The huge carbon footprint of cement (and what we can do about it)
January 27, 2016, 8:15 a.m. by Sami Grover
Cement manufacturing contributes 5 percent of global carbon emissions. But what if it could become part of the solution?
Fresh concerns raised over Leonardo DiCaprio's eco-resort
January 24, 2016, 3:44 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Developers behind the 104-acre sustainable project in Belize promise to consider all concerns ahead of construction in 2017.
Just another brick in the wall? Free-form stonework breaks the mold
January 12, 2016, 7:23 a.m. by Catie Leary
Johnny Clasper creates mesmerizing hand-built walls, mosaics and sculptural landscapes that transform stone into a flowing, fluid medium.
Lessons from 2015: We have to rethink how we talk about efficiency and green building
December 31, 2015, 6:57 a.m. by Lloyd Alter
We can't just build better; we have to change the way we live.
D.C. politician wants tiny houses for millennials .... 1,000 of them
November 13, 2015, 6:40 p.m. by Matt Hickman
While the new bill likely won't pass as is, it does highlight the District's dearth of affordable housing.
This cedar tree-studded Swiss high-rise will probably smell amazing
November 11, 2015, 9:49 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Why move to the woods when you can live in a tower that doubles as a coniferous forest?
Townhouses replace racehorses at San Mateo redevelopment site
November 10, 2015, 2:10 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Judging by sales, transit-oriented Bay Meadows is a success right out of the gates.
The Beacon: LED chandelier is a dazzling, data-driven showstopper
October 26, 2015, 5:55 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Pittsburgh's newest high-rise displays building performance stats in a most stunning manner.
Stevens Institute of Technology takes 2015 Solar Decathlon by storm
October 19, 2015, 9 a.m. by Matt Hickman
The third time's a charm for the resiliency-minded contender from New Jersey.
Here comes the agrihood: A taste of California's new farm-to-fork community
October 2, 2015, 6:50 p.m. by Matt Hickman
At The Cannery, the greens are reserved for tasting, not teeing off.
Massive 3-D printer pumps out affordable, mud-based housing
September 25, 2015, 4:11 p.m. by Matt Hickman
An Italian printing studio takes the concept of dirt cheap housing to an entirely new level.