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Green$ense for your Home

When does a green home project make financial sense?

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Featured: Sustainable School Architecture

The next generation of school facilities must embrace sustainability in order to thrive.

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Featured, Green Building & Remodeling for Dummies

Featured: Green Building & Remodeling for Dummies

Want to build responsibly, reduce waste, and help preserve the environment?

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Endorsements for GreenSense

I asked some smart people to take a look at "Green$ense: Rating the Real Payoff from 50 Green Home Projects" and give their thoughts on the book.

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READ: Tom Steyer, self-deluded liberal billionaire

Posted on 28 April 2014

Love this guy: Tom Steyer, self-deluded liberal billionaire: http://buff.ly/1tMxiBw LINK: Original Story Source On Facebook: HERE Tom Steyer is offended at being compared to the Koch brothers. Continue Reading

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READ: Small Scale, Big Change: New Architectures of Social Engagement: Andres Lepik, Barry Bergdoll: 9780870707841: Amazon.com: Books

Posted on 28 April 2014

BOOK OF THE WEEK: Small Scale, Big Change: http://buff.ly/1p45hSQ LINK: Original Story Source On Facebook: HERE Small Scale, Big Change: New Architectures of Social Engagement [Andres Lepik, Barry Bergdoll] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The role of the global architect in society is changing…. Continue Reading

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READ: Drought Now Covers Every Last Inch Of California

Posted on 27 April 2014

Drought Now Covers Every Last Inch Of California: http://buff.ly/1tMwkFj LINK: Original Story Source On Facebook: HERE For the first time in the U.S. Drought Monitor’s 15-year history, 100 percent of California is in “moderate” to “exceptional” drought. Continue Reading

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READ: Beverly Hills Becomes First California City to Ban Fracking

Posted on 27 April 2014

Hopefully a sign of the times: Beverly Hills Becomes First California City to Ban Fracking: http://buff.ly/1tMweh4 LINK: Original Story Source On Facebook: HERE Beverly Hills has become the latest city in the United States and the first city in California to ban hydraulic fracturing — the controversial practice of blasting a mix of water and […] Continue Reading

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READ: US Solar Energy Capacity Grew An Astounding 418% From 2010-2014

Posted on 27 April 2014

US Solar Energy Capacity Grew An Astounding 418% From 2010-2014: http://buff.ly/QNerH3 LINK: Original Story Source On Facebook: HERE Solar energy’s rapid growth in America is evident – even casual observers will note the proliferation of solar photovoltaics (PV) across the country. But sheer size is usually illustrated best by… Continue Reading

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READ: WATCH: Jon Stewart to Idiotic CNN—How About Covering Some Actual News, Like Climate Change?

Posted on 26 April 2014

Jon Stewart to Idiotic CNN—How About Covering Some Actual News, Like Climate Change? http://buff.ly/1ldWHA4 LINK: Original Story Source On Facebook: HERE A modest proposal for CNN’s ‘hyperbolic, ridiculous, unnecessary stunt coverage.’ Continue Reading

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READ: Someone actually managed to convince a GOP climate denier to change his mind

Posted on 26 April 2014

Someone actually managed to convince a GOP climate denier to change his mind: http://buff.ly/1ldVKrE LINK: Original Story Source On Facebook: HERE Rep. Michael Grimm did some research. You’ll never believe what happened next Continue Reading

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READ: Google’s real plan behind the purchase of the Nest thermostat

Posted on 26 April 2014

Must read: Google’s real plan behind the purchase of the Nest thermostat: http://buff.ly/1lQZBsU LINK: Original Story Source On Facebook: HERE Google purchased Nest back in January this year for $3.2B and people everywhere are still wondering why. The Nest is a handsome device to be sure, but at around $250 a pop, it’s not exactly […] Continue Reading

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READ: Will Biomimicry Offer a Way Forward, Post-Sandy?

Posted on 24 April 2014

Old article worth re-reading: Will Biomimicry Offer a Way Forward, Post-Sandy? http://buff.ly/1mFWFmT LINK: Original Story Source On Facebook: HERE As seas rise, some architects suggest, the next generation of waterfront designs should draw inspiration from the intricate ways that plants and animals have adapted to their situations. Continue Reading

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READ: J Bennett Fitts Photography

Posted on 22 April 2014

I love these Industrial Landscapes by J Bennett Fitts: http://buff.ly/1fmqS2H LINK: Original Story Source On Facebook: HERE Continue Reading

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Posted on 22 April 2014

For your enjoyment and use: our patented 20 steps toward designing for Net Zero Buildings. LINK: Original Story Source On Facebook: HERE Continue Reading

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READ: Top 6 Environmental Issues for Earth Day – And What You Can Do to…

Posted on 22 April 2014

Top 6 Environmental Issues for Earth Day – And What You Can Do to Solve Them: http://buff.ly/1mxPe1d LINK: Original Story Source On Facebook: HERE Here are the top six environmental issues and what you can do to help restore ecological balance to our spinning blue ball. Continue Reading

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