architecture

How would John Cusack in "High Fidelity" pay tribute to his most unforgettable innovators? Through a countdown list, of course! For this Memorial Day retrospective, we reached back into the archive, plucked the skeletons from our virtual closets,... Read More
KQED/Quest
An explosion in green building is underway, with cleverly engineered libraries, office buildings, even public housing projects popping up across the Bay Area, and championed as much by landlords trying to cut energy and water costs as by... Read More
From hospital Administrator to Green Builder...I have found my passion.
The fight between Edison and Tesla continues. AC adapters or AC to DC Inverters? the idea is to have a dual-power-type grid system. Xolargy is consultant group who specialise in alternative energy problem solving and design solutions studio. These... Read More
Magnum Energy Solutions LLC is a wireless technology company. The Venergy Control System and building energy management systems has the most innovative, advanced and adaptable system on the market today and we constantly strive to be the industry... Read More
The Eco-safe Top Slider Window safely allows air to circulate indoors. This window can be safely left open during the daytime and cool nighttime hours, totally cutting down the use of air conditioning in the warm spring, autumn, and summer months.... Read More
Planet Forward and PBS explore how the Empire State Building is greening its giant footprint.
I envision solar panels that would overlap and interlock to be used as roofing tiles. They would interconnect using integrated connectors instead of wires or cables. These tiles would be made in standard sizes and shapes for easy removal and... Read More
George Washington University-School of Media and Public Affairs
Usually, the Sun's rays would melt ice instead of make it. This ice-skating rink in Maryland uses over 2,500 solar panels on its roof to offset the high energy costs of maintaining indoor ice year-round!
Planet Forward
What if we could save more energy and lower the costs of home ownership, simply by constructing them in a smarter way? The Habitat for Humanity organization is doing just that when constructing their new projects.

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