LafargeHolcim Awards for Sustainable Construction open for entries: call for exemplary sustainable construction projects, visionary design concepts – bold ideas from the Next Generation.
Shaming flying doesn’t significantly reduce emissions – but applying Canadian innovation to aviation sustainability can have a global impact.
The U.S. military, and the federal government in general, are increasingly taking measures to ensure a robust response whenever and wherever the call arises. That includes ensuring water and power supply resilience, safety system effectiveness, and infrastructure security, in spite of any natural hazard or man-made threats. In short, reducing vulnerabilities to these critical resources, as well as providing valuable training in relevant disciplines, helps keep America safe.
Customers will receive a “bring-your-own-tumbler” discount for each purchase made with a reusable cup.
Skidmore Owings and Merrill have proposed a sustainable skyscraper design in Paris, France. At 180 meters high, the structure is rumored to be “one of the most sustainable buildings in Europe.” The master plan for the project does not only incorporate smart technology and zero-energy frameworks, but it also seeks to establish a direct connection with nature though green balconies, a sky garden and an accessible bridge to the River Seine. In between the tower and the bridge, SOM plans for a LED-lit “timber-framed rotunda.”