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Chicago green roof
Urban planning

Toronto Bylaw to Mandate Green Roofs

...green space. Green roofs contribute to cleaner air, cleaner water, and become a sanctuary for people, birds and insects in an otherwise polluted, concrete and a...

Bosco Verticale, The World's First Vertical Forest
Architecture

Bosco Verticale, the world's first vertical forest

...green and few are severely overpopulated. Even in our larger urban centres, for the most part a fair amount of green space permeates the cityscape. Whether...

Mountain Equipment Co-op Head Office
Architecture

2015 Award Winning Project: Mountain Equipment Co-op Head Office

...spaces. The project has been tailored to its inhabitants, offering up environmental features as a way to enhance their day-to-day working life. The green roof i...

Tiny Houses for Sale, Plans, how to Build all here at EcoHome
Urban planning

Tiny Houses - The first official Tiny Home Eco Village in Canada gets approval in Okotoks

...green space in a public/private partnership, for the eventual development of a three phase project covering a total 10 hectare Eco-Village. At the regular ...

Okanagan College
LEED Certification

Recognition keeps coming for one of world’s most sustainable buildings

...Green Building Council. (LEED stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design. It is globally recognized as a means of assessing green building practic...

Earth Day 50th Anniversary April 22 2020 - Ecohome
Climate Change

Earth Day 50th Anniversary is the 22 April 2020 - What's the History, and How can we all Help?

...Green Insulation Product Choices , Green Technology Choices for Heating & Ventilation inc Smart Controls , Low VOC Green Paint & Interior Finishes , Green Exter...

Tiny Houses now Legal in Washington State

Tiny Houses - Washington State legalizes tiny homes & Eco-villages for Affordable Housing in WA

...Green" option for a permanent residence, to EcoHome's mind some stance needs to be taken on their construction integrity and performance. Depending on thei...

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