Architects recognize Virginia's Brock Center for outstanding environmental performance
May 15, 2017, 1:29 p.m. by Ken Edelstein
Building's 'regenerative' design key to net zero energy and waste.
In 'Drawdown,' Paul Hawken ditches the rhetoric to offer 100 practical climate solutions
May 4, 2017, 8:54 a.m. by Ken Edelstein
Three years of research by 70 scholars focuses on fixes rather than fighting.
The Living Building Challenge confronts us with a profound question
March 22, 2017, 8:27 a.m. by Ken Edelstein
A different kind of environmental standard for buildings seeks to rebuild our very concept of what a green building should be.
Ray Anderson, noted environmentalist, passes away at 77
August 8, 2011, 10:13 p.m. by Ken Edelstein
CEO of Interface and author of 'Confessions of a Radical Industrialist' leaves an eco-legacy.
Planet Pundit: Bill McKibben's planet is too much like Earth
September 26, 2010, 2:47 p.m. by Ken Edelstein
What the White House pilgrimage of the writer, activist and visionary tells us.
Planet Pundit: Climate change evokes the battle over slavery
July 26, 2010, 6:43 a.m. by Ken Edelstein
Don’t laugh at the analogy. It makes more sense than you think.
Planet Pundit: The dark side of electronic efficiency
July 19, 2010, 7:14 a.m. by Ken Edelstein
Increasingly efficient computers belie the truth that our virtual world is using more and more electricity.
The government will pay you $1,000 to adopt a wild horse
The story behind kudzu, the vine that's still eating the South
19 weird and wonderful turtle and tortoise species
10 of the top U.S. cities for nature lovers
Tortoise 'marriage' ends after 115 years
A fire chief comforts a dog who refuses to leave his trapped owner's side