Page E1 . 12 January 2005       
ArchitectureWeek - Environment Department
NEWS   |   DESIGN   |   BUILDING   |   DESIGN TOOLS   |   ENVIRONMENT   |   CULTURE
< Prev Page Next Page >
 
ENVIRONMENT
 
  •  
  • Green Building Does Portland
     
  •  
  • Natural Light in the Library

    [an error occurred while processing this directive]
    AND MORE
      Current Contents
      Blog Center
      Download Center
      New Products
      Products Guide
      Classic Home
      Architecture Forum
      Architects Directory
      Topics Library
      Complete Archive
      Web Directory
      About ArchWeek
      Search
      Subscribe & Contribute
      Free Newsletters
       

     
    QUIZ
     
    NEXT WEEK
      [an error occurred while processing this directive]

    ENVIRONMENT THIS WEEK

    ArchWeek Image

    GREEN BUILDING DOES PORTLAND

    "Welcome to Portland, the city that gets it," said U.S. Green Building Council president and CEO Rick Fedrizzi as he opened the 2004 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo. "I want you to think about what they've done here and take it back with you to your cities and towns."

    Continue...

    ArchWeek Image

    NATURAL LIGHT IN THE LIBRARY

    The use of natural light in libraries has traditionally been understood as a desirable building feature and a hallmark of good library design. When skillfully introduced, daylight creates an ambience of quiet contemplation and visual comfort, and links the modern library user psychologically with the pretechnological past.

    Continue...

    More Environment

    EPA Makes its Largest Green Power Purchase to Date — U. S. Environmental Protection Agency, 2005.0111

    Hip, Small, and Green - The Tiny Abode Is All the Rage — ENN, 2005.0110

    U.S. Green Building Council Aligns with Industry on PVC — Healthy Building News, 2005.0109

    A Natural, Inside and Out — Los Angeles Times, 2005.0106

    Attorney Plans Environmentally Friendly Office — Palm Beach Post, 2005.0105

    From Countertops to Carpets, Home Decor Gets Eco-Friendly — Newsday, 2004.1223

    Energy Performance Contracting Returns for Federal Facilities — Con.WEB, 2004.1222

    Man's Creations Sit Lightly on Landscape — Iowa City Press-Citizen, 2004.1219

    Coro's 'Green' Interior Goes Gold — Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 2004.1218

    If It's Not LEED, Can It Still Be Green? — Environmental Building News, 2004.1217

    Interest from Smart Businesses in Green Roofs Is Growing — Buildings.com, 2004.1215

    Humidify Your Buildings — Buildings.com, 2004.1215

    New Grayslake Homes Aim to Combat Sprawl — Chicago Tribune, 2004.1215

    Cradle to Cradle to Washington — Forbes.com, 2004.1215

    Japan's Aichi, a Model 'Green' City — Star Online, 2004.1214

    Note: Pages will open in a new browser window
    External sites are not endorsed by ArchitectureWeek.

    Library : more Green Design and Building

    Environment Last Week

    Environment Department Archive

    Special thanks to our Sustaining Subscribers.
     
    < Prev Page Next Page > Send this to a friend       Subscribe       Contribute       Media Kit       Privacy       Comments
    ARCHWEEK   |   GREAT BUILDINGS   |   DISCUSSION   |   NEW BOOKS   |   FREE 3D   |   SEARCH
    http://www.ArchWeek.com/environment.html
    © 2005 Artifice, Inc. - All Rights Reserved