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    STONE GREEN

    Architects Busby Perkins+Will and KEEN Engineering, which is now part of Stantec, combined multiple green strategies within a single project to achieve Canada's first LEED Gold certification for new construction for the City of White Rock Operations Building in British Columbia.

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    NOTTINGHAM HOPKINS

    In the spring of 2000, The Architectural League of New York launched an exhibition, "Ten Shades of Green," with Peter Buchanan as curator. Its purpose was to showcase examples of sustainable buildings that demonstrate some or all of ten aspects of green design including low energy/ high performance, renewable sources, recycling, embodied energy, long life, connection to urban context, and occupant health and happiness. Editor

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    PROTOTYPE RECOVERY

    In August 2006, Global Green USA announced the winner of the Sustainable Design Competition for New Orleans. The project, by Andrew Kotchen, Matthew Berman, and their New York office workshop/apd will be built in the Holy Cross Neighborhood to set an example both for supportive community housing in the beleaguered city and for sustainability in residential design in general.

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    More Environment

    Energy-Saving Spotlight Falls on Building Sector — People's Daily Online, 2006.1108

    Where the Corner Bakery Is Sure to Be Organic — New York Times, 2006.1108

    Designing in the Desert — BusinessWeek.com, 2006.1108

    Under Construction: The Green Property Insurance Market — Insurance Journal, 2006.1107

    New Campus Architecture Fails to Meet Green Standards — Daily Princetonian, 2006.1107

    Environmental Considerations for Printing Plants — Editor & Publisher, 2006.1107

    Builders Pitch Green Standards — Tahoe Daily Tribune, 2006.1107

    Green Goes Glam in London — WorldChanging.com, 2006.1106

    Michael Sorkin Smells the Sulpher of Megacities — Archinect, 2006.1106

    'Green' Forum Targets Blighted Vacant Lots — Post-Gazette, 2006.1106

    Can McMansions Be McGreen? — Post-Gazette, 2006.1106

    Using Less Energy Has Many Payoffs, Engineer Says — Mlive.com, 2006.1106

    Habitat for Humanity, Design Center Team Up for Project — NWAnews.com, 2006.1106

    Earth-Friendly, City-Owned Subdivision Sprouts Homes — Charleston Post and Courier, 2006.1105

    Buildings Add Touch of Green — CommercialAppeal.com, 2006.1105

    Auto Manufacturer Strikes LEED's Gold — Pollution Engineering, 2006.1105

    Energy Efficiency Now Key for Homeowners — Tennesseean.com, 2006.1105

    New Regulations for Green Construction — SecaucusReporter.com, 2006.1105

    Visions of Manhattan: For the City, 100-Year Makeovers — New York Times, 2006.1104

    Group Planning Model Campus — GJSentinel.com, 2006.1103

    Water Flows from Rooftop to Rain Garden — The Outlook Online, 2006.1103

    Homeowners Want Efficient Energy Options — Asbury Park Press, 2006.1102

    New School Friendly to Environment — DailyPress.com, 2006.1102

    Herman Miller Facility Earns LEED-CI Gold — Interior Design, 2006.1102

    Green Design Research Unites Institute Across Disciplines — MIT Press Release, 2006.1101

    Lower Manhattan Goes Green — Inhabit, 2006.1101

    International Tour Visits Straw-Bale Housing Project in China — AlertNet, 2006.1101

    Plastics and the 2005 Energy Policy Act — Jobwerx, 2006.1101

    House Showcases Environmentally Friendly Home Building — Nation's Building News, 2006.1101

    Energy-Efficient Schools Lower Costs, Increase Test Scores — American Institute of Architects press release, 2006.1031

    PICADA Project Go-Head for Cement That Cleans the Air — Construction & Maintenance, 2006.1031

    Industry Comment on the Stern Review — World Architecture News, 2006.1031

    SBIC Receives National Institute of Building Sciences Award — FM Link, 2006.1030

    Tahoe Science Lab Goes for Platinum-LEED — AIArchitect, 2006.1027

    The Greening of the Los Angeles Unified School District — LA CityBeat, 2006.1026

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