Personal tools
log in | join | help
Sections

LiveModern: Your Best Modern Home

LiveModern is an online community for modern, sustainable housing design, products and services. Join our community to find design and share ideas. The best and brightest are highlighted here.



 

 


Passive House isn't just for buildings; it works for boats too

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Dec 05, 2017 01:06 AM
Editorial Rating: 1 2 3 4 5
Average Rating: 1 2 3 4 5 ( 0 votes)

The Nanuq, going north in PolarQuest 2018, demonstrates all the virtues of Passive House [...]

Read More…


Almost all successful cities are clamping down on private cars and promoting bikes

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Dec 05, 2017 01:06 AM
Editorial Rating: 1 2 3 4 5
Average Rating: 1 2 3 4 5 ( 0 votes)

And the drivers don't like it one bit, but it is the only way to deal with [...]

Read More…


Learn about the transformation of an old house (and its owners) in Midori Haus

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Dec 05, 2017 01:06 AM
Editorial Rating: 1 2 3 4 5
Average Rating: 1 2 3 4 5 ( 0 votes)

First Chie Kawahara renovated a house to Passive House standards; then she wrote a book about [...]

Read More…


Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante drastically cut by Presidential decree

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Dec 05, 2017 01:06 AM
Editorial Rating: 1 2 3 4 5
Average Rating: 1 2 3 4 5 ( 0 votes)

But this won't go down without a [...]

Read More…


Just what we needed dept: A car so black that it absorbs all the light

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Dec 02, 2017 01:06 AM
Editorial Rating: 1 2 3 4 5
Average Rating: 1 2 3 4 5 ( 0 votes)

But hey, cyclists and pedestrians, don't forget the high [...]

Read More…


Can a "Life Sticker" prevent door prizes?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Dec 02, 2017 01:06 AM
Editorial Rating: 1 2 3 4 5
Average Rating: 1 2 3 4 5 ( 0 votes)

Just what we needed: more magical thinking about techno-fixes instead of safe infrastructure and driver [...]

Read More…


Your McMansion with your big open kitchen is a firetrap

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Dec 02, 2017 01:06 AM
Editorial Rating: 1 2 3 4 5
Average Rating: 1 2 3 4 5 ( 0 votes)

According to UL study, "It [...]

Read More…


Canadian charity is building social housing to PassiveHouse standard

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Dec 01, 2017 01:06 AM
Editorial Rating: 1 2 3 4 5
Average Rating: 1 2 3 4 5 ( 0 votes)

Indwell is doing remarkable things in and around Hamilton, [...]

Read More…


What should we call a Leafy Neckdown? (Survey)

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Dec 01, 2017 01:06 AM
Editorial Rating: 1 2 3 4 5
Average Rating: 1 2 3 4 5 ( 0 votes)

The leaves are falling and presenting a new opportunity for tactical [...]

Read More…


It's 1900 in Germany. What will the world look like in 2000?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Dec 01, 2017 01:06 AM
Editorial Rating: 1 2 3 4 5
Average Rating: 1 2 3 4 5 ( 0 votes)

Another great set of cards that get a lot of things [...]

Read More…


 

 

 
 
 

Website migration, maintenance and customization provided by Grafware.