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10 Resources For Keepin' It Cool Shopper's Guide

by Cambria Bold (editorial@apartmenttherapy.com) from Re-Nest  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:13 AM
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With record high temperatures across the US, it looks like we’ll all be seeking out ways to stay cool this weekend. To help you beat the heat, check out these shopping guides for everything from fans to fridges, as well as some tips for purchasing and [...]

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DesignBuildBluff: Sustainable Student Work

by from Recent Posts by TreeHugger's Lloyd Alter, Toronto  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:13 AM
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Images credit designbuiltBLUFF I was happy to see DesignBuildBLUFF get exposure in Inhabitat and Archdaily recently; TreeHugger gave them a Best of Green Award this year for Best Student Work, and they won the People's Choice Award too. [...]

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The History and Design of the Bathroom Part 8: Pulling It All Together

by from Recent Posts by TreeHugger's Lloyd Alter, Toronto  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:13 AM
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Images and drawings by Lloyd Alter Over the last few weeks I have tried to pull all of the disparate ideas for the bathroom together and come up with a functional and practical set of ideas. Here is a summary of them all, in one bathroom that you can't [...]

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Axis Mundi Turns Highrise Into Neighborhoods At MoMA Tower

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:13 AM
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Why can't highrises be more like lowrises, with individuality and [...]

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Endurawood: Sustainable, FSC-Certified Wood Products Store Profile

by Cambria Bold (editorial@apartmenttherapy.com) from Re-Nest  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:13 AM
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Portland-based Endurawood designs custom, sustainable wood products for the home, including countertops, dining tables and cabinets. As one of the first businesses in the country to adopt the Forest Stewardship Council’s group chain-of-custody [...]

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Congress Goes Through With Ban On Green Building at Department of Defense

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:13 AM
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Can this government do any more damage to the green [...]

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Business Academy Supporting Green Entrepreneurs in the Bay Area

by Green Chamber of Commerce  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:13 AM
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Hosted by Green for All and the University of Phoenix Date: Thursday September 29th and Friday September 30th Where: San Jose, CA Location: University of Phoenix – San Jose Learning Center 3590 N. First Street San Jose, CA 95134 Time: [...]

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Interview with Green Chamber Member: Cultivating Capital

by Lesley Lammers  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:13 AM
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Carolina Miranda, Founder of Cultivating Capital, speaks about harnessing the entrepreneurial power of women-owned businesses and consulting them to be leaders in sustainability practices and online marketing practices… LL: Tell me about the founding [...]

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Vertical Farms: Not Just Green Eye Candy, They Can Actually Work

by from Recent Posts by TreeHugger's Lloyd Alter, Toronto  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:13 AM
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All images courtesy Gordon Graff Vertical farms have become a popular meme since Mike first wrote about them in 2005 and I first showed Gordon Graff's Sky Farm four years ago. Since then I became somewhat dubious about them, agreeing with Adam [...]

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Energy Independence Begins with Home Solar Power Storage Systems

by Guest Contributor from Green Building Elements  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:13 AM
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About the author: Lorna Li is Editor in Chief of Green Marketing TV and Entrepreneurs for a Change, where she enjoys writing about green business and marketing Energy independence is a growing trend in the U.S. Most of the time it refers to America’s [...]

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