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It is 2017. In this time and age of plenty, no one should be dying of starvation… Not when hundreds of tons of food waste ends up in landfills on a daily basis in the more fortunate parts of the world. But shockingly, millions of people today are facing one of the worst famines in […]

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The term ‘sustainability’ is quite in vogue these days, with everyone from big corporate houses to small businesses talking about this relatively new concept. But do you know what sustainability actually means? Table of Contents Sustainability: Meaning10 sustainable practices for your home that are easy on the pocket too!Let the sun shine… inside your home too Go […]

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Working from home can be pretty lonely at times. There are moments when you desperately need to share your latest success with someone or just need someone to talk to in order to release some stress. Being cooped up in your bedroom office for endless hours can often be a little daunting. Enter the new […]

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Where is the Global Green Building Industry Headed? Study Finds Global Green Building is Expected to Double by 2018. The global green building is expected to double every three years, according to a Dodge Data & Analytics World Green Building Trends 2016 SmartMarket Report? Conducted in 70 countries, the report found that emerging economies like China, India […]

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AIA COTE TOP 10 doesn’t need an introduction but ever wondered what sustainability criteria is used to judge the best projects?   The green building industry’s best known awards program for sustainable design, AIA COTE’s Top Ten Green Projects, was established as a means towards recognizing and learning from the exemplars of sustainable buildings. The […]

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As promoters of sustainable design innovations, The American Institute of Architects Committee on the Environment (AIA COTE) expanded its scope 3 years ago when it created the top Ten Top for Students awards. As standards in sustainability continue to grow, the program fosters leadership and experience in the field.  AIA COTE, in partnership with the […]

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In recent years, one subject that has almost every country in the world worried is climate change. No matter what the US President elect and surprisingly, a majority of Americans think [according to a report, only 48% of Americans believe that the Earth is warming mostly due to human activity], climate change is REAL and is […]

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GBRI collaborates with I-believe for the “Change Begins With Me” Campaign in support of “Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda” New York, NY, December 29, 2016 (Newswire.com) – ​​​The Green Building Research Institute (GBRI) collaborated with the nonprofit I-believe for the “Change Begins With Me” Campaign in support of “Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda […]

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