September 22, 2019

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Establishing a Greener, Healthier Los Angeles

Experts from leading sustainable technology and energy efficiency companies gathered at Goodwill Southern California's Community Enrichment Center on Thursday, May 22 to participate...

Skanska Offers Investors a Green Bond

The property company will diversify its investor base thanks to a new bond to fund green commercial developments.

Why Smart Streetlights are the Gateway Drug for Smart Grids (and Smart Cities)

By replacing old-fashioned bulbs with LEDs, cities can save 40-70% on their street lighting energy bills. SmartGridNews.

Saving Our Cities: Creating a 15-Year Sustainability Plan

The IPCC says we have 15 years to save the climate. It's time for cities and business to team up on that goal.

Real Estate Benchmark Takes Sustainability to Capital Markets

GRESB's goal is to provide real estate investors with the tools needed to monitor and manage sustainability performance. GreenBiz.

Green Builders Weather Storms

Green homes comprised 23% of the overall residential construction market in 2013 and are expected to grow. EL.

Can Big Business Step Up to the Challenge of a New Urban Agenda?

UN–Habitat calls for a new compact with the private sector to contribute to post-2015 SDGs. Philip Monaghan reports on Talkback.

Hemp and Straw: Cutting the Risk of Renewable Materials

Used for thatching and other traditional building techniques, natural materials are experiencing a renaissance. Guardian.

Los Angeles Becomes First Major City To Require 'Cool Roofs'

The Council unanimously passed a building code requiring new and refurbished homes to have sunlight-reflecting roofs. ThinkProgress.

Nike's New Shanghai Store is Made From 100 Percent Trash

The building is made of 5,278 aluminum cans, 2,000 yards of tension cables and 2,000 post consumer recycled water bottles. 3p.




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