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    A STYLISH SUSTAINABILITY

    In the 1920s, after working with Frank Lloyd Wright for several years, architect Rudolf Schindler pioneered a new kind of residence in Southern California. Schindler's work, while exhibiting some formal attributes of the International Style, was tempered by a sensitivity to the environment.

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    PLAYFUL PV IN ROME

    At the Children's Museum of Rome, a partly see-through photovoltaic (PV) roof brings new levels of meaning to everyday childhood experience of playing in the sun.

    One of the museum's central mandates is to heighten awareness of the quality of urban life through "a transparent guided itinerary" of everyday activities. Its new photovoltaic roof, designed by Abbate e Vigevano Architetti, gives form to this mandate.

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    More Environment

    EPA Launches "Energy Star" Public Awareness Campaign — BuildingOnline, 2001.1114

    New Study Fuels Fresh Debate over Arsenic-Treated Lumber — Building Online, 2001.1114

    CDC Report on "Built Environment" Misses the Mark — National Association of Home Builders, 2001.1113

    Groundbreaking for Municipal Museum's Water-Wise Garden — Excite, 2001.1113

    More Homeowners Are 'Seeing Green' — BusinessWire at Excite, 2001.1112

    Energy Star Product Expo Brings Efficiency to Market — DOE, 2001.1107

    Senate Can Help Consumers, Reduce Energy Consumption with Tax Credits for Energy-Efficient Homes — National Assocation of Home Builders Press Release, 2001.1105

    U.S. Adds New Duty On Canadian Lumber Shipments — BuildingOnline, 2001.1106

    Sustainability Stands Tall — DesignArchitecture, 2001.1105

    Engineer Issues Call For Data For Building Performance Study — ENR, 2001.1105

    EPA Limit Arsenic in Drinking Water to 10 Parts Per Billion — ENR, 2001.1102

    Army Design and Construction Goals: Be Sustainable! — AIArchitect, 2001.1102 Edition

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