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Green Architecture & Construction News 2012.0831

Postby Kevin » Fri Aug 31, 2012 7:14 pm

Hurricane Isaac Caps Off America's Summer of Extreme Weather - Climate Progress, 2012.0831
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2012/0 ... e-weather/

Playing Catch Up: Fruits of Their Labor - Mother Nature Network, 2012.0831
http://www.mnn.com/your-home/at-home/bl ... heir-labor

Chicago's Merchandise Mart Composts, Aims for LEED Innovation Credit. - Architect's Newspaper, 2012.0829
http://www.archpaper.com/news/articles.asp?id=6234

Finding an Avenue for Green Designs - Prague Post, 2012.0829
http://www.praguepost.com/business/1417 ... signs.html

PEMEX Strikes It BIG in Deep Water Gulf of Mexico - gCaptain, 2012.0829
http://gcaptain.com/pemex-strikes-deep-water-gulf/

Masters Plan for Mableton - ArchitectureWeek, 2012.0829
http://www.architectureweek.com/2012/08 ... t_1-1.html

to Buy Green or to Be Green? - Sierra Club, 2012.0828
http://www.sierraclubgreenhome.com/go-g ... -be-green/

Book Review: Eco House Book - ENN, 2012.0828
http://www.enn.com/wildlife/article/44870

Education a Key to Hurricane Evacuations, City Finds - New York Times, 2012.0828
http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/08/ ... ity-finds/

Worsening Drought Could Mean Halt to New Home Construction in Missouri - Sky3, 2012.0828
http://articles.ky3.com/2012-08-28/new- ... s_33458578

Actively Passive - Architect's Newspaper, 2012.0828
http://www.archpaper.com/news/articles.asp?id=6230

Wal-Mart's New Store Will Have Portland's Largest Green Roof - Daily Journal of Commerce, 2012.0827
http://djcoregon.com/news/2012/08/27/wa ... reen-roof/

Electric Car Chargers Coming to Capitol Hill - Business Green, 2012.0827
http://www.businessgreen.com/bg/news/22 ... pitol-hill

For Climate Change, a Possible Trial Could Echo the Scopes Monkey Case - New York Times, 2012.0827
http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/08/ ... e-science/

Going Green: The Future of NewZealand's Office Buildings - Herald (New Zealand), 2012.0827
http://www.nzherald.co.nz/business/news ... d=10829767

Designers Set Sail, Turning to Wind to Help Power Cargo Ships - New York Times, 2012.0827
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/28/scien ... sions.html

It's Time for a National Buildings Policy for Energy Use - Climate Progress, 2012.0826
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2012/0 ... nergy-use/

Retrofitting Vs. New (Green) Construction: Which Is Greener? - EarthTechling, 2012.0826
http://www.earthtechling.com/2012/08/re ... s-greener/

Arctic Ice Cap Shrinks to Lowest Level yet Recorded - Sydney Morning Herald, 2012.0826
http://www.smh.com.au/environment/conse ... 24ukq.html

'Torture Lab' Kills Trees to Learn How to Save Them - NPR, 2012.0826
http://www.npr.org/2012/08/26/159373972 ... -save-them

Green Belt Development 'Not Path to Economic Growth' - BBC News, 2012.0826
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19387961

West Africa Forest Biomass 'on Rise Despite Drought' - BBC News, 2012.0825
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19332960

Slipping Sustainability through the Back Door - Sierra Club, 2012.0824
http://www.sierraclubgreenhome.com/unca ... back-door/

Sustainable Design Makes Offices Work Smarter - The Atlantic, 2012.0824
http://www.theatlantic.com/sponsored/ba ... ter/261478

Canadian High Arctic Research Station Moves Forward - Nature, 2012.0824
http://blogs.nature.com/news/2012/08/ca ... rward.html

Republican National Convention to Bring Traffic Gridlock in Tampa - TruckingInfo, 2012.0823
http://www.truckinginfo.com/news/news-d ... s_id=77820

UHC Awarded LEED Certification for Chicago Headquarters - Sacramento Bee, 2012.0822
http://www.sacbee.com/2012/08/22/474816 ... ation.html

LEED Platinum Passive House in Taos - Jetson Green, 2012.0818
http://www.jetsongreen.com/2012/08/leed ... exico.html
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