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    ENVIRONMENTAL CENTER IN GEORGIA

    Architects designing educational centers for environmental organizations bear a special responsibility to make their medium part of the message. The new Gwinnett Environmental & Heritage Center (GEHC) in Buford, Georgia, designed by Lord, Aeck & Sargent, is a lesson in itself about energy and water conservation.

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    REMODELING NATURALLY

    Many people start a home remodeling project by designing an addition and selecting finish materials. But if your goal is to live in harmony with nature, you need to begin with something more basic: a personal strategy for weaving your needs together with the natural elements available at your site.

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    BUILDING POTENTIAL

    In the rolling hills just east of Austin, Texas, a small compound of experimental buildings makes up the Center for Maximum Potential Building Systems (CMPBS). Here, Pliny Fisk III, his partner Gail Vittori, and a cadre of researchers and interns explore the depths of sustainable building.

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    Skyscraper as Role Model — ABC News, 2007.0307

    Big Homebuilders Lag on Green Building — New York Times, 2007.0307

    Green Roofs: Building for the Future — Alternet, 2007.0306

    Scientists Study Earth's Missing Crust — New York Times, 2007.0306

    Building a Greener Future — Duke University Press Release, 2007.0306

    Green Building Plants a New Image in Cityscape — Rocky Mountain News, 2007.0306

    Blue Ribbon Blueprint — News & Observer, 2007.0306

    Asian Air Pollution Affects Storms over Pacific — Seattle Post-Intelligencer, 2007.0306

    Brazil Biofuel Program Has Environmental Risks, Opportunities — International Herald Tribune, 2007.0306

    Debate Heats Up over Green Fund Fee — Maryland Daily Record, 2007.0306

    China's Wen Stresses Green Growth, Rural Welfare — Washington Post, 2007.0306

    NREL Scientists Win Prize for Super-Efficient Solar Cells — National Renewable Energy Laboratory press release, 2007.0306

    Green Building Tour: Green Building Surfaces — GreenOptions, 2007.0305

    VIA's Carbon-Free Computing — World Changing, 2007.0305

    Hurdle for Green Rules on House Renovation — The Age, 2007.0305

    First Green Building Rates Gold — Boston Globe, 2007.0304

    Nobel Nominee Says Global Warming a Human Rights Issue — Scotsman Online, 2007.0304

    Studio Built with Straw Is Showplace of Green — Flint Journal, 2007.0304

    Solar Home Lets in the Sun — OC Register, 2007.0303

    Virtual Tours Could Help Build Better Policy Decisions. — Nature, 2007.0302

    Australia's First Wave Power Plant Ready to Roll — MSNBC, 2007.0302

    Pittsburgh Evolves through Environmental Development — Revitalization Online, 2007.0301

    N.Y. Architects Go Green in Rebuilding New Orleans's Ninth Ward — New York Sun, 2007.0301

    The Energy Challenge: Pioneering Green Pays Off — EDC, 2007.0301

    Pella Corporation Earns Energy Efficiency Recognition — Pella Corporation press release, 2007.0301

    European Lighting Industry Agrees to Push Energy-Saving Bulbs — International Herald Tribune, 2007.0301

    DOE and EPA Recognize Whirlpool with Energy Star Award — Whirlpool Corporation press release, 2007.0301

    ASHRAE: LEED Needs Integrated Teamwork — Arab Business, 2007.0301

    Germany's Solarworld Plans Largest Solar Energy Plant in US — Jurnalo, 2007.0301

    B.C. Unwraps Energy Plan — Financial Post, 2007.0228

    Making Your Second Home Green — New York Times, 2007.0228

    "Change Your Bulbs," Moscow Tells Residents — Reuters, 2007.0228

    Tax Breaks Proposed for Landowners Who Offer Habitats — Great Falls Tribune, 2007.0228

    Feel Right at Home While Going Green — Denver Post, 2007.0228

    Green Building Design Challenge — Earth Times, 2007.0228

    USGBC Punts on PVC — Modern Plastics, 2007.0228

    U.S. Green Building Council to Purchase First Green Bonds — G Net, 2007.0228

    GBI Shares Climate Change Calculator with Green Community — EDC, 2007.0227

    Cardboard Tents: A Triumph of Green Entrepreneurship — Independent Digital, 2007.0226

    Britain's First Custom-Built Green Estate — Independent Digital, 2007.0225

    The New Kitchen Is Done. So Why Can't I Be Happy? — New York Times, 2007.0222

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