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Does buying in bulk save money, or is it a false economy?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Sep 26, 2017 01:06 AM
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It is a subsidy to people with cars living in the suburbs by the poor, the singles, the seniors, the urban, the [...]

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Which makes a better home, a shipping container or an A-frame?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Sep 26, 2017 01:06 AM
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Two articles look at the two technologies; each has its own strengths and [...]

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Podcast: Lloyd Alter on House Planning Help about everything TreeHugger

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Sep 26, 2017 01:06 AM
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We go on about size, price per square foot, location and [...]

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Howard Lane

Mid Century Modern by Howard Lane

by Tyler  (modern blog) — Sep 25, 2017 01:06 AM
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This Howard Lane built home is currently on the market. Lane, FAIA. was a student of Mies van der Rohe in Chicago. The Schustack Residence in Hollywood Hills California was built in 1957. I appreciate that the house has been so well kept all of these [...]

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haiku for the book "Richard Meier" by Claudia Conforti and Marzia Marandola

by bubba of the bubbles (noreply@blogger.com) from austin cubed  (build blog) — Sep 24, 2017 01:06 AM
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whiter than flat whiteand more Corbu than Corbujewels on the landscape...This is a whisper of a book about our favorite living Modern architect I picked up at Half Price. And even if he wasn't living, he would still be among our favorites. Back when the [...]

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87 percent of Dutch cyclists killed while on e-bikes were over 60 years old

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Sep 23, 2017 01:06 AM
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Are e-bikes inherently more dangerous? Or are their older riders inherently more [...]

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Sunlight Solutions – The Economic Benefits of Installing Solar Panels

by admin from My Green Home Blog  (green blog) — Sep 23, 2017 01:06 AM
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    Does it seem like the cost of everything is going up nowadays? Groceries are expensive, gasoline is overpriced, and the electric bill is exorbitant. There is one way to lower the cost of the electric bill, and it is also an eco-friendly option [...]

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It's a rule of the road: When it is easy to drive, people drive.

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Sep 22, 2017 01:06 AM
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But when it is slow and inconvenient to drive, even cranky right wing columnists turn to [...]

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13 storey tower built of sustainably harvested Brazilian wood

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Sep 22, 2017 01:06 AM
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Brazil is often in Treehugger because of illegal logging and deforestation. Not this [...]

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Taking back the streets: Streetfilms explains Tactical Urbanism

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Sep 21, 2017 01:08 AM
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You've read the book; now watch the [...]

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