check out this bungalow with the latest energy saving technology at the National Home Show
For the next nine days at the National Home Show you can walk through a real bungalow that's one of the most energy efficient homes in Toronto.
Profit- and Market-Driven Solutions for Sustainable Real Estate
While U.S. policies on energy may shift in the coming years, panelists speaking at an event in New York City in February said there’s no backtracking in sight regarding the integration of sustainability into the best practices of the real estate industry.
Low Carbon High Performance - Australian Sustainable Built Environmental Council
Governments should focus on demand side to future proof energy supply: AIA | Architecture And Design
The Australian Institute of Architects has called for governments to focus on the demand side of the energy equation in the built environment to ensure greater energy security.