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9 Keys to Avoiding Sick Building Syndrome (Study)

by AidanAnthony Intern

Researchers from Harvard’s T.H. Chan School of Public Health have compiled a guide for improved health in commercial buildings; they seek to address the causes of “Sick Building Syndrome” (SBS), a term coined in 1982 by th… more...

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0 replies | 2176 views | Posted on: 07/23/2019 | Last updated: 11/20/2019

Solidarity Thesis - Green Building Friends Living in Austria - Please Take a Survey

by louisegreenbuilding Student, Green consumer

Hey everybody, Are you Austrian or someone who is living/working/studying in Austria? I am currently writing my bachelor thesis about selling green buildings. It would be so helpful if you could take 3 minutes to help me collecti… more...

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0 replies | 401 views | Posted on: 06/17/2019 | Last updated: 06/18/2019

Please help Texas A&M University-Central Texas grad students with sustainability survey.

by TAMUCT student

 Attached is a link to a survey we developed for our grad Research Methods course for our sustainability research project. We would greatly appreciate your participation. Thank you!… more...

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0 replies | 79 views | Posted on: 11/11/2018 | Last updated: 11/11/2018

Study: Do Green Buildings Cost More?

Green Building,Sustainability,Payback Period,Rating Systems,Cost

by Aditya

The construction industry accounts for 10% of global gross domestic product (GDP) and has both direct and indirect impacts on climate change and the environment. Buildings emit carbon dioxide throughout their life cycle. Thus, using low env… more...

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0 replies | 2053 views | Posted on: 08/30/2018 | Last updated: 09/25/2018

IEA's World Energy Energy Report 2018: Declines in Global Energy Investment, Increases for Electrification and Energy Efficiency

by YijunW

The International Energy Agency* (IEA) publishes the World Energy Report every year, analyzing yearly energy trends via full spectrum including oil, gas and coal supply and demand, renewable energy technologies, electricity markets, energy … more...

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0 replies | 1047 views | Posted on: 08/17/2018 | Last updated: 09/01/2018

Millennials Are Driving Brands to Implement Sustainability Practices: 73% Would Pay Extra for Sustainable Products

by YijunW

America is embracing big changes. As our population ages, millennials, the largest generation in human history, are getting closer and closer to take over the major role in the economy from baby boomers (Sarah Landrum, Coupon Follow). The p… more...

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0 replies | 4853 views | Posted on: 08/10/2018 | Last updated: 02/25/2019

Top Companies Target 100% Renewable Energy: 52% of Executives Expect Half of their Offerings Achieve Low Carbon by 2028

by YijunW

According to an article written by Dexter Galvin, a global director of corporations & supply chains at CDP, there is a growing number of companies setting science-based targets to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and align with the Par… more...

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0 replies | 1692 views | Posted on: 08/09/2018 | Last updated: 09/25/2018

The World’s First Artificial Intelligence Managed Eco-Village Will be Built in the Netherlands

by YijunW

Artificial intelligence will manage a green village in the Netherlands. The village, located in Almere which is half an hour from Amsterdam, will supply food to people in the ReGen village. Food waste will be feeding fish on aquaculture on-… more...

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0 replies | 1291 views | Posted on: 08/08/2018 | Last updated: 08/10/2018

Research: U.S. Community Solar Market Can Grow 70 Times by 2030

by YijunW

A new research estimates that the U.S. community solar market, which currently accounts for 1 gigawatt of installed operating capacity, can consistently scale to 50-70 times that size by 2030. This is equivalent to 8 million new solar custo… more...

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0 replies | 4135 views | Posted on: 08/06/2018 | Last updated: 08/10/2018

If Green Roofs Cover 30% and Cool Roofs Cover 60% of the Building Roofs, 0.8 GT of CO2 Emissions Will be Reduced and $3 Trillions Will Be Saved

by YijunW

The usual rooftop is plain terrain, exposing to sun, wind, rain, and snow, and enduring extreme temperatures up to 90 Fahrenheit higher than the surrounding air on a hot day. Green roofs, on the contrary, are veritable ecosystems, or sky… more...

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0 replies | 2298 views | Posted on: 08/03/2018 | Last updated: 08/06/2018

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