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Sustainable Cities

Life is full of opportunities, if you are too focused on your percieved goal in life you run the risk of missing chances to meet new people and learn new things. I am glad that I was in the right … Continue reading

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An insulated house

Few homeowners would think of insulating their house when temperatures go into the twenties but good insulation is beneficial in both winter and summer. I am taking this opportunity to discuss some pros and cons to different types of green … Continue reading

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Challenges and possible obstacles for the future of green homes

First off, congratulations to Carver + Schicketanz¬†on achieving LEED Platinum with their home retrofit project in Carmel, CA. ¬†Reading about the house gave me the idea of writing about LEED homes, so here we are. The uptake of LEED in … Continue reading

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